Invokana is an SGLT2 inhibitor used to treat type 2 diabetes. SGLT2 inhibitors regulate a person’s blood sugar by forcing the kidneys to expel sugar through urine. Invokana is taken orally in pill form. Invokana was developed by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma and is sold by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a division of Johnson & Johnson.
Type 2 diabetes patients may be prescribed Invokana to help regulate their blood sugar levels. Invokana is approved to help treat type 2 diabetes in combination with changes in diet and exercise.
Invokana has been linked to an increased risk of kidney failure, stroke, ketoacidosis, and heart attack. Other side effects of taking Invokana are elevated cholesterol, urinary tract infections, fatigue, confusion, dry mouth, and abdominal pain. If you or a loved one suffered a serious injury while taking Invokana, contact The Cochran Firm, D.C. at 202-682-5800 for your free case evaluation.
The Cochran Firm, D.C. is actively investigating several other SGLT2 inhibitors on the market. According to the FDA, SGLT2 inhibitors like Invokamet, Farxiga, Xigduo XR, Jardiance, and Glyxambi may all contribute to increased risks of developing serious medical conditions. If you or a loved one suffered a serious injury while taking any of these SGLT2 inhibitors, contact The Cochran Firm, D.C. You may be entitled to substantial compensation. Deadlines apply so please contact us at your earliest convenience.
No. In May 2015, the FDA issued a Drug Safety Communication informing type 2 diabetes patients about the risks of developing serious health complications from taking SGLT2 inhibitors. These health complications may include ketoacidosis, heart attack, and stroke.. At this time there is no Invokana recall but The Cochran Firm, D.C. is actively monitoring the FDA’s activity for any indications of a recall.
You must make sure to file your Invokana injury lawsuit within your state’s deadline for the statute of limitation. Each state has its own deadline and you must file your lawsuit in time or your legal rights will be forfeited. Contact The Cochran Firm, D.C. at your earliest convenience in order to ensure your case is filed within the deadline.
The exact number of Invokana injury lawsuits is not currently known. Many firms are in the early stages of investigating their clients’ claims and evaluating their cases. The numbers of Invokana injury lawsuits is expected to increase over the coming months and years.
The value of your Invokana lawsuit will be unique to your situation. The value of your damages will depend on your injuries, value of medical bills and lost wages, and the pain and suffering you experienced. Speaking to an attorney at The Cochran Firm, D.C. can help you to better understand the value of your Invokana injury claim. Call 202-682-5800 or 1-800-THE-FIRM (24 hours a day) for a free, confidential consultation.
Is The Cochran Firm, D.C. expensive? Do I need a lot of money to hire a lawyer for my Invokana lawsuit?
There are no legal fees unless The Cochran Firm, D.C. wins your case. We represent our clients on a contingency basis, meaning you pay absolutely nothing until we secure a settlement or win your case. If you don’t win your case, you don’t pay a penny. Contact The Cochran Firm, D.C. and get the justice you deserve.
The Cochran Firm, D.C. is committed to helping change the lives of ordinary people hurt by the reckless behavior of others. Our attorneys have decades of combined legal experience trying cases before a diverse array of courts and juries. We regularly take our cases to trial and are not afraid to go the distance to secure you the compensation you deserve.