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Elmiron Maculopathy Risk

Does Elmiron cause maculopathy? It’s a question many patients and doctors are asking based on alarming scientific research that suggests Elmiron causes eye damage, including maculopathy, pigmentary maculopathy, retinopathy, and scotoma.

These serious eye problems can result in blindness.

IMPORTANT: The FDA has warned that Elmiron (pentosan polysulfate sodium, or PPS) may cause serious eye damage. If you’ve taken Elmiron, talk with your doctor immediately about potential Elmiron maculopathy and other eye damage risk. Certain Elmiron alternatives may be available.

Does Elmiron Cause Maculopathy - Riddle & Brantley Elmiron LawyersThose who have taken Elmiron and been diagnosed with maculopathy or other eye damage may be entitled to compensation as part of an Elmiron lawsuit. For a FREE, no-obligation consultation with an experienced Elmiron attorney, please call 1-800-525-7111 or complete the convenient form below.

There is no obligation and you won’t pay a dime in attorney fees unless we win your case and you receive compensation as part of your Elmiron maculopathy claim (or other Elmiron injury claim).

Please call 1-800-525-7111 today and let’s review your case.

Does Elmiron Cause Maculopathy? 

To be clear, scientific evidence suggests that Elmiron can cause maculopathy, including pigmentary maculopathy. Eye damage potentially caused by Elmiron includes:

These types of eye damage can result in serious and life-changing conditions, including blindness. For a FREE consultation concerning a potential Elmiron maculopathy claim or other Elmiron injury claim, please call 1-800-525-7111.

There are no upfront costs and you won’t pay any attorney fees unless we are successful and you receive compensation.

Justice Counts for those injured due to potentially dangerous drugs like Elmiron and we would love to help you if we can. Riddle & Brantley’s dangerous drugs attorneys have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for injured clients since 1985 and we are committed to seeking justice for those harmed by potentially negligent drug manufacturers (see disclaimer below).

Please call 1-800-525-7111 today and let’s review your Elmiron claim.

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Linda B., Riddle & Brantley client

Elmiron Maculopathy and Other Eye Damage Risk

Elmiron Maculopathy Eye Damage Claim - Riddle & BrantleyIn 2018, researchers first reported serious eye damage, including maculopathy, associated with long-term use of the bladder medication Elmiron.

In a follow-up study, researchers found that one-quarter of those taking Elmiron had serious eye damage, including maculopathy, pigmentary maculopathy, retinopathy, and scotoma. These injuries can result in serious long-term conditions such as full or partial blindness.

Symptoms of maculopathy or other eye damage caused by Elmiron include:

  • Blurry vision
  • Loss of vision
  • “Floaters” in the field of vision
  • Difficulty adjusting to low light environments
  • Blind spots in the field of vision (scotoma)
  • Distorted vision
  • Dark areas in the field of vision
  • Difficulty distinguishing colors
  • Reduced visual sharpness
  • Eye strain
  • Eye pain 

If you’ve experienced any of these symptoms of maculopathy or other eye damage potentially caused by Elmiron, talk with your doctor immediately and consider calling 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE, no-obligation consultation regarding a potential Elmiron claim.

There is no cost for the claim investigation and you may be entitled to compensation. Please call 1-800-525-7111 today.

Research indicates a serious Elmiron maculopathy risk, along with heightened risk of other eye injuries such as pigmentary maculopathy, retinopathy, and scotoma, all of which may cause blindness and other serious eye conditions.

Don’t wait — the longer you wait to have your Elmiron maculopathy or other injury claim investigated, the harder it may be to win you the compensation you deserve.

“We anticipate potential settlements in these cases and now is the time to have your Elmiron claim investigated.”

Gene Riddle, attorney and founding partner, Riddle & Brantley

If you’re wondering, “Can I file an Elmiron claim?”, we can evaluate your case and help you with how to file an Elmiron lawsuit.

Maculopathy and Eye Damage Claims Against Elmiron - Riddle & BrantleyIf you’ve suffered maculopathy or another eye injury potentially due to Elmiron, please call 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE claim investigation. You may qualify for an Elmiron lawsuit or injury claim and be entitled to compensation.

Justice Counts for those injured due to potentially dangerous drugs like Elmiron and we are committed to holding potentially negligent manufacturers like Janssen Pharmaceuticals accountable.

Our Elmiron attorneys have over 200 years of combined legal experience fighting for injured victims who have been hurt due to others’ negligence and we would love to help you and your loved ones if we can.

“They handled my case very professionally, with respect from beginning to end.”

Joseph P., Riddle & Brantley client

Please call 1-800-525-7111 and let’s review your claim.

 


*** Disclaimer: The results mentioned are intended to illustrate the type of cases handled by the firm. These results do not guarantee a similar outcome, and they should not be construed to constitute a promise or guarantee of a particular result in any particular case. Every case is different, and the outcome of any case depends upon a variety of factors unique to that case.