Did Your Prescription Drugs Cause a Pulmonary Embolism?

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Have you been subject to a Pulmonary Embolism resulting from taking the Rheumatoid Arthritis drug Tofacitinib or Ruxolitinib? These drugs were previously approved for the treatment of Myelofibrosis and Polycythemia Vera. Post-marketing studies from the FDA have shown a surge in patients injuries including Pulmonary issues, Thrombosis and in rare cases death. Our experienced legal team will guide you through the legal process to help you secure the compensation and medical treatment you deserve.
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Warning Signs

Patients should not discontinue tofacitinib, ruxolitinib or change their dose before speaking with their healthcare provider, as these may make their condition worse. Patients taking tofacitinib should seek immediate medical attention if PE symptoms or other unusual symptoms occur, including:

  • Sudden difficulty breathing or shortness of breath,
  • Pain in chest or back,
  • Coughing up blood,
  • Severe sweating, or
  • Skin that is clammy or bluish-colored.

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When you contact our Long Island firm, you can rest easy knowing that we provide both sound legal advice as well as a compassionate attitude to walk alongside you. Although your trust in sound medical advice has been damaged, our class action lawyers will give you peace of mind. Upon learning of these adverse reactions, it’s imperative that you seek out a local law firm in Long Island that is after your best interests. Our well established and effective process allows us to seek out the compensation you deserve.

If having a team by your side to perform these critical tasks appeals to you, please contact us for a free consultation.

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