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New Jersey Actos Lawyers

New Jersey Actos Lawyers

Pioglitazone, commonly known as Actos, is an oral medication which helps to control blood sugar levels in people suffering from type 2 diabetes. It is produced by Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Since it first cropped up on the market in 1999, Actos diabetic pill has been linked to many negative and harmful side effects. In June 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a drug safety alert warning that the use of Actos for more than one year can directly be linked to bladder cancer, congestive heart failure, kidney damage, liver damage, and bone fracture.

Symptoms of Actos-related cancer:
• Difficulty and pain in urination
• Frequent urination
• Urinary tract infection
• Blood appearing in urine
• Inability to urinate

Other Pioglitazone drugs include:

• Actoplus Met
• Actoplus Met XR
• Actos
• Duetact
• Pioglitazone
• Pioglitazone Hydrochloride and Metformin Hydrochloride

If you are one of the millions of people that took the diabetes medication Actos, and you have been harmed by the use of this medication, you may be entitled to compensation. The financial, physical and psychological costs are high for someone suffering from any of the aforementioned conditions. Contact a drug injury attorney at O’Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble for a free no obligation consultation. You can simply contact us online or call 1-908-928-9200 or 1-800-586-5817.