There are reports that Zantac may lead to a significant increase in cancer. This is because the drug contains an ingredient called ranitidine, linked to an increased risk for cancer. Zantac users report cancer and other side effects, such as stomach ulcers, heart problems, and kidney failure. However, despite these claims, GlaxoSmithKline, the drug manufacturer, continues to sell it. GlaxoSmithKline was aware of its risks but has failed to inform the public about them. If you or someone you know has taken Zantac and been diagnosed with cancer, they might be eligible for compensation. File a claim today.
Some who have taken Zantac suffer from gastric cancer. However, despite all these reports and alleged side effects caused by Zantac drugs, GlaxoSmithKline appears to ignore its responsibility. According to the US law office that filed the case against GlaxoSmithKline, the drug was initially presented in 1982 as an analgesic medication. Still, there was no information about its side effects and warnings on its package.
Reasons for filing Zantac Cancer lawsuits:
Types of Cancers that are primarily associated with Zantac;
According to doctors and lawyers, there were many cases of people diagnosed with stomach cancer but never had any history of gastric ulcers. This is because Zantac drugs have a high potential to cause stomach cancer.
Most lawyers work on a contingency basis. A contingency fee basis means you are not charged unless a settlement in or out of court is won. This fee structure ensures your lawyers work hard for your case and that you don't have even more out-of-pocket expenses during a stressful time. Reach out today for a free consultation. At Class Action 101, we offer contingency fee schedules for other cases such as:
Knowing if you qualify for a Zantac cancer lawsuit is complex. If any of the following is true, then it doesn't hurt to call our experienced lawyers:
In addition, families who have lost members due to cancer associated with Zantac may be able to file a Zantac cancer lawsuit.
When you first meet with your Zantac lawyer, you will be asked some of the questions below so make sure you have the information available.
The best way to file a lawsuit against Zantac is to hire an experienced lawyer. A lawyer will know the process and fight to get you the most compensation under the law. During the claim process, your lawyer will gather:
Compensation from a Cancer Lawsuit Include:
Total damages can depend on the severity of each case. The award amount will vary depending on the number of claimants involved.
Zantac is a medication to treat symptoms of stomach ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). However, Zantac has been proven to cause serious side effects, including cancer. Suppose you experienced any side effects mentioned after taking Zantac or feel you have suffered substantial damage to your health due to using this drug. In that case, you might be eligible to file a lawsuit against GlaxoSmithKline. Please note that Zantac lawsuits can be filed in federal, state, and local courts.