Factive Lawsuits: Nerve Damage
Commonly asked questions about Factive (gemifloxacin):
What Is Factive?
Factive (gemifloxacin) is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic produced and distributed by Cornerstone Therapy. The drug was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2003.
It can be taken via injection, oral tablet or topical solution, and is available in many different countries.
The antibiotic works by inhibiting DNA synthesis in bacteria, as well as it being bacteriacidal. Unfortunately, it has been linked to serious health complications. Studies dating back to 2004 have found drugs containing fluoroquinolone to increase the risk of nerve damage, as well as other complications.
What Are Side Effects Of Factive?
In August 2014, the medical journal Neuropathy published a study that found antibiotics that contain fluoroquinolone to double the risk of developing peripheral neuropathy. Lawsuits are being filed on behalf of patients who have suffered complications from taking this dangerous drug.
If you or a loved on has experienced negative side-effects from taking this drug, you may have a legal claim against Cornerstone Therapy. Many settlements are expected to be substantial.
Can I File A Factive Lawsuit?
Our drug attorneys can help if you or someone you care about was harmed by the antibiotic. Lawsuits have been filed against the drug maker by both patients and their families seeking compensation for injuries caused by this dangerous drug. You may be entitled to a settlement. We do not charge any legal fees unless you receive a settlement and we pay all of the case costs. If your claim is not successful for any reason, you do not owe us anything. We put it in all in writing for you. Our drug lawyers will help you file your lawsuit.
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How Do I Start A Claim?
Our lawyers will help you file your lawsuit. To get started, you can:
- Submit the Free Case Review Box on this page, or
- Call (866) 280-4722 any time of day to tell us about your case.
We will listen to your story and answer your questions. If you have claim, we will start immediately.
WARNING: There are strict time deadlines for filing Factive lawsuit claims.