As we all know rheumatoid arthritis is one of the autoimmune diseases. This disease greatly attacks the joints in knees, feet and hands. Especially chronic inflammation can be pointed out in the joints. Today more number of people is getting exposed to this disease. Especially the adults and children tend to get affected to a greater extent when compared to that of the people of other age group. People who are affected by this disease are supposed to take proper treatment at right time. There are many medicinal drugs in the market which are highly used for treating rheumatoid arthritis. Actemra is one such medicinal drug which is highly used for treating rheumatoid arthritis in current scenario. Even though this drug is supposed to cure the disease, the people who are took this medications are suffering from several other problems.
The most unfortunate thing is the side effect of this medication is very severe beyond one’s expectation. The other most important aspect is these side effects are also clinically proven by the researchers. According to the recent report generated by the researchers it was stated that this medication causes deadly side effects which include stroke, heart attack, lung problem and other cardiac diseases. Since these side effects are not mentioned in the warning label, many people are coming forward to use this medication for treating rheumatoid arthritis. They tend to realize the impacts only after they get severely affected. Even though the manufacturers are aware of this life threat of their medication, they have not stopped their marketing. As the result of this carelessness day by day many people are getting exposed to the side effects.
The death report says that more than 1128 patients were died because of taking this medication for treating rheumatoid arthritis. There are many real time evidences which state the deadly impacts of this medication. Especially, more number of people got exposed to heart attack. Even though some among them were treated by knowing the side effects, the treatment was of no use as the impacts were very severe. And unfortunately many people have lost their lives without knowing the actual reason. The pharmaceutical company has not taken the responsibility for the lost lives. This is the reason why, the people who are affected because of these side effects are approaching them legally.
This lawsuit is especially for the people who are affected because of the adverse side effects of actemra. The victims can find a better compensation for the loss experienced by them through this lawsuit. The attorneys in this lawsuit will guide them legally in order to get proper compensation from the marketers and manufacturers of this drug. They will help in getting financial settlements for the people who want to carry out the medical procedures in order to cure the side effects. But it is to be noted that the right lawyers who can fight for the maximum compensation should be chosen for filing the case.