WASHINGTON, DC - A medical news report posted on mednews365.com states that new medical research studies on eye damage show that Elmiron may cause vision problems in women with a history of long-term Elmiron use. Elmiron is typically prescribed as a medical therapy for urinary tract infections, osteoarthritis, and other medical … [Read more...] about New Eye Damage Studies Link Elmiron to Vision Damage
Can Elmiron or Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium (PPS) Cause Blindness? A recent Science Daily article reports that there are about one million patients in the United States who suffer from Interstitial Cystitis. Interstitial Cystitis is a chronic medical condition that caused an increase in bladder pressure resulting in pelvic pain … [Read more...] about Elmiron Blindness Lawsuits
North America - December 17, 2020 - Health Canada, a government agency responsible for Canada's federal health policies, issued an "Important Safety Information" letter (RA-74549) warning healthcare providers about Elmiron (Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium) Pigmentary Maculopathy Risks. Health Canada announced two new updates concerning … [Read more...] about Health Canada Issues Important Safety Info to Healthcare Professionals Advising of Elmiron Pigmentary Maculopathy Risks
While Elmiron lawsuits are piling up, a few important questions to address include who manufactures the medication and what it takes to sue them. Video source: How much will it cost me to use the maker of Elmiron? Do You Have Elmiron-Related Questions? Fill in the form below and Jerry will do his best to personally reply to … [Read more...] about Elmiron Makers: Who Makes Elmiron and How Much Will it Cost to Sue Them?
With the rise of Elmiron lawsuits, one important question is, what should the official diagnosis be in order to meet the lawsuit criteria? Long-term Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium) use is linked with a vision-threatening condition called maculopathy. Video source: Does Elmiron cause Pentosan Polysulfate Maculopathy? Do … [Read more...] about Elmiron-Associated Maculopathy: Symptoms and Diagnoses
With Elmiron lawsuits on the rise, one important question has come up repeatedly: Does Elmiron cause blindness? Attorney Jerry Parker, founding partner of the law firm Parker Waichman LLP, addresses Elmiron blindness risk here: Video source: Can Elmiron cause blindness? Do You Have Elmiron-Related Questions? Fill in the … [Read more...] about Elmiron Blindness Risk: Does Elmiron Cause Blindness?
In light of emerging Elmiron lawsuits, we are discussing and answering popular questions around the medication. This time, we are discussing possible Elmiron lawsuit settlement amounts: Has there been an Elmiron lawsuit settlement yet, and what would the lawsuit compensation be? Has There Been an Elmiron Lawsuit Settlement Yet? At … [Read more...] about Has There Been Elmiron Lawsuit Settlement Yet?
The short answer is that you can file an individual Elmiron lawsuit (provided you meet the criteria), but there’s no such thing as an Elmiron class action. To go more in-depth, that’s a common misconception and a real misunderstanding about the law in the United States. When you’re claiming a personal injury as a result of a … [Read more...] about Can I Become Part of an Elmiron Class Action Lawsuit?
Now that Elmiron lawsuits are being actively filed, more and more people are questioning whether the medication is still being prescribed and who is entitled to financial compensation. Attorney Jerry Parker, partner in the law firm Parker Waichman LLP, answers the most popular questions around Elmiron lawsuits: Video source: … [Read more...] about Has There Been An Elmiron Recall?
Parker Waichman Representing California Woman With Irreversible Retinal Damage, Including Maculopathy, and Severely Impaired Vision Resulting From Use of Elmiron Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long fought to protect the rights of victims injured by allegedly defective drugs and defective medical devices, filed … [Read more...] about Press Release – Parker Waichman LLP Files Lawsuit Against Manufacturers of Elmiron on Behalf of California Woman
WASHINGTON, D.C. — People taking Elmiron to fight the bladder condition known as interstitial cystitis have also been losing their eyesight, and for decades no one knew why. Now, new research has emerged, linking taking large quantities of Elmiron for a long time can cause blindness. Healthline reported that Elmiron could damage the … [Read more...] about Bladder Medication Could Cause Blindness
Elmiron, or pentosan polysulfate sodium, which is a medication designed to combat bladder conditions and has been used for several decades, could damage the patient’s retina, according to Science Daily. Researchers now say that the medication is potentially toxic to the retina, which is the light-sensing tissue located in the rear … [Read more...] about Elmiron Side Effects: Bladder Medication Vision Problems, Elmiron Eye Damage & Retinal Toxicity