Zantac Cancer Lawsuit Attorney Fighting for Your Rights
We can demand the compensation you deserve
Zantac cancer lawsuits can be very complicated. That’s why it’s critical that you have an experienced lawyer on your side, fighting for your rights. Otherwise, your legal case might not get the attention it rightfully deserves. Attorney Zach Herschensohn wants to meet with you and help you demand justice.
Serving greater Seattle, our talented legal team at Herschensohn Law Firm thoroughly understands how the legal system works when it comes to dangerous drugs like Zantac. We know how to investigate complex cases, and we’re prepared to do the work that needs to be done to demand the maximum financial compensation for your case.
Our law firm has a strong track record of success. We have obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for injury victims and their families. We know how to negotiate effectively with insurance companies and large corporations. If they refuse to cooperate, we will not hesitate to file a lawsuit on your behalf, because case results matter here.
What makes Zantac a dangerous drug?
First introduced in 1981, Zantac became the world’s best-selling prescription drug by 1987. Zantac was marketed as an antacid used to treat heartburn and other stomach-related issues, including stomach ulcers. Zantac was then sold over the counter and manufactured by Sanofi, a French-based pharmaceutical company.
Since September 2019, however, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued warnings about Zantac and other ranitidine-based drugs. Initially, the FDA issued an advisory in September 2019 that certain scientific studies had found that Zantac and other ranitidine-based drugs may have elevated levels of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), a carcinogenic substance.
In response to the September 2019 FDA warning, many large stores – including CVS, Walmart and Walgreens – announced that same month they would no longer sell medications containing ranitidine, including Zantac. In October 2019, Sanofi voluntarily recalled Zantac from all stores in the United States and Canada.
Based on additional scientific studies, the FDA issued another warning in April 2020 to Sanofi to stop selling Zantac due to concerns about cancer caused by higher than normal levels of NDMA in certain Zantac users.
What type of cancer does Zantac (ranitidine) cause?
Numerous scientific studies continue to be conducted about the link between Zantac (ranitidine) and cancer. At this time, some of the types of cancer certain Zantac users have been diagnosed with may include:
- Bladder cancer
- Liver cancer
- Stomach cancer
- Ovarian cancer
- Pancreatic cancer
- Throat cancer
If you have been diagnosed with cancer and you have taken Zantac in the past, talk to an attorney. You may be eligible for financial compensation for your cancer treatment and other related expenses.
What are warning signs of health problems caused by Zantac?
Talk to your doctor right away if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
- Frequent nausea
- Sudden weight loss
- Severe stomach pain
- Blood in bowel movements
- Discolored urine
- Loss of appetite
Make sure you take your symptoms seriously right from the start. Cancer caused by Zantac is a very serious medical and legal matter. Your health should be your top priority. An attorney can handle all the legal aspects of your case while you focus on your medical care and cancer treatment.
How much is my Zantac cancer lawsuit worth?
Every case is different. Some may be worth tens of thousands of dollars. Others may potentially be worth millions. You case could even end up being part of a class-action lawsuit against Sanofi.
The bottom line is all your cancer-related expenses should be considered when determining how much your Zantac cancer lawsuit is worth. These expenses may include:
- Emergency medical care
- Other cancer-related medical treatments
- Surgical operations
- Follow-up doctor’s appointments
- Physical therapy
- Replacement income during your cancer treatment
- Lost future income if you cannot return to work
The financial toll for cancer treatments and other medical expenses can add up fast. You shouldn’t have to pay for these expenses yourself. An experienced attorney can help.
Why should I choose Herschensohn Law Firm to handle my Zantac cancer lawsuit?
Legal cases involving large multinational pharmaceutical companies like Sanofi can be very complicated. These corporations hire entire teams of attorneys to defend their actions. That’s why you need our highly skilled and experienced legal team on your side. We believe we’re the right choice for you for many different reasons, including:
- Extensive experience handling dangerous drug cases
- Customized legal strategy to suit your specific legal needs
- Detail-oriented lawyer who will thoroughly investigate your claim
- Experience negotiating multi-million-dollar settlements on behalf of clients
- Courtroom experience dealing with complicated cancer cases
This may be your only opportunity for justice. Make sure you have a strong legal team in your corner. Schedule a free case evaluation with Herschensohn Law Firm and discover what we can do for you. During your appointment, you can ask any questions you might have about your Zantac cancer lawsuit. We’re here to help you.
You have rights. We can fight for them. Contact our law firm.
The clock is ticking. In many cases, you only have a limited amount of time to take legal action when it comes to dangerous drugs like Zantac. If you miss this deadline (known as the statute of limitations), you could miss out on your opportunity to obtain the financial compensation you need and deserve. Contact attorney Zach Herschensohn and learn more about how we can help you.