Amiodarone is an FDA-approved and widely-prescribed drug used to treat irregular heart rhythms. An estimated 2.3 million patients were prescribed drugs containing this ingredient. It is typically prescribed only in severe cases when other options are not available. In fact, most of the drugs were prescribed off-label and not for its intended purpose by doctors. In recent years, it was discovered that many doctors have were prescribing this drug off-label without notifying patients of possible side effects.
If you have experienced adverse reactions after taking the drug Amiodarone, see your doctor immediately and contact a personal injury attorney to learn more about filing a mass tort lawsuit. Our Amiodarone litigation attorneys in Corpus Christi can review your claim and help you explore your options for compensation. We also serve Laredo and surrounding regions.
Amiodarone is an ingredient that is also present in the drugs Aratac, Pacerone, and Cordarone. These drugs have been linked to serious, life-threatening health conditions, especially when combined with the drug simvastatin (Zocor).
The FDA has issued several warnings regarding amiodarone after reports of adverse side effects in patients.
You may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Learn more about your options and what you may be able to recover financially.
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