When did Actos first come on the market?
Actos was introduced in 1999 as a drug to treat type 2 diabetes.
What are the side effects of Actos?
There are many side effects by Actos. The most serious is bladder cancer.
When a drug is approved by the FDA - like Actos - isn't the drug safe?
No. The FDA does not have the staff or facilities to test drugs. FDA warnings and FDA recalls are often based on the work of others.
Must I prove my cancer is directly linked to Actos before I can file a lawsuit?
Yes, if you are certain that your medical condition has been caused due to the use of Actos, then you should file it.
I’ve taken Actos for a while, am I at risk for developing bladder cancer?
Taking Actos for over two years face an increasing risk of developing bladder cancer.