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An Explanation of How Actos Lawsuits Are Handled In State Courts and Federal Courts

Earlier this year, the public was alerted that the diabetes medication, Actos, causes bladder cancer. It did not take long for the FDA and the public to discover that the manufacturer of Actos tragically failed to adequately warn and properly study the risk of bladder cancer. Takeda, the manufacturer of Actos, deprived physicians of the […]

Background Information about Actos and Bladder Cancer

ACTOS ASSOCIATION WITH BLADDER CANCER In 1999 with Actos received FDA approval to treat type II diabetes. Before getting approval for Actos, Takeda knew that it would cause casastrophic side effects, including bladder cancer. Animal studies showed a signal for bladder cancer risk. Takeda knew that they should have studied the bladder cancer risk further. […]


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