Pharmaceuticals

Lipitor Lawsuits

 

LEVY KONIGSBERG IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING LIPITOR CASES. THE INFORMATION ON THIS PAGE IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.

Lipitor is an FDA approved statin used to lower cholesterol in the blood to prevent cardiac diseases. However, recent studies have shown that women taking Lipitor are at risk of developing serious side effects such as:

  • Type 2 Diabetes.

 

Lipitor Lawyers Are Ready to Help

Contact our Lipitor Lawyers to review whether you or a loved one may be entitled to financial compensation. Levy Konigsberg LLP is currently accepting Lipitor cases in all 50 states.

If you or a loved one has suffered one or more these complications, you may be entitled to a cash award and compensation for medical expenses. For a free confidential consultation with Lipitor Lawyers at our law firm, please call 1-800-988-8005 or submit an email inquiry above.
 

What is Lipitor?

Lipitor is a heart medication known as a statin approved by the FDA to help lower low-density lipoprotein (bad) cholesterol and blood lipid levels known as triglycerides, with the aim of reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. Originally introduced in the market in 1997, Lipitor has widely been considered one of the most popular drugs in the United States.
 

What is Happening with Lipitor?

According to the FDA, women who take Lipitor are at increased risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes. If left untreated or unmanaged, women with Type 2 Diabetes can develop serious and sometimes fatal complications.

https://www.fda.gov/drugs/drugsafety/ucm293101.htm#pat

Lipitor® was the fifth member of a class of medications known as “statins” that was introduced to the pharmaceutical market in 1997. Lipitor® has been approved by the FDA to be used in conjunction with a healthy diet to lower low-density lipoprotein (bad) cholesterol and blood lipid levels known as triglycerides, with the aim of reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. For many years, Lipitor® has been one of the most widely prescribed drugs in America. However, recent studies have shown that women taking Lipitor® may have an increased risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
 

Lipitor Side Effects and Complications

Women with Type 2 Diabetes can develop serious and sometimes fatal complications such as:

  • Nerve Damage;
  • Kidney Failure;
  • Eye Damage and Vision Loss;
  • Increased Risk of Stroke and/or Heart Attack;
  • Increased Risk of Amputation of Toes, Feet, or Legs.

 

Lipitor Lawyers Are Ready to Help

Contact our Lipitor Lawyers to review whether you or a loved one may be entitled to financial compensation. Levy Konigsberg LLP is currently accepting Lipitor cases in all 50 states.

If you or a loved one has suffered one or more these complications, you may be entitled to a cash award and compensation for medical expenses. For a free confidential consultation with Lipitor Lawyers at our law firm, please call 1-800-988-8005 or submit an email inquiry above.

For more information about the law firm's practice areas please contact Levy Konigsberg LLP at 1-212-605-6200 or 1-800-988-8005, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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