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Information About Pradaxa and Pradaxa Lawsuits

The medical malpractice attorneys who work for Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C. are well aware of the dangers involved when using Pradaxa and we have been following the developments of the many debates and investigations concerning this subject closely so that we can provide as much information to people wanting to file Pradaxa claims as possible.

This is why, if you are looking to find an attorney to help you file your Pradaxa claim at any time, you should read the attached article entitled, Looking for a Pradaxa Injury Lawyer? without further delay today.

The article covers in more detail why you should choose the attorneys at Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C. to help you file your Pradaxa claim above and beyond any other attorney. For more information on Pradaxa, the dangerous health side-effects that can be had from taking the drug and what kind of situation might allow you to file a Pradaxa claim and receive compensation, keep reading...

What is Pradaxa and what is it used for?
Pradaxa is a blood-thinning drug that is given to patients who need help for various reasons to thin down their blood and prevent any kind of clotting. It is one of many blood-thinning drugs that are on the market at present, but was especially developed by the manufacturers, Boehringer Ingelheim, to replace the blood-thinning drug, warfarin.

Pradaxa was developed by Boehringer Ingelheim because it is supposedly easier to use than the likes of warfarin as it requires less monitoring.

However, the issue with Pradaxa, as the personal injury lawyers at Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C. are all too aware, is that warfarin can be quickly counteracted by doses of Vitamin K when abnormal bleeding problem occur. Whereas there is no such kind of quick-fix solution for people who are taking Pradaxa and then suddenly develop bleeding problems.

Indeed, the ability to be able to “fix” or “regulate” the development of abnormal bleeding in patients taking Pradaxa is in fact a problem which is shared by all of the newest kinds of blood thinner drugs on the market at present, including Xarelto, Eliquis and Lixiana, to name but a few.

What are the dangers linked to taking Pradaxa?
The problem with Pradaxa, which is a blood-thinning drug, is that it has been linked by studies undertaken by the FDA to blood-thinning on a grand scale, creating further health problems of a serious nature for the people who take the drug for other medical purposes.

The drug’s manufacturer, Boehringer Ingelheim, has already announced that it is investigating into deaths associated with Pradaxa, which clearly shows that the drug can have very serious affects on the health of the people who take it and this is why it is very important that you are thoroughly informed about the current climate before undertaking any kind of treatment related to the drug on any level.

Pradaxa, released in October 2010, has generated more consumer complaints for the FDA’s MedWatch than 98.7% of the other drugs on the market. The main problem is that Pradaxa has too much of an effect on clotting which, in turn, leads to hemorrhages. However, the FDA has also warned patients to immediately contact a medical expert or health provider if they notice any kind of problem related to bleeding on any level, including:

Unusual bleeding from the gums
Frequent nose bleeds
Unusually heavy menstrual or vaginal bleeding
Severe or uncontrolled bleeding when you cut yourself
Urine that is pink or brown in color
Stool that has the consistency of tar and / or is red or black in color
Bruises that cannot be explained and which get bigger over time
Coughing up blood or blood clots
Vomiting blood or other kinds of strange substances

How can you file a personal injury claim if you are a victim of the dangerous effects of Pradaxa?
Filing a Pradaxa injury claim can be made simple with the help of the personal injury lawyers who work for Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C. We make sure that we are fully aware of all the rules, processes and developments in this area so that you don’t have to be.

If you share the details of your Pradaxa claim with the lawyers at Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C., we will be able to assess your legal position within a very short space of time and we will then be able to advise you as to whether or not you have a claim worth pursuing, thanks to our detailed knowledge and experience in the area.

Irrespective of the US state in which you wish to file your Pradaxa claim, the lawyers at Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C. will be able to help you and we hope that you will contact us as soon as possible to get things into motion today.

For more detailed information on the Pradaxa injury lawyers who work for Ketchmark and McCreight, P.C., read the attached article entitled, Looking for a Pradaxa Injury Lawyer?, without further delay. The article covers our particular skills and knowledge in more detail for your convenience and we hope that it encourages you to make contact with us in the very near future.

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