Reglan is a metoclopramide drug that has been linked to serious complications like tardive dyskinesia and other disorders that are similar to Parkinson’s disease. Additionally, Reglan has been found to cause complications with the cardiovascular system.In addition, Reglan’s other potentially dangerous side effects include:
- liver problems;
- endocrine problems;
- Neuroleptic malignant syndrome; and
Because of the risks of taking this dangerous prescription drug, the FDA instituted a black box warning for its severe and even fatal side effects. While Reglan can help treat digestive problems, the benefits may not be worth the drug’s risks.If you have been injured by taking Reglan, you may now be facing additional medical problems along with costly medical expenses. If taking Reglan has resulted in serious injury, you may be entitled to receive compensation for your medical bills and lost wages, along with other damages like pain and suffering.A Chicago personal injury lawyer can help you determine if you may be eligible to receive compensation for injuries you have suffered after taking Reglan. In addition to helping you file your dangerous drug claim, your Chicago personal injury lawyer can represent your best interests throughout the claims process. When to Hire a Chicago Personal Injury LawyerA Chicago personal injury lawyer at the Law Offices of Barry G. Doyle, P.C. has dealt with similar cases to yours and knows the best course of action for your claim. To improve your chances at a fair settlement and take the burden out of all the paperwork involved in an Illinois dangerous drug claim, contact us today for a free case evaluation – 312-263-1080.