Denture Cream Poisoning Alert: provides advice and solutions for the ongoing threat of Zinc Poisoning and Neuropathy from Denture Cream

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A suit filed in the Mississippi Southern District Court 3:2011cv00611 shows that J.D. Jackson, a denture wearer, revealed signs of neuropathy that caused pain and misery every day. Later on, the University of Texas published a groundbreaking study that created the connection between the development of nerve damage and the use of denture creams. Now,, a recognized authority on law, provides helpful, proven advice and simple solutions so anyone can easily and inexpensively deal with what happened to J.D.Jackson.

Denture Cream And Zinc Poisoning

Denture Cream containing zinc is causing neurological harm to some of its users.

our focus should squarely fall on how to get the right legal assistance in this case

The media spotlight is often a double-edged sword. No one knows this better than the Jackson family. And yet, gossip and rumor-mongering aside, the real story here is being overlooked according to Sean Burke of AttorneyOne (

Michael Neerman, an investigator at the North Texas Poison Control center, had diagnosed an unexplained illness in a denture wearer as zinc poisoning.

A study, done in Dallas and published in the Neurology medial journey, linked neuropathy in three patients to excess zinc from denture paste. Since then, various researchers have reported relative findings.The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning in October 2011, about the risk of adverse events, including nerve damage, linked to overuse of denture adhesives., a recognized authority on law, provides helpful advice and simple solutions so that, in case of denture cream poisoning, someone can easily and inexpensively deal with it. As Mr. Burke, director of Media Relations for, added, “What all this information really illustrates is that zinc poisoning threat from denture cream remains. Denture Cream users contact us on nearly a daily basis who are just connecting the dots. For that reason, our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance”.

  •     In February 2010, GlaxoSmithKline, the company behind Poligrip, sent a "Dear Doctor" letter. The letter warned doctors that the excessive use of denture cream could be dangerous.
  •     In a June, 2008 study published in the Journal of Neurology, authors speculate that using denture cream in large amounts caused neuropathic symptoms in four patients. The leading researcher in the study, Dr. Sharon Nations, mentioned that “The patients were using at least two tubes of denture cream a week…So, it was long exposure to very high amounts of denture cream that led to their problem.”
  •     On October 3, 2011, the FDA issued a warning to consumers regarding the overuse of zinc-laden denture creams. According to this warning the overuse of zinc-containing denture adhesives can lead to adverse events such as nerve damage, numbness or tingling sensations.

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