Dedicated Proton Pump Inhibitor Attorneys in Las Cruces & El Paso
At the Ruhmann Law Firm, our Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) lawyers in Las Cruces & El Paso are skilled mass torts attorneys who work tirelessly to pursue the manufacturers of popular PPI drugs Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, and other brands for failing to warn patients and medical professionals about the possible risks of their drugs causing kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney failure, and acute interstitial nephritis as the companies became aware of them.
An estimated 15 million Americans use prescription PPIs, which does not include the number of people who purchase the non-prescription, over-the-counter versions, including Prilosec OTC, Nexium 24HR, and Prevacid 24HR.
Our New Mexico and Texas PPI lawyers are providing the legal representation our residents need to hold AstraZeneca, Takeda, and Pfizer, along with others involved in the manufacturing of these drugs for failing to adequately warn about the risk of kidney injuries.
Which Drugs are Being Named in the New Mexico and Texas PPI Lawsuits?
Many brand name and generic PPI drugs are being named in lawsuits against multiple manufacturers.
|Brand Name||Generic Name||Drug Company/Manufacturer|
|Prilosec OTC||omeprazole||Proctor & Gamble|
At the Ruhmann Law Firm, our PPI attorneys in Las Cruces & El Paso will argue that the manufacturers did not do enough to warn patients and medical professionals about the possible risks of these drugs, even though they became aware of them at different stages.
Unfortunately, the lawsuits against AstraZeneca allege the pharmaceutical company that manufactures Prilosec knew of kidney risks for at least ten years before warning the public.
What are the Common Medical Issues Associated with PPI Drugs?
There are many common side effects associated with PPIs, and then there are dangerous, life-threatening medical problems that are associated with PPI use.
Some of the common side effects include:
- Constipation or diarrhea
- Greater vulnerability to bacterial infections
- Inability to absorb nutrients from food
- Joint pain
- Muscle weakness
- Skin problems
The dangerous, life-threatening medical problems associated with PPIs include:
- Acute interstitial nephritis, or AIN
- Heart disease
- Kidney disease
- Kidney failure
- Kidney injury
Contact Our PPI attorneys in Las Cruces & El Paso today to discuss your case during a free consultation by calling 575-526-4529.
If you or your loved one suffered severe injuries from taking PPI drugs, contact our skilled personal injury lawyers in New Mexico and Texas today to discuss your case during a free consultation by calling 575-222-2653 or 915-206-5263.
Our PPI attorneys in Las Cruces & El Paso are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and provide legal representation on a contingency basis. If we do not produce positive results for your case, you do not pay our legal fees.