Current Gadolinium Lawsuits
If you or someone you know is suffering from gadolinium poisoning, you must consult our lawyers and attorneys immediately. You may have been entitled to compensation. Our vast experience with defective drugs enables us to move quickly and get you the justice you deserve.
Right now, there are over 20 cases in the United States District Court in the Northern District of California and are in the process of being transferred by stipulation to their home jurisdictions to foster MDL potential and to avoid jurisdictional challenges.
There are at least two cases are pending in San Francisco Superior Court. Plus, one case is pending in Illinois along with another pending in Louisiana.
Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (NSF) is a progressive disorder which could occur in those with chronic kidney problems or impaired renal function. It is associated with scarring of the skin and connective tissue throughout the body, known as fibrosis. The skin thickens and becomes hard, rigid and coarse, which severely restricts movement of the joints. It can also lead to widespread fibrosis of other organs and in some cases it is fatal.
Over 1,000 lawsuits were filed against many manufacturers of gadolinium. GE Healthcare settled a bellwether product liability suit involving its gadolinium-based MRI contrast agent Omniscan for $5 million.
Free Case Evaluation
A gadolinium lawsuit may be an option for patients suffering from gadolinium retention and related complications. Gadolinium, used in dyes to increase the clarity of MRI and MRA scans, can create chemical element retention in the body, Therefore, this increases the risk of gadolinium deposition disease and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis. These conditions are accompanied with symptoms that include severe physical pain and cognitive difficulties. Affected patients and their loved ones may be able to file a lawsuit and recover damages.
For more information, contact The Michael Brady Lynch Firm. We offer free, confidential, no obligation consultations. We have over 20 years experience helping consumers injured by unsafe products manufactured by large companies.