By: Darrell Castle
When a diabetes medication causes an innocent person bladder cancer, how much compensation is enough?
For the 8,000 individual lawsuits, Takeda Pharmaceutical has offered a total of $2.2 billion in compensation to resolve claims of “hiding its Actos diabetes medicine’s cancer risk.”
Some attorneys say the settlement isn’t enough.
In 2011, Actos sales peaked at $4.5 million. That’s 27% of Takeda’s revenue at the time. And since 1999, Actos has seen $16 billion in sales.
Whether it’s enough or not, the positive news is that offers to settle are just beginning to be made. That means it’s not too late for you to make a claim!
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If you took Actos for diabetes and were diagnosed with bladder cancer, I’d love to talk with you ASAP. You deserve compensation and Takeda needs to be held accountable for their actions — or lack thereof.
At Darrell Castle & Associates, you’re not just a case number, but you’re a REAL person with a REAL problem. And we want to help you with that problem by fighting to get you the compensation you’re entitled to.
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