Arkansas Lawsuits | Aortic Aneurysm & Dissection linked to Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

The Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, PC are currently investigating potential claims for anyone who has suffered an aortic aneurysm or aortic dissection after taking a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.

Serious Side Effects: Aortic Aneurysm & Aortic Dissection

Aortic Aneurysm - Dangerous Antibiotics LawyerStudies suggest fluoroquinolone antibiotics may place patients at risk for developing an aortic aneurysm or aortic dissection. These are potential life-threatening side effects that patients may not have been warned about.

The aorta is the largest artery in the body. An aortic aneurysm is a balloon-like bulge in a section of the aorta. If the aneurysm grows too large it can rupture and cause internal bleeding. A ruptured aortic aneurysm can be fatal. An aortic dissection is a separation, or tear, in one of the layers of the aorta. An aortic dissection can also be fatal.

Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

Fluoroquinolone antibiotics have been used for years to treat many different bacterial infections. If you’ve suffered from a respiratory infection, urinary tract infection, bone or joint infection, or another type of infection, it is possible that you may have taken a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. These antibiotics include:

Did you suffer an aortic event after taking an antibiotic?

If you’ve suffered an aortic aneurysm or dissection after taking a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, contact our firm about a potential claim. The consultation is free, and there is no obligation. Furthermore, our firm has a no fee promise which means you don’t owe us any legal fees unless we settle or win your case.

Learn More About Potential Claims: 877-544-5323


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