Scientific research on bladder pain medicine Elmiron has alarming findings that show that there is a possible link between Elmiron consumption and severe eye injuries such as blindness, retinopathy, or maculopathy. If you have used Elmiron in the past and are currently suffering from a severe case of eye injury then you could be eligible to file anElmiron injury claim and receive a settlement benefit.
Elmiron Consumption and Eye Damage
Elmiron is a bladder pain medicine that is known to treat interstitial cystitis or ailment of the urinary tract. Since this is the only medicine approved by the FDA to treat interstitial cystitis, it is quite popular. However, there are some Elmiron alternatives available in the market. Research conducted in 2018 found a link between prolonged consumption of Elmiron and permanent vision impairment. Some of the most recent research indicates that 25% of patients who have been administering Elmiron have severe side effects related to vision damage. Also, this research shows that Elmiron may be causing damage to the macula in the retina resulting in vision problems.
Filing an Elmiron Injury Claim
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, the subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson is the manufacturer of the Elmirondrug. Studies indicate that Janssen Pharmaceuticalsdid not notify doctors and the public regarding the side effects of consuming Elmiron. If you are someone who is suffering from serious eye damage after administering Elmiron for a long time period you can file a claim against the manufacturer and receive settlement benefits. A victim is eligible to file a lawsuit if they have one of the following eye conditions:
- Pigment Maculopathy
If you are someone who has suffered any of the below symptoms due to the side effect of Elmiron, you could receive monetary compensation:
- Vision Impairment
- Vision Loss
- Blurred Vision
- Halo Vision
- Difficulty reading
- Less vivid colors
- Difficulty adapting eyes to dim light
- Dark spots seen in the center of vision
- Unilateral Blindness
- Bilateral Blindness
Retinal maculopathy linked with Elmiron can result in eye pain, irregular vision or even permanent vision loss in some cases. If you have experienced any of the conditions listed above owing to Elmiron consumption get in touch with a dangerous drug lawyer, like the ones at Riddle and Brantleyas soon as possible as they can help in reviewing your case and filing for your Elmiron injury claims.
How Can A Dangerous Drug Lawyer Help You?
Since the research on the harmful effects of Elmiron is still ongoing, many patients do not know that they can file a settlement claim. Suffering from eye damage owing to Elmiron consumption can be a traumatic experience. By hiring a dangerous drug lawyer to handle your settlement claim, you can ensure that Elmirondrug manufacturers are held accountable for their potential negligence, and you gain monetary compensation for your damages and injuries. a knowledgeable and experiencedlawyer will take away your stress, fight your case on your behalf,and ensure that you receive the justice that you deserve.