(PRWEB) February 09, 2012
The Consumer Justice Foundation, a for-profit corporation whose staff is comprised of professional consumer advocates who provide free online resources to consumers regarding the potential risks and dangers faced by using certain prescription medications, hereby alerts the public of the filing of an Actos side effects lawsuit filed in California where the plaintiff in the lawsuit claims that he developed bladder cancer as a result of using this medication.
Specifically, this Actos side effects lawsuit was filed in the Southern District Court in California on January 17, 2012 and was assigned a case number of 3:2012cv00135. The plaintiff, Mr. John Durel, claims in the lawsuit that he was diagnosed with bladder cancer as a result of using Actos to treat symptoms associated with type 2 diabetes. The lawsuit was filed against the manufacturer of Actos, Takeda Pharmaceuticals.
The claim stated in this Actos side effects lawsuit alleges that Takeda Pharmaceuticals failed to warn the public of the dangers associated with using Actos to treat symptoms of type 2 diabetes, and that as a result of long-term use of this medication Mr. Durel was forced to spend time in the hospital for treatment of this form of cancer in 2011. Mr. Durel is seeking an unspecified amount of damages from Takeda Pharmaceuticals.
About the Consumer Justice Foundation
The Consumer Justice Foundation, whose Web site can be found at http://www.consumerjusticefoundation.com, is a for-profit organization that serves two purposes for consumers: (1) to provide educational information regarding the policies and procedures of large corporations and how they affect the average consumer; and (2) to provide news updates and resources that continue to update consumers regarding developments taken by corporations that include pharmaceutical drug companies, auto manufacturers and insurance companies so that consumers who have been harmed can use these informational resources to connect to an experienced professional who can help them. The team at the Consumer Justice Foundation is staffed by experienced and passionate consumer advocates whose mission is to raise the awareness of issues that could pose a risk of harm to those who may not otherwise be aware of the dangers they face.