The dangerous drug attorneys at the Law Offices of Gregory Krasovsky provide legal support and representation to any plaintiff seeking to pursue a legitimate Lovenox lawsuit. In order to successfully take on big pharmaceutical companies, it is necessary to have a competent Lovenox lawyer to better help you secure a Lovenox settlement. For more information, contact a Lovenox attorney to schedule a free consultation and learn what our attorneys can do for you and your case.
Lovenox, which is generically known as enoxaparin sodium, is an anticoagulant drug used to for treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. It is manufactured by Sanofi and is generally administered by injection. Often, this drug will be prescribed by doctors following hip replacement, knee replacement, and abdominal surgery. The most serious Lovenox adverse effect is the possibility of fatal blood clots.
Lovenox side effects include, but are not limited to:
- Fatal Blood Clots
- Bloody Urine
- Tarry Stool
- Shortness of Breah
Lovenox has been recalled in a number of European nations, including France, Sweden, and Spain after contaminated samples were found. The Food and Drug Administration has not yet initiated a recall, even though there has been a siginificant number of Lovenox-related deaths in the United States. Many of the deaths occured because a contaminant that was found in Lovenox shipments. The contaminant was apparently some Chinese plant, which was an ingredient to make Heparin. There has not been sufficient oversight of many of the drug-manufacturing facilities, especially those that buy from unscrupulous Chinese vendors.
The attorneys at this Lovenox law firm believe that drugs should not cause the same ailments that they are meant to cure. If you or your loved one has been injured as a result of taking Lovenox, you might be entitled to compensation. Contact our attorneys today to schedule a free consultation.