Boniva (Ibandronic acid) also marketed under the brand names Bondronat and Bonviva in a powerful drug produced by GlaxoSmithKline and prescribed for the treatment of osteoporosis. According to recent studies the taking of the medication have been linked to serious medical heath adverse effects including Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
(ONJ), also referred to as dead jaw, or osteomyelitis. While other studies have show an increase risk of bone fractures. Furthermore, in 2008 the FDA issued a warning
of the risk of severe joint and muscle pain.
Injured Party Compensation
: Victims of serious medical issues caused by the use of defective prescription medication
may be entitled to full and just complications for their injuries. Monetary compensation is based on various factors; claimants are usually entitled to recovery for
Serious medical injuries caused by the use of Booniva:
Boniva Injury Lawsuits – How to Win Your Case in the Court of Law
- All medical and rehabilitation expenses stemming from the use of Boniva, including medical conditions which were worsened by the dangerous medication
- Loss of income and future loss of income
- Cost for care including home and nursing care because of incapacitation resulting form the use of Boniva
- Pain and Suffering and emotional distress
- Punitive Damages Where Possible
Cases against major pharmaceutical drug manufacturers for adverse effects cause by defective drugs is a complicated task for most personal injury attorneys in the county. Such claims require intense devotion to the practice of law, and large quantities of human capital and expertise.
Generally there are three distinct claim for defects which can be brought forth by a plaintiff injured by a dangerous drug. (1) Defect in the original intended design (2) Defect in the manufacturing process so that the final produced drug in more dangerous than the original intended design (3) Failure to warn defect otherwise referred to as labeling defect.
Finding the Right Attorney
: The Downtown LA Law Firm is Nationally recognized for taking on some of the most challenging defective product claims in the county. If you have like to speak to one of our attorneys call (888) 649-7166