If you or a loved one took Prilosec, Nexium, Prevacid, Protonix or another Proton Pump Inhibitor to treat heartburn, antacid or acid reflux and have suffered from chronic kidney disease, you may be entitled to recover compensation from a Proton Pump Inhibitor lawsuit or settlement. Contact a Proton Pump Inhibitor injury lawyer to request a free case review.
A team of class action attorneys and personal injury lawyers has launched an investigation into Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) medications used to treat heartburn, antacid, acid reflux, stomach acid, gastric, peptic or duodenal stomach ulcers, damaged esophagus, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), esophagitis, Barrett’s esophagus, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, among others.
Proton Pump Inhibitor lawsuit and settlement cases potentially being investigated include claims of patients who took Prilosec, Nexium, Prevacid, Protonix and/or other Proton Pump Inhibitors over a long period of time and suffered kidney complications, symptoms, side effects and injuries, including:
- Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
- End stage renal disease
- Renal failure
- Kidney transplant
- Kidney failure
- Interstitial nephritis
- Other side effects and injuries
Some signs and symptoms of possible chronic kidney disease and kidney damage may include, for example, changes in urine (more or less frequent, pressure when urinating, color changes), muscle twitching and cramping, bruising, fatigue, weakness, bone or back pain, blood in stool, excessive thirst, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, bad metallic taste in mouth, urine or ammonia like odor to breath, pale, dry and itchy skin, swelling, fluid retention, shortness of breath, feeling cold, and/or dizziness or difficulty concentrating.
Some Proton Pump Inhibitor brands include:
If you or someone you love took Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix or another Proton Pump Inhibitor and suffered from kidney disease, end stage renal failure, or other kidney injuries, or have needed dialysis or a kidney transplant, you may be entitled to compensation from a Proton Pump Inhibitor lawsuit or settlement. Contact a lawyer to request a free case review.*
- Prilosec (omeprazole)
- Nexium (esomeprazole)
- Prevacid (lansoprazole)
- Protonix (pantoprazole)
- AcipHex (rabeprazole)
- Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
- Kapidex (dexlansoprazole)
- Zegerid (omeprazole/ sodium bicarbonate)
- Other Proton Pump Inhibitors
*If you or a loved one are experiencing health issues, side effects or complications after taking a Proton Pump Inhibitor, we urge you to promptly consult with your doctor or physician for an evaluation.
**The listing of a company or product (e.g., Prilosec, Nexium, Prevacid, Protonix, AcipHex, Dexilant Kapidex, Zegerid) is not meant to state or imply that the company acted illegally or improperly or that the product is unsafe or defective; rather only that an investigation may be, is or was being conducted to determine whether legal rights have been violated.
***The use of any trademarks, tradenames or service marks is solely for product identification and/or informational purposes.
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