Virginia Dangerous Drug Lawyers | Antibiotics Linked to Aortic Aneurysm & Dissection

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. If you’ve lost a loved one who suffered from these serious side-effect we may be able to help.

Aortic Aneurysm & Aortic Dissection : Serious Side-Effects

Aortic Aneurysm - Dangerous Antibiotics LawyerRecent studies have suggested 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.

  • Aortic aneurysm – 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.
  • Aortic dissection – an aortic dissection is a separation, or tear, in one of the layers of the aorta. An aortic dissection can be fatal.

Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

Fluoroquinolone antibiotics have been used for years to treat many different types of illnesses. 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 popular antibiotics include:

Contact Our Dangerous Drug Lawyers.

If you’ve suffered one of these serious side-effects, or lost a loved related to these side-effects, you may have a potential claim. Our dangerous and defective products attorneys offer a free, no obligation, consultation. Additionally, our no fee promise means you don’t owe us any legal fees unless we settle or win your case. Contact us to discuss your situation today 877-544-5323.

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