Zantac Lawsuit Lawyers in Fargo
Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with cancer after Zantac (Ranitidine) use? You may be eligible to receive compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Our Zantac lawsuit attorneys at Solberg Stewart Miller in Fargo and representing and investigating Zantac lawsuits throughout North Dakota, Minnesota, and the rest of the U.S. If you would like to speak to an attorney about whether or not you qualify to join a Zantac lawsuit, please schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced attorneys.
What is Zantac (Ranitidine)?
Ranitidine is the generic name for a drug most commonly known by the brand name Zantac. Zantac was created in the 1980s and was used for over 30 years to treat heartburn in patients worldwide. During its heyday, Zantac was the most prescribed drug in the world.
The Risks of Zantac Use
In September of 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published data that suggested significant amounts of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a known carcinogen, could be found in some Zantac products. The compound was particularly prevalent in Zantac products that had either been on the shelves for an extended period of time or had been exposed to above average temperatures. A few months later, in early 2020, all Zantac products were recalled.
Symptoms of Zantac Use
For many years now, Zantac users have been increasingly diagnosed with various cancers, such as:
- Bladder cancer
- Brain cancer
- Breast cancer
- Esophageal cancer
- Intestinal cancer
- Kidney cancer
- Liver cancer
- Lung cancer
- Ovarian cancer
- Pancreatic cancer
- Prostate cancer
- Stomach cancer
- Testicular cancer
- Thyroid cancer
- Uterine cancer
About the Zantac Lawsuit
Currently, many individuals are collectively suing the makers of Zantac and other ranitidine products for damages. The main claim provided in the individual lawsuits is that the drug manufacturers failed to properly warn the public of the dangers of NDMA.
Some of the most common Zantac products that have been associated with NDMA include:
Zantac 150 Maximum Strength
Zantac 150 Maximum Strength Cool Mint
How Do You Qualify for a Zantac Lawsuit?
To join an existing Zantac lawsuit claim, you must satisfy three conditions to potentially qualify:
Proven use of Zantac in the past
A cancer diagnosis from a medical professional
A connection between the diagnosis and Zantac
Only a lawyer can properly evaluate your claim. A Zantac lawsuit lawyer can also help you collect your medical records and find evidence to build a strong case.
Our firm is already representing multiple clients in the Zantac lawsuit. If you would like to join them, please contact us right away. This situation is rapidly developing.
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