Have you suffered a stroke or heart failure after taking Avandia to manage diabetes? Has a loved one died as a result of taking this dangerous drug? Your serious illness, or your loved one’s death, may have been caused by taking Avandia. The Florida litigation lawyers of Oldham & Smith represent people who have experienced severe complications due to taking dangerous prescription drugs that have been marketed and prescribed for thousands or even millions of patients. If you or someone in your family has suffered the consequences of the use of Avandia, contact our Tavares Avandia attorneys online or call us toll-free at (352) 343-4090 to schedule a Free Consultation. Side Effects of Avandia Avandia is a medication used for Type 2 diabetes; a proven tool in glycemic management and insulin sensitization. Since its release on the market in 1999, it has been prescribed to more than 6 million patients. Unfortunately, the side effects of Avandia have been reported to include: Increased risk of heart attack Heart failure Stroke Other serious medical conditions Avandia is currently restricted by the FDA due to the ongoing campaign for its removal from the market. If your doctor has prescribed Avandia outside of these restrictions or did not prescribe this dangerous drug properly resulting in a fatal accident due to accidental overdose, he or she may be guilty of medical malpractice. We can help. Our drug recall attorneys know how to investigate cases in which Avandia is suspected to have caused heart problems, stroke or wrongful death. Our experience collecting, analyzing and presenting complicated medical evidence will greatly increase your chances of success in receiving full and fair compensation for your injuries. Representing Your Interests in Drug Recall Cases An Avandia mass tort lawsuit is different from a class action — the unique evidence in each heart attack or heart failure claim is considered individually. Any settlement or damages award received as compensation is based on your personal needs and losses. That being said, our Florida drug recall attorneys are able to streamline the costs of pursuing compensation for your injuries by presenting the case of multiple Avandia litigants at the same time. If you have been injured by taking Avandia, learn your rights. Contact our Clermont personal injury lawyers online or call us toll-free at (352) 343-4090 to schedule a Free Consultation. We have the resources and determination necessary to take on the pharmaceutical giants. Serving areas north & west of Orlando, Florida (Tavares, The Villages, Leesburg, Mt. Dora, Deland, and Clermont).