Fosamax® Attorneys Jacksonville
FDA Recall, Warning or Action: The FDA has issued many warnings ranging from requiring additional labels be included in the drug packaging to written alerts to professionals in the medical field telling them to issue warnings.
Prescription drugs are often removed from pharmacy shelves after a cases of dangerous side effects are documented. Our law firm’s drug accident lawyers work diligently with researchers to pinpoint potentially harmful drugs, inaccurate warning labels, incomplete healthcare guidance, and device designs as well as known complications. Now and again, the manufacturer or marketer will have taken steps to remove the drug or device, or to label the product with adequate instructions or warnings.
Side Effects of Fosamax® Use
Fosamax® (alendronate) is grouped in a class of drugs known as bisphosphonates. They are thought to help increase bone density by slowing the process of bone breakdown which occurs naturally as people age. Possible side effects or negative patient outcomes include:
- Random Bone Breaks
- Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
- Debilitating Bone, Muscle, and Joint Pain
- Esophageal Cancer
- Increased Risk of Thigh Bone Fracture
NOTE: The drug manufacturing company Merck who produces the drug has been rebuked several times by the FDA for giving false advertisements related to the benefits of Fosamax®.
Our accident injury lawyers will document and quantify your injuries for compensation of emergency expenses, hospital bills, lost income, pain and suffering, future medical costs and all lasting injuries. If you lost a loved one or suffered severe injuries due to a dangerous drug, contact us at 904-251-1111 or 1-800-251-1111 for a FREE initial consultation.