San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014
AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and now, can actively provide an expert opinion in view of the recent news on Actos Problems and lawsuits.
Last week an Actos trial began in Clark County Courts - Eighth Circuit Court of Nevada (case no. A-13-680556-C) where two plaintiffs allege that suffered bladder cancer from Actos. Actos is a type 2 diabetes drug, manufactured by Takeda Pharmaceutical Industries Limited and promoted as decreasing insulin resistance. According to the lawsuit, the two women suffered bladder cancer from Actos and both have undergone multiple surgeries to remove tumors.
A new study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, recommends prescribers limit pioglitazone (Actos) use to shorter durations due to significantly increased risk of bladder cancer (ePub ahead of print, December 2013). Conclusions of the study include that “A modest but clinically significant increased risk of bladder cancer with pioglitazone was found that appears related to cumulative dose and duration of exposure.”
Taking into consideration the latest developments, AttorneyOne.com updated the website and, now, can actively provide an expert opinion including how to get in contact with legal counsel easily and inexpensively in cases of severe complications, allegedly from Actos. Sean Burke, director of Media Relations at AttorneyOne.com, adds that the relevant information illustrates that people continue to file Actos lawsuits. "For that reason", he continues, "our focus should squarely fall on getting the word out and assisting people in finding the right legal assistance.”
On January 27, a federal Judge ruled that Takeda acted in “bad faith” and destroyed relevant evidence to the Actos Multidistrict Litigation [IN RE: Actos (Pioglitazone) Products Liability Litigation, MDL 2299, US District Court for the Western District of Louisiana]. According to the documents, the Court concluded “relevant evidence was deleted by Takeda after the duty to preserve such evidence arose”. Court data updated by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on March 13, indicate that there are 2,923 cases pending in the Actos Multidistrict Litigation.
AttorneyOne.com has further information on Actos lawsuits including how to get in contact with legal counsel.
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