Risperdal Side Effects Lawsuits
Risperdal is an FDA approved medication that is intended to treat schizophrenia by improving communication of the brain's nerves with each other from the release of neurotransmitters.
However, many male users of this drug have experienced gynecomastia - an enlargement of the male breast tissue. This side effect can be an emotionally damaging condition that may also require breast removal surgery.
If you have suffered from serious complications after taking Risperdal, you may be eligible to receive compensation.
For more information, contact the Risperdal injury lawyers at The Edwards Law Firm today at 1-800-304-9246. There are no upfront costs and your initial consultation is also free of charge.
Am I Eligible To File A Lawsuit?
The US Department of Justice has said that the manufactuer of Risperdal (or it's generic name - risperidone) marketed this product illegally and according to a former employee of the manufacturer Johnson & Johnson, the company did not want to obtain approval from the FDA before they started promoting the product for use in children.
Thousands of lawsuits have already been filed in the United States and i
Reported Side Effects of Risperdal
The main complaints that have been reported after the use of this drug are hypoglycemia and diabetes. Other side effects that have been seen are:
- Abdominal pain
- Chest pain
If you or a loved one has suffered ill effects after taking the medication Risperdal, please do not delay in calling us for help.
Risperdal Injury Lawyers - Free Initial Consultation
At the Edwards Law Firm, we believe deeply that everyone deserves representation if they have been harmed by the use of a defective drug.
Call right away if you feel that you or someone you love is a victim. We do not collect any upfront costs for our services. You pay no fees unless we succeed in obtaining a settlement for you through the drug company, mediation or a jury trial.
Our goal is to provide you with superior legal help using top medical experts to hold the drug companies responsible on your behalf.