Our dangerous drug lawyers are investigating cases for men who have suffered serious medical complications after using the Fortesta Gel. Recent medical studies have shown testosterone drugs, like Fortesta can increase the risk of heart attack, ischemic stroke, blood clots, and even death. These risks were not properly disclosed by the company to men who may have otherwise not taken the drug if the potential harm and risk of death were made known. Several dangerous drug lawsuits have already been filed seeking compensation for harmed caused by the testosterone supplement.
The topical gel and metered medication is applied by men and has a reservoir of testosterone, which sticks to the skin and delivers the drug through skin. It is advertised as a safe and effective way to take the drug. The manufacturers say that their gel protects other people from accidentally coming into contact with it during normal daily activities.
The Fortesta drug is made and distributed by Endo Pharmaceuticals, an international pharmaceutical company with sales all over the world. The company had total product sales of $30.5 million dollars in 2012 and trades as ACT on the New York Stock Exchange. Endo Pharmaceuticals is known to manufacturer numerous prescription drugs and generic medications. .
Our experienced testosterone drug lawsuit lawyers are actively representing patients suffering from complications of the Fortesta Gel. These dangerous drug lawsuits seek compensation for pain and suffering damages, medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages. In cases involving death, the surviving family members can file a Wrongful Death Lawsuit.
If you or a loved one has suffered complications from Fortesta Gel, call now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with one of our experienced testosterone drug lawyers. We offer a free consultation and will represent you under our No Fee Promise – meaning you do not pay any legal fees or costs until we prove and settle your case.