Elmiron Legal Claim
Elmiron® (pentosan polysulfate sodium) is the topic of a recent legal claim that highlights the connection of this dangerous drug to a collection of serious vision problems. People who have suffered eye damage related to this medication may qualify to file a legal claim against Elmiron to pursue financial compensation for damages. To determine eligibility to file a claim, contact Action Legal Group for a free review of your case.
Elmiron is a prescription medication used to offer a patient relief from bladder pain and discomfort exacerbated by interstitial cystitis (IC). This is a chronic bladder condition that causes recurring pain in the bladder or the surrounding pelvic area. The medication has faced scrutiny for its link to eye damage. Patients who have taken Elmiron claim that the drug may have cause multiple vision issues.
A single Elmiron lawsuit that was filed in March 2020 alleges that the drug manufacturer failed to disclose a link between the IC medication use and substantial vision damage.
If you or a family member take this dangerous bladder medication and have suffered vision damage as a result, you may have be able to file a legal claim.
Pentosan polysulfate sodium (Elmiron) was approved by the U.S. FDA in 1996 and it remains the only FDA-approved oral medication to treat bladder pain and discomfort associated with interstitial cystitis. The chronic condition is one part of a spectrum of medical conditions known as painful bladder syndrome. There is no cure for this bladder condition.
Recent scientific studies have researched the link between the IC medication Elmiron and vision damage.
Elmiron may be linked to the following eye diseases:
Additional Elmiron side effects can include:
If you or a family member used this bladder discomfort medication and have since suffered vision impairment, you may be eligible to file an Elmiron claim.
For additional information, contact Action Legal Group today. The Elmiron case managers on our team are available 24/7 to answer questions about Elmiron claims and provide additional support.