Overview: The national law firm of Parker Waichman LLP is filing a lawsuit on behalf of a West Virginia man who allegedly developed bladder cancer as a result of using Actos, the diabetes medication. Jerrold S. Parker, co-founder of Parker Waichman, has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in multidistrict litigation (MDL) No. 2299. The case is currently pending in the Western District of Louisiana, and is among many alleging that Actos caused bladder cancer.
Product: Actos (pioglitazone)
Manufacturer: Takeda Pharmaceutical/ Eli Lilly & Co.
Side Effects & Complications
- Bladder Cancer
- Heart Attacks
- Cardiovascular Problems
- Congestive Heart Failure
Parker Waichman Helps West Virginia Man File Lawsuit