Our Risperdal lawyers are accepting cases for unusual breast development in males.
Risperdal $70M Verdict In Philadelphia Risperdal Trial
Johnson & Johnson was hit with a $70 million verdict on Friday when a Philadelphia jury found that the antipsychotic drug Risperdal had caused an adolescent boy to grow female breasts.
Risperdal and Enlarged Breasts In Young Males
Risperdal has been linked to enlarged breasts in your males. This is a condition called gynecomastia. he Growth of male breasts can cause severe emotional distress. Surgery may be required to correct the condition. Risperdal may increase levels of prolactin, a hormone which stimulates breast development in women. Young boys who have taken prolactin and are displaying increased levels of this hormone may develop male breasts or gynecomastia.
Can I Join The Risperdal Gynecomastia Lawsuits?
If you are a male and have enlarged female breast call no to see if you qualify to join others in a Risperdal lawsuit. Risperdal is the brand name for the drug called Risperidone. This is approved to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. Risperdal but has resulted in gynecomastia. Gynecomastia, the development of real female breasts. It is real breast tissue growth caused by an increase in the hormone prolactin. If you have enlarged breasts with; Pain, Swelling, Tenderness and Nipple discharge and may
need surgery to remove excess breast tissue you may be able to join the Risperdal class action lawsuits.
Get A Risperdal Lawyer
Lawsuits are being filed against Johnson & Johnson through its subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals, for failing to properly inform doctors and patients about the effects of Risperdal.
Do You Want To File A Talcum Powder Lawsuit?
If you have used talcum powder or baby powder products and developed ovarian cancer you may be able to file a Talcum Powder lawsuit Current lawsuits Johnson & Johnson claim that long-term use of talc-based products caused women to develop ovarian cancer. Victims claim that they were not warned of the risks associated with these talc products. Women and their families may be able to seek compensation for ovarian cancer diagnosis with the help of one of our lawyers.
Is There A Risk of Talcum Powder Causing Ovarian Cancer?
Talcum powder lawsuits claim Talcum Powder caused ovarian cancer. When used as a feminine hygiene product, talc particles can travel through the vagina and into the ovaries and remain trapped for years. These talc particles can cause inflammation and eventually lead to the growth of ovarian cancer cells.
Studies Claim Dangers Of Talcum Powder
Although Johnson & Johnson maintains that talcum powder is safe for use, plaintiffs in ovarian cancer lawsuits offer studies that suggest an association between talc and ovarian cancer dating as far back as 1971. In 1994, Johnson & Johnson was put on notice of a link between talc and ovarian cancer. A letter was sent from the Cancer Prevention Coalition to the then-CEO of the company.
Will There Be a Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Class Action Lawsuit I Can Join ?
According to news reports, more than 1,200 women claim talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer. Currently the lawsuits are being filed at the state level.
Talcum Powder Lawsuit Settlements
A $72 million talcum powder verdict is handed down against Johnson & Johnson in favor of a woman who claimed that long-term Shower-to-Shower use for feminine hygiene caused her to develop ovarian cancer. The verdict included a $62 million award of punitive damages against the company.
Our talcum powder cancer lawyers are available to discuss your options.