Carey Danis & Lowe Comments on Recently Filed Testosterone Gel Lawsuit

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The St. Louis law firm comments that patients and health care providers need to know all known health risks associated with a drug, such as testosterone gel, since this knowledge is key in decision-making.

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Carey Danis & Lowe provides commentary on a recently filed testosterone gel lawsuit. The suit pertains to AndroGel, a testosterone gel product manufactured by AbbVie. The suit was filed in late April 2015, and a court document relating to the case was filed in an Illinois federal court in mid-May.¹

Testosterone gel lawsuits are being consolidated in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The multidistrict litigation (MDL) is In Re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2545.

Carey Danis & Lowe practices defective drug litigation, and currently represents men who claim injuries from testosterone replacement therapy drugs, such as testosterone gel. The recently filed court document provides a detailed background on these types of claims, says the St. Louis law firm.

The court document relates to an elderly individual who used testosterone gel for a year, and then suffered an adverse cardiac event. The plaintiff claims that testosterone gel caused his cardiovascular health problems.

According to the team of defective drug lawyers at Carey Danis & Lowe, many men who used testosterone gel make the same allegation.

The plaintiff in this case is seeking a compensatory damage award to cover medical expenses and alleged injuries.

Carey Danis & Lowe believes that it is vital to protect patient health through releasing all known health risks associated with a drug; such is the duty of pharmaceutical companies. With this information, patients and health care providers can make decisions that properly weigh the benefits and disadvantages of a certain drug, says the Carey Danis & Lowe defective drug team.

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Carey Danis & Lowe is continuing to follow the testosterone gel MDL in Illinois. The law firm is also continuing to investigate testosterone gel cases.

Carey Danis & Lowe attorneys are available to guide individuals through their legal options during a free case evaluation.

Contact Carey Danis & Lowe by phone at 800.721.2519 for information on the law firm's free case evaluations and legal services.

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About Carey Danis & Lowe

Carey Danis & Lowe is a plaintiff's litigation firm based in St. Louis, Missouri with law offices across the United States in Illinois, Missouri, and Florida. Carey Danis & Lowe specializes in defective drug and pharmaceutical litigation and class action lawsuits. The Carey Danis & Lowe team is comprised of experienced attorneys working alongside knowledgeable and professional staff that includes medical doctors, nurses, and information technology specialists. Contact Carey Danis & Lowe at 800.721.2519 for more information about their legal services.

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¹ U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, “In Re: Testosterone Replacement Therapy Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2545, Document 611-2”, May 15, 2015.

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