European FDA to Release Side EffectsThe European Unions version of the FDA last week announced that it will release drug safety information to the public, including information on the harmful side effects of Accutane. The decision come...Read More
$10.5 Million Verdict Sent Back to CourtAccutane attorneys representing a woman affected with severe bowel disorders she believes developed from taking the drug will head back to court after an appeals court ruled that the drug maker was no...Read More
Generic Accutane Remains on the MarketAccutane lawyers and those who have filed Accutane lawsuits against Roche pharmaceuticals or various generic manufacturers of the drug because of serious gastrointestinal side effects were shocked by ...Read More FEED
Expert Legal Help for Those Injured by the Use of Accutane
Accutane® has been shown to cause serious side affects in users including Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis and other severe bowel problems.
If you or a family member used Accutane® and have suffered any side effects caused by the drug you may be entitled to significant monetary damages for your loss. Learn how to file an Accutane lawsuit.
Contact us today for a free confidential case evaluation. Time to file Claims is Limited.
UPDATE: Case criteria has currently changed due to rulings from judges assigned to this litigation.
At this time, we CANNOT accept cases where last ingestion of Accutane occured prior to 2003. Furthermore, you MUST have a diagnosis of Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis to qualify for a case.
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Accutane Manufacturer Roche Cutting Jobs in U.S.Although Roche Pharmaceuticals has denied liability in thousands of Accutane Lawsuits filed nationwide since it discontinued sales of the drug in June, 2009, the company is taking steps to prepare for hard times ahead.
Switzerland-based drug giant Roche announced today that it plans to reduce its worldwide job force by 6% over the next few years. This would mean a loss of approximately 6300 ...
Generic Accutane Manufacturers Deny IBD CorrelationA recent study of patients who took Accutane or another brand of isotretinoin and later developed severe gastrointestinal conditions such as Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis or Crohns Disease, has tried to establish a link between the Bowel disorders and tetracycline-based antibiotics they may have taken before Accutane.
The only problem is the study was funded by one of the ...
The Dangers of Accutane
Accutane® has been used by people to fight serious Acne for decades. In 1997 the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) started receiving complaints of inflammatory bowel disease associated with the use of Accutane®. In almost all of the 85 reports received during a five year span, the FDA determined that it was at least "probable" that the diseases had been caused by Accutane®.
Although the manufacturer of Accutane, Roche Pharmaceuticals, has made nearly $1.2 billion per year from the sale of this drug alone, it halted production in June of 2009 due to the increasing costs of defending claims against the drug by patients injured by Accutane®.
Experts have linked the use of Accutane® to several types of gastrointestinal diseases:
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Crohn's Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Rectal Bleeding
This Accutane Resource Center contains information about many side effects associated with the use of Accutane. However, at the present time, we are only accepting cases relating to certain gastrointestinal diseases developed by users of Accutane including Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease.
If you or someone you love has been affected by the use of Accutane®, Contact us immediately for expert legal help. Time to file a Claim is Limited. We can assist you with your Accutane lawsuit.