An Experienced Luvox Lawyer In Florida Who Knows The Facts
Fluvoxamine is an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) used to treat Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD). Marketed as Luvox and Luvox CR, the drug has come under fire from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for deceptive or false marketing practices after a patient brochure for Luvox CR was revealed to make "false or misleading" statements about the safety of the drug.
At the Law Office of Jeffrey D. DeCarlo, P.A., our experienced legal team knows that certain SSRIs, including Luvox and Fluvoxamine, can cause a number of serious side effects, from birth defects to suicidal thoughts and behaviors. If you or a loved one has been hurt after taking either of these products, take a stand. Don't delay contacting Luvox lawsuit attorney Jeffrey DeCarlo today. He knows how to fight for maximum compensation for clients' losses.
Potential Fluvoxamine and Luvox side effects
A number of side effects have been linked to Fluvoxamine and Luvox and are especially apparent in infants, teenagers, and people under 25. In fact, the FDA issued a "black box" warning for this medication due to its dangers to young adults and children. Potential side effects include:
- Birth injuries such as Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (PPHN), a lung condition preventing infants from getting oxygen to their blood stream that can cause heart failure, brain damage, kidney damage, or even death.
- Suicidal thoughts and behaviors, with users under 25 years old showing the highest risk potential.
- Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome or Serotonin Syndrome, including fever, confusion, delusional thinking, unstable vital signs, coma or death.
How a Florida dangerous drugs lawsuit attorney can fight for you
Attorney Jeffrey D. DeCarlo has successfully litigated cases against drug companies in Florida for over 20 years. If you or a loved one has been hurt after using Fluvoxamine or Luvox, contact our law office today. Jeffrey DeCarlo isn't afraid to take on big drug manufacturers who may try to shift the blame to the victim. Jeffrey DeCarlo isn't afraid to play hardball with insurance representatives who might offer a "low ball" settlement that doesn't begin to cover the true cost of your injuries. Take a stand. Jeffrey D. DeCarlo knows how to get the facts and consult the medical experts who will advocate for victims. Contact the Law Office of Jeffrey D. DeCarlo, P.A., at (305) 572-0065 or contact us online for a free case evaluation. You only pay us a fee when you win your case.