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Testosterone Therapy and Cardiac Arrest

By May 5, 2014February 9th, 2017Uncategorized

The FDA has recently warned that men taking testosterone medications are at an increased risk for cardiac events such as heart attack and stroke. Investigations into these potentially dangerous medications have found that men who have experienced cardiac events in the past see risks for additional occurrences tripled within 90 days on testosterone therapy. What’s more, men over the age of 65 who have no history of heart attack see risks double within the first three months on these medications.

If you have suffered a heart attack or other serious side-effect while taking a testosterone medication, the dangerous drug attorneys at the Hornbuckle Firm are here to help you get the compensation you deserve.

Protecting Your Health

Products covered by the new FDA warning include:

  • Androderm
  • AndroGel
  • Axiron
  • Bio-T-Gel
  • Delatestryl,
  • Depo-Testosterone
  • Fortesta
  • Striant
  • Testim
  • Testopel

If you are on one of these medications, you are encouraged to discuss continued use with your physician, particularly if you are over the age of 65 or have a history of heart disease. If you are harmed by one of these medications, you are encouraged to call our Seattle product liability attorneys at (425) 598-0824 today to learn more about your rights.

If you live in or around Seattle, Washington and have suffered a cardiac event while on testosterone medication, please contact the Hornbuckle Firmtoday to schedule your free case evaluation.

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