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The Xarelto / Pradaxa Instant Case Evaluator provides lawsuit qualification information and details regarding your situation.

  1. Did you or a loved one take Xarelto or Pradaxa?
  2. Did a bleeding event then develop in you or your loved one?

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In recent years, new oral anticoagulants such as Xarelto, Eliquis and Pradaxa have taken over a lot of the market formerly owned by warfarin, because of their “convenience.” Marketed as requiring less effort in blood tests and managing food interactions, these new anticoagulants also carry a risk that was not present in warfarin – no antidote to stop uncontrolled bleeding. Many times the ability to reverse the effects of Xarelto, Eliquis or Pradaxa can be a matter of life or death.

According to the Institute of Safe Medicines Practices (ISMP), a watchdog group, anticoagulant drugs are a “high-risk treatment” and cause bleeding in approximately 15% of patients with atrial fibrillation. Many physicians are wary of the new anticoagulants, since there is limited evidence on how to manage bleeding in patients taking them since there is no known reversal of the anticoagulant effect.

New anticoagulants such as Xarelto, Eliquis and Pradaxa have been linked to an increased number of uncontrollable blood injuries because there was no approved antidote for patients who use the medication.

Pradaxa Lawsuit Settlement

In May 2014, nearly 4,000 individuals harmed by uncontrollable bleeding with the drug Pradaxa received $650 million in compensation for their injuries. More Pradaxa Lawsuits are moving forward today for individuals who were harmed prior to the FDA approval of a Praxbind in October 2015, when the FDA

Xarelto Lawsuits

Xarelto is at the center of numerous lawsuits claiming personal injury and wrongful death. Plaintiffs allegedly suffered uncontrollable bleeding which resulted in severe injuries and deaths caused by Xarelto. Xarelto lawsuits accuse the manufactures of failing to adequately warn consumers and doctors of the side effects that can occur with an uncontrollable bleed and hiding important safety information which resulted in over a hundred deaths and over thousands of fatal injuries.

Xarelto Lawsuits are currently moving forward in the Eastern District of Louisinana presided by the Honorable Kurt D. Engelhardt with the first Bellwether trials set to move forward in February 2017.

Xarelto / Pradaxa Injuries & Side Effects

Gastrointestinal bleeding Rectal bleeding
Hernia Recurrence Adhesion (Scar-like tissue that sticks tissues together)
Internal bleeding Stroke
Heart Attack Pulmonary Embolism
Epidural Hematoma Brain Hemorrhage

Anticoagulant Drugs With No Reversal Agent Still On The Market

The risk of bleeding is a problem with all blood thinners, however, with warfarin, doctors can turn to an “antidote” of Vitamin K to stop the bleeding. Xarelto and Eliquis do not currently have an antidote to stop a severe, life-threatning bleed. However, five years after approval, in October 2015, an antidote for Pradaxa, Praxbind, was finally FDA approved.

Should You File a Xarelto / Pradaxa Lawsuit to Protect Your Legal Rights?

Did you use one of these medications?

Xarelto

Pradaxa

Eliquis

Did you then develop a bleeding event?

Internal bleed

Hospitalization

Blood transfusion

If you answered yes to these two questions you should look into your legal rights. Fill out our Secure Xarelto / Pradaxa Instant Case Evaluation if you believe you may need to protect your legal rights.

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Background
Which medication were you prescribed (mark all that apply)?
What state do you or your injured loved one live in?
The blood thinner, Xarelto, has been linked to thousands of serious bleeding injuries, including death. Lawsuits are currently being filed against Johnson & Johnson, the marketer of the drug, claiming they should have warned the public about the risks that they were aware of. If you believe that your injuries could be linked to Xarelto, fill out this Instant Case Evaluation Survey to find out your legal rights.
Health Effects
Did the injured person experience a bleeding event or other injury while taking Xarelto?
When did this bleeding or other event begin?
Was the injured individual taking Xarelto when the bleeding or other event began?
Did the bleeding incident lead to a hospital stay?
Was a blood transfusion required?
Did the bleeding incident lead to death?
Additional Information
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Latest Xarelto News

January 23, 2017

New Study: Xarelto Has Higher Bleeding Rates Than Eliquis or Pradaxa

A study conducted by the Mayo Clinic and published in the medical journal Gastroenterology concluded that the direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) Xarelto was associated with more gastrointestinal bleeding events than competitors Eliquis and Pradaxa, although all three medications are associated ...
December 28, 2016

Thousands of Xarelto Lawsuits Currently Pending in U.S

Since being introduced into the U.S. market in 2011, the blood thinner Xarelto continues to spark controversy and litigation against drug maker Bayer AG and U.S. distributor Janssen Pharmaceuticals (a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson). Nearly 14,000 Xarelto cases have ...
December 20, 2016

Xarelto Bellwether Cases to be Heard in Coming Year

According to the Louisiana Record, over 9,000 lawsuits have been brought across the U.S. against the makers and distributors of the anticoagulant drug Xarelto, the majority centralized in multidistrict litigation (MDL) in the Eastern District of Louisiana under U.S. District ...