The law offices of DTLA are investigating possible class action and single party claims against the manufacturers of testosterone treatments medications including Axiron topical solution for the development of severe medical complications associates with their use. Victims of severe side effects due to the use of Axiron underam liquid low testosterone treatment may be entitled to recovery for all harms suffered.
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Evidence Reveals Dangers Linked to Using Androgen Low Testosterone Treatment Medications
New evidence from several studies have shed light into an increase risk of cardiovascular and pulmonary harm in individuals who have taken low testosterone androgen based medications.
- Study One: This study composed of men over the age of 65 who used low testosterone medication for an extended period of time. This study found that the use of such medication ‘substantially increased the risk ” of heart attacks. View the study more in-depth here.
- Study Two: This study composed of young men with a history of heart disease who used low t medications. This study also found an substantially increased risk of heart attacks and death.
Some of the most severe medical side effects which may take place due to the use of Axiron include
- Heart Attacks – myocardial infarction
- Heart failure
- Strokes and blood clots
- Pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis
- Acute or chronic heart arrhythmia
Axiron Dangers Prompts Investigation into Class Actions Lawsuits
In response to growing evidence suggesting a causal link between the taking of testosterone therapy medications and heart disease the U.S. Food and Drug Safety Administration published a drug safety communication stating the agencies concern has prompted an investigation into the “risk of stroke, heart attack, and death in men taking FDA-approved testosterone products.” Furthermore the FDA has urged health care professionals and patients who have taken and are currently taking the medication to, ” report side effects involving prescription testosterone products to the FDA MedWatch program, using the information in the “Contact FDA” box at the bottom of the page”. More information on the FDA’s warning on the use testosterone therapy drugs here
Axiron Claims – What is a Class Action Lawsuit:
Class action lawsuits generally take place when there are a large number of victims with a nearly identical cause of action against an at fault party. In these type of lawsuits one victim is chosen as the class head and given the power to represent the claims of all other victims in the court of law. Class action lawsuits require certification by governing authorities. Certification of the class action lawsuits requires the showing of four basic elements present in the case.
1. Presence of a large number of victims.
2. Victims of a identical or nearly identical issue of fact or law with the at fault party
3. The class representative is able to adequately represent the claims of all other class members. In other words he has the legal resources to protect the right of the other members in the claim
4. The interests of the class representative align with those of the other class members.
Proving Fault in Unsafe Drug Side Effects Claims – Wining Your Case in the Court of Law
: Dangerous drug reaction cases can be difficult to prove in the court of law. In most cases product liability cases concerning unsafe drugs can be proven in one of three ways. (1) Defect caused by faulty research and design of the drug. (2) Defect in the manufacturing process of the drug so the produced and distributed product is more dangerous the product originally envisioned. (3) Failure to warn defect – failure to warn consumers of dangers and or recall the product one evidence of dangers has been discovered.
Attorney Consultation Available
: Our law firm provide free no cost and confidential legal consultations for all individuals who have suffered harm due to the use of Axiron and other testosterone treatment medications. Feel free to contact our law offices toll free (855)385-2529.
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