Floxin Lawsuits: Peripheral Neuropathy
Commonly asked questions about Floxin (ofloxacin):
- What is it?
- What are complications?
- Does it cause peripheral neuropathy?
- Can I file a lawsuit?
- How do I start a lawsuit claim?
What Is Floxin?
Floxin (ofloxacin) is a discontinued fluoroquinolone antibiotic produced and distributed by Johnson & Johnson.
The drug was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1990. Since being discontinued, the drug is manufactured by several different companies in generic forms. 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 Complications Of Floxin?
In August 2014, the medical journal Neurology 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 the drug manufacturer. Settlements are expected to be substantial.
Does Floxin Cause Peripheral Neuropathy?
The FDA released a warning to all patients and announced that nerve damage potentially caused by fluoroquinolones may occur soon after these drugs are taken and may be permanent.
- change in sensation to light touch, pain or temperature, or the sense of body position.
Patients using fluoroquinolones who develop any symptoms of peripheral neuropathy should tell their health care professionals right away before these effects progress.
Can I File A Floxin 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 Lawsuit 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) 280-3417 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.
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