If you have taken Fosamax® and suffered severe side effects, including Osteonecrosis, contact Ken Nunn immediately at 1-800-CALL-KEN. Don’t go to sleep worrying. We know how important your case is and we believe in returning phone calls fast.
Fosamax®, also known as alendronate sodium, is a prescription medicine produced by Merck & Co. to help patients suffering from bone loss. The drug is taken by nearly 10 million men and women. While the drug has shown great promise in treating osteoporosis, alendronate is a bisphophonate and recent studies have shown that bisphonphonates can be dangerous to the lining of the throat and stomach as well as possibly causing Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (ONJ), a destructive, necrotic bone disease also known as “bone death.” Once necrosis begins, it is irreversible. Osteonecrosis of the jaw can be very painful and may lead to other complications such as infection, breakdown of the jawbone, ulcers in the mouth and non-healing wounds.
In 2004, the FDA asked Merck to add a warning to the Fosamax® label but the company did not do so for almost a full year. Instead, they cited their own clinical trials which they claimed showed no evidence that the use of Fosamax® was related to ONJ. In January 2008, the bad news continued for Fosamax® patients, when the FDA released a report that linked the drug to severe and sometimes debilitating, bone, muscle and joint pain.
If you or someone you love have suffered Osteonecrosis or extreme pain due to Fosamax®, then you need to file a Fosamaz lawsuit. Contact Ken Nunn today. Dealing with large drug companies can be a daunting task. Having skilled drug injury lawyers at your side will help you protect your rights. When you’re injured, the last thing that you want to worry about are court proceedings, paperwork, and the constant run-around you’ll receive from the insurance companies.
By hiring an experienced and aggressive lawyer for your Fosamax® lawsuit, you can ensure that your rights are being protected. I go toe-to-toe with large businesses and insurance companies on a daily basis. I know all the tricks they pull to try to keep you and your family from winning the compensation that you deserve. They’d like nothing better than to give you a tiny check for your injuries. Don’t let them do it!
Contact me today to receive a free consultation on your case. You can fill out a quick and easy form online or you can call my office at 1-800-CALL-KEN. Drug injuries have a huge impact on your life and your families. Put a fighter on your side and show these drug companies that they can’t get away with selling dangerous medicines. So please don’t hesitate. Contact me today.