FDA Announcement Alerted Plaintiff to Actos Bladder Cancer
Patients taking the diabetes drug Actos for longer than 12 months may be at an increased risk of Actos bladder cancer. In June 2011, the FDA warned that studies had indicated a higher risk in those people taking Actos over those taking other similar drugs. Patients who have experienced these side effects have consulted a qualified Actos lawyer to determine if they are eligible to seek compensation for their injuries and medical bills by filing an Actos lawsuit.
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Michigan resident Orval Calvin Wright, represented by his Actos lawyer, filed an Actos side effects lawsuit on January 23, 2012 in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois. Clark claims that after taking Actos for several years to treat his type II diabetes, he was diagnosed with bladder cancer. It wasnвЂ™t until the June 10, 2011, FDA safety announcement about… “