Dialysis Injury Lawsuit

Januvia Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuit

Diabetes, especially type 2 diabetes has become somewhat of a nationwide and worldwide epidemic in recent years. This has created a large opportunity for pharmaceutical companies who wish to capitalize on the lucrative diabetes drug market. One such company is Merck who manufactures Januvia. Recent data suggests that there may be a strong link between…

Dialysis Lawsuits

A German medical device company that specializes in dialysis products is being investigated by the United States Food & Drug Administration after allegations that they were aware of an increased risk of death and complications related to their dialysis solutions: GranuFlo and NaturaLyte. It is also being alleged that Fresenius Medical Care (the company in…

Dialysis Deaths

Patients receiving dialysis treatment using a popular hemodialysis product, GranuFlo Dry Acid Concentrate, are at a significantly higher risk of death and complications than patients who receive treatment using other similar products. Fresenius Medical Care, the German Medical Device company responsible for the creation and distribution of the dialysis product has had knowledge of the…

GranuFlo Dialysis Cardiac Arrest

Two products manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care have been recalled after being linked to increased risk of cardiac arrest and death. The products are: GranuFlo Dry Acid Concentrate NaturaLyte Liquid Acid Concentrate When administered incorrectly, both products elevate the bicarbonate levels in a patient’s body much higher than normal levels, which can result in severe…

GranuFlo New York Times Article

In June of 2012, an article ran in The New York Times titled “Dialysis Company’s Failure to Warn of Product Risk Draws Inquiry.” The subject of this newspaper article has also become the catalyst for many dialysis death lawsuits against large German medical device manufacturer Fresenius Medical Care, which was founded in 1996 through a…

GranuFlo Dialysis Cardiac Injuries and Death

On March 29th of this year the United States Food and Drug Administration issued a Class I recall for two dialysis products manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care. Fresenius is a German company dedicated to the production of medical devices and products used in renal dialysis. In addition to selling these dialysis products, Fresenius also runs…

GranuFlo Lawyer

A June 2012 article in The New York Times recently shed some light upon a horrifying situation. Fresenius Medical Care (FMC), the company responsible for treating more than 1/3 of the American patients receiving dialysis is being investigated after appearing to cover up the harmful effects of one of its products, GranuFlo. The company is…

GranuFlo Heart Attacks

Recently many lawsuits have been filed against Fresenius Medical Care, one of the leading producers of dialysis treatment products and services in the world. These lawsuits have been filed after allegations arose that the company was aware of heart attack and death risks associated with two of its dialysis solutions: GranuFlo and NaturaLyte. Both of…

GranuFlo Dialysis Deaths

What is GranuFlo? GranuFlo is a dialysis solution product manufactured and marketed by Fresenius Medical Care (FMC), the leading supplier of dialysis products and services worldwide. GranuFlo is a powder of concentrated acid that allows a treatment center to mix their own solutions and save in shipping costs. Unfortunately, errors in missing the solution result…

GranuFlo Dialysis Injuries Lawsuit

After a warning by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on May 25th, 2012, many patients who frequently undergo dialysis for kidney function are looking to speak with a professional about a GranuFlo Dialysis Injuries Lawsuit. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cautioned medical professionals that numerous dosing errors have occurred while using Fresenius Medical…