injurylawyer360.com logo
IF YOU DEVELOPED ALOPECIA OR HAIR LOSS FROM
TAXOTERE
You may be entitled to compensation

Have You Developed Alopecia or Hair Loss
after Taking Taxotere?

Cancer patients allege Taxotere maker Sanofi-Aventis hid that the chemotherapy drug Taxotere (docetaxel) could add to a patients’ distress by causing a severe and permanent type of hair loss called alopecia. This condition can cause full body permanent hair loss, including loss of:

While chemotherapy patients often lose their hair, the loss is usually temporary with hair growing back within months of completion of their treatments. However, the hair loss associated with Taxotere may be permanent and irreversible. Women may find this hair loss particularly distressing and disfiguring. Experts suggest that hair loss can be devastating for some patients and negatively impact their quality of life.

Almost three million U.S. women have been diagnosed with breast cancer, and thousands more are diagnosed every year. About three-quarters of these breast cancer patients received Taxotere. Our firm is currently investigating claims that Sanofi-Aventis engaged in illegal activities to increase sales of the chemotherapy medication while hiding the side effects from the public. In fact, some patients are alleging that the company knew in the 1990s that the drug carries an increased risk of permanent hair loss.
  • Head hair
  • EyebrowsI
  • Eyelashes
  • Pubic hair
  • Beard and mustache hair for men
  • Decreased vision

FREE Case Evaluation

How can we help you? If you would like to learn more about your legal rights and options, please call 888-611-7830 or complete the form below.

.(100% Privacy Guaranteed )

Message Successfully Sent!
Have you or a loved one suffered permanent hair loss after taking the breast cancer chemotherapy drug Taxotere?

Taxotere Lawsuits

A whistleblower lawsuit filed in 2015 by a former employer who claims that the drug maker engaged in fraudulent marketing tactics. The claim alleges that the company misrepresented the safety and efficacy of the drug for off-label uses, and provided kickbacks to physicians to incentivize them to use the drug. As a result of these schemes sales revenue of the drug increased from nearly $424 million to $1.4 billion in four years, while potentially thousands if not millions of patients were exposed to the increased toxicity and side effects of Taxotere over other less toxic chemotherapy medications.

A breast cancer survivor filed a lawsuit in 2016 alleging Sanofi-Aventis engaged in fraudulent marketing tactics to increase sales and accused the company of increasing revenues at the expense of cancer victims who were unaware of the serious side effects of the drug, including increased toxicity and permanent hair loss. The plaintiff claims that she would not have used Taxotere if she knew of the side effects.

FDA Taxotere Warning and Safety Labeling Changes

n 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a requirement for Sanofi-Aventis to change the safety label of the drug including a warning about the alopecia and permanent hair loss adverse reactions to the medication. This warning comes after several FDA warnings including
Respiratory adverse reactions such as:
  • Dyspnea
  • Acute pulmonary edema
  • Acute pulmonary distress
  • Interstitial lung disease/pneumonia
  • Respiratory failure
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Eye disorders including:
  • Cystoid macular edema
  • Decreased vision
If you took the breast cancer medication Taxotere and experienced permanent hair loss, you may be eligible for financial compensation.
hairloss
call today
taxotere lawyer pic

Taxotere Lawsuits

Our firm believes many other cancer patients would not have used the chemotherapy medication if they were given the opportunity to make an informed decision. We also believe that patients who suffer permanent hair loss because of Taxotere should be compensated for their mental anguish, lost wages, diminished quality of life, permanent disfigurement, and psychological damage.

Speak With Us

Our attorneys have a proven record of fighting deceptive marketing practices of dangerous drug makers. We will do the same for you. If you have suffered alopecia or permanent hair loss after being treated with Taxotere, contact us today. We are aggressive advocates for the victims of Taxotere side effects, and we fight to get you the damages you need and deserve.

Take Action Now!

Our firm believes many other cancer patients would not have used the chemotherapy medication if they were given the opportunity to make an informed decision. We also believe that patients who suffer permanent hair loss because of Taxotere should be compensated for their mental anguish, lost wages, diminished quality of life, permanent disfigurement, and psychological damage.

Let us help you get justice and compensation deserved. No fees unless damages are collected.

Attorney Advertising Disclaimer: The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.
top rated taxotere lawyer

FREE Consultation

Call 888-123-3456

cell phone
The information contained in this advertisement is for patients who are experiencing symptoms or side effects. Patients who take this medication should not stop taking this medication without speaking to their physician and discussing the benefits and risks.
Copyright 2017 - InjuryLawyer360.com- All Rights Reserved