A Georgia Xarelto lawyer notes a lawsuit that claims the drug maker made and marketed a dangerous drug without properly testing or researching its safety. The complaint, filed by the estate of a Georgia man, is the latest in a growing list of lawsuits filed by plaintiffs making similar claims about the dangers Xarelto, a drug commonly used to treat and prevent blood clots. Affected patients and their families may be eligible to file a lawsuit and recover compensation for their injuries with the assistance of a Georgia Xarelto lawsuit attorney.
For more information, contact the Attorney Group for Georgia. We offer free, confidential, no obligation consultations. We can help answer your questions, and if you choose to pursue a case we can connect you with an affiliated Georgia Xarelto lawyer who can assist you throughout the legal process.
Severe Bleeding May Have Led to the Death of Georgia Man
The estate of a Georgia man seeks damages to cover attorneys’ fees, pre and post-judgment interest and related expenditures after the man suffered severe and permanent injuries and uncontrollable bleeding allegedly caused by the prescription drug Xarelto. According to The Louisiana Record, the lawsuit contends that the defendants failed to properly test, study or offer adequate instructions for using Xarelto, but that they continued to manufacture and market it anyway.
Defendants in the case include Janssen Research & Development LLC and Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., among others. Because of the defendants’ negligence, the suit alleges, the victim suffered mental anguish, pain, hospitalization and medical expenses and diminished quality of life, among other losses, prior to his death. Additional complaint details reveal that the victim took the anticoagulant drug for a period of less than a month, and that a trial by jury is sought by the plaintiff.
How a Georgia Xarelto Lawyer Can Help
Drug makers have a duty to provide safe products. If there are risks of harm associated with their products, they also must provide adequate warnings. If a drug maker fails to fulfill this duty, it could be held liable in lawsuits for injuries that may result.
People injured by bad drugs may be eligible to recover money for:
- Medical Expenses
- Lost Wages
- Pain and Suffering
The families of those who have died may be eligible to recover money for funeral expenses and the pain that comes with losing a loved one.
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