US Drug Watchdog Now Offers To Help All Recipients Of The Recalled DePuy ASR Hip Implant Who Received a Letter from Broadspire to Get A Legal Review First

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The US Drug Watchdog is urging any recipient of the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant to think twice about accepting a deal offered by DePuy's representative Broadspire. The group is extremely worried that recipients of the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant may not get the same types of compensation, as might be offered through the Ohio federal court that is handling the litigation involving this recalled medical device. As a back ground, according to Reuters on August 21st 2011, "The move has prompted debate among industry and legal experts. Others see it as a way for J&J to limit payments while gaining control of medical records and other material that could be used against patients in court." The US Drug Watchdog says, "We have heard that DePuy ASR hip implant recipients that are part of the national litigation might be getting significant compensation. In the strongest terms possible we are urging all recipients of the DePuy ASR to get a free legal review from a high caliber national law firm, before you accept any deal from anyone, and we will provide names, and specific phone numbers for the best possible attorneys. DePuy ASR hip implant recipients are urged to call us anytime at 866-714-6466." http://USDrugWatchdog.Com

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We do not want recipients of the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant, to walk away from their rights, or get less than they deserve

The US Drug Watchdog is urging any recipient of the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant who have received a letter from a company called Broadspire, to get legal advice before signing anything, and the group is offering the names, and specific contacts of skilled attorneys, that are very knowledgeable about the recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant. According to Reuters, on August 21st 2011, "In a highly unusual move, DePuy has hired a third party -- Broadspire Services Inc, which manages workers compensation and other medical claims on behalf of insurance companies and employers -- to administer patient claims for out-of-pocket medical costs associated with the recall." The US Drug Watchdog says, "We do not want recipients of the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant, to walk away from their rights, or get less than they deserve. Please call us at 866-714-6466, so that we can get you to actual legal experts, that will protect your rights. Do not accept anything less than the best possible deal for yourself." http://USDrugWatchdog.Com

Important Note: Because of the possibility of premature failures with the now recalled DePuy ASR metal on metal hip implant, the US Drug Watchdog wants to get all recipients of this recalled medical device identified, regardless if it has failed yet, or not, and there may be a deadline of August 2012 to get all recipients identified. http://USDrugWatchdog.Com

The US Drug Watchdog indicates symptoms of the recalled DePuy ASR hip implant failure include:

  • Pain in the Hip Region
  • Problems While Walking or The Inability to Walk
  • Swelling of the Hip
  • General Discomfort
  • Lack of Flexibility
  • Elevated levels of cobalt in a recipients blood stream

The US Drug Watchdog is the premier medical device, and pharmaceutical watchdog in the United States. The group says, "We want to make certain all DePuy ASR hip implant recipients get to national caliber trial law firms or attorneys, that have the best record in achieving superior results for their clients, with the emphasis being compensation." For more information please contact the US Drug Watchdog anytime at 866-714-6466, or contact the group via its web site at http://USDrugWatchdog.Com

Ohio Southern Federal District Court Case Number MDL No. 2197

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