Law Offices of Gregory Krasovsky

Lysteda

The dangerous drug attorneys at the Law Offices of Gregory Krasovsky can provide legal advice and representation to individuals and families considering pursuing a Lysteda lawsuit. In order for a plaintiff to secure a maximum settlement in litigation of a Lysteda claim, regardless of whether in an individual lawsuit or in a class action lawsuit, it is crucial that the law firm representing you have a competent and experienced team of Lysteda lawyers to guide you through all of the legal hurdles as well as sufficient funding (litigation funding or legal finance) to cover litigation costs. Contact a Lysteda attorney today to schedule a free consultation and take your first step to obtaining compensation for losses caused by Tranexamic acid.

Lysteda, which is generically known as Tranexamic acid, is a drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat menorrhagia (heavy periods). It is manufactured by Ferring Pharmaceuticals. Many women choose to use these kinds of drugs in order to mitigate their periods; however, it is important to remember that Lysteda is not a birth control medication.Furthermore, the drug was inititially used for the purposes of preventing excessive blood loss during surgery.

The advantage of Lysteda over similar medications is that it is a non-hormonal product like birth control pills are. In April 2011, Ferring Pharmaceuticals has added a number of side effects to the label, including possible visual and ocular problems.

Lysteda side effects are serious. They include, amongst other things, the following:

  • Blood Clots

  • Back Pain

  • Abdominal Pain

  • Muscle Pain

  • Anemia

  • Fatigue

  • Shortness of Breath

  • Tightening of the Throat

  • Ocular Issues

  • Ligneous conjunctivitis

The reason why this drug might cause blood clots is because Lysteda has a significantly more antifibrinolytic activity than older analogs. Hence, it allows the protein fibrin to form a greater framework for blood clots. This is why, of course, it reduces menstrual bleeding, but at the same time, can potentially increase the risk of blood clots.

It is said that women who are overweight or who smoke are most at risk for injury from taking Lysteda.

Lysteda is alternatively known by a number of names, and it used in a number of applications:

  • Lysteda

  • Cyklolapron

  • Femstrual

  • Cyclo-F

  • Espercil

Tranexamic acid is also used for the following uses:

  • to arrest postpartum haemorrhage (PPH)

  • to prevent blood loss in cardiac surgery

  • to prevent bleeding in hemophiliacs

  • in hereditary angiodema

If you or a loved one has been injured by any of the serious side effects of Lysteda, you might be entitled to compensation and should contact a Lysteda law firm. Contact one of our skilled unsafe drug lawyers today to schedule a free and confidential case consultation. Take the first step to reclaiming normalcy in your life and collecting damages for your grievous injuries.

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