Nova Legal Funding now offers pre-settlement loans for Nexium lawsuits. If you have taken Nexium and have an active lawsuit you can qualify for funding. There are many reasons why lawsuit loans can help. You can use the loan to pay for rising medical fees, and lawyer fees in addition to personal expenses. AstraZeneca spends millions of dollars on defense firms to insure that lawsuits filed against them will be lost. Your lawsuit can take years to settle depleting you of time and money.
Nexium is used to treat and relieve persistent heartburn, and acid reflux. It is produced by AstraZeneca a global pharmaceutical company. The U.S. FDA approved three formulations of Nexium capsules, first in 2001, and again in 2006 and 2008. On the other hand, studies show long-term use of this prescription medication can cause fractures, kidney disease, dementia, and other serious side effects.
Many people filed suit against AstraZeneca claiming that AstraZeneca failed to warn patients of all the risks associated with taking the drug. Plaintiffs of Nexium lawsuits are entitled to recover damages from;
- Pain and Suffering
- Medical Bills
- Lost Wages
- Wrongful Death
Qualifying For Pre-Settlement Funding With Nova Legal Funding
Some background information that will affect your qualification includes the district in which your case is being tried and the extent of damages. Furthermore, you must have taken Nexium, suffered from the listed side effects, and have hired a lawyer for your case.
While Nexium can assist in relieving heartburn discomfort, some users may experience unwanted side effects when taking the drug. Nexium is categorized as pregnancy risk C.
The most common side effects of Nexium include:
- Nausea & Abdominal Pain
- Dry Mouth
- Allergic Reactions
Patients taking the drug for a shorter period of time often have a less likelihood of facing severe adverse events. If you are not sure if we cover your case type give us a call.
Information and Statistics – Nexium Lawsuit Settlements
Nexium reached $13.9 billion in U.S. sales in 2008. In 2010, Nexium was the second most-prescribed drug nationwide. In addition, financial data from AstraZeneca shows that Nexium remains popular even today. The average price per Nexium prescription is $215 dollars. One can only imagine the financial backing AstraZeneca has dedicated to fighting lawsuits.
Since the medication made it to the market in 2001, thousands of patients around the world experienced serious side effects from Nexium. Recent studies of Nexium have revealed many serious problems with the drug;
- April 2015 – Acute Kidney Injury, Nexium patients more than twice as likely to develop.
- February 2016 – Chronic Kidney Disease, Nexium patients had 20-50% higher risk of developing.
- February 2016 – Dementia, Nexium patients had 44% higher risk of developing.
In a pharmaceutical lawsuit, liability claims can fall under three categories design defects, marketing defects, and manufacturing defects. AstraZeneca is guilty on all charges however, it is very difficult to challenge a company that has more revenue than the GDP of small countries. In 2012, 512 people from across the United States filed a case against AstraZeneca in U.S. District Court.
Nova Legal Funding Can Help
Nova Legal Funding is the Nation’s number one provider of lawsuit loans. We have been helping people recover from financial hardship for more than 5 years. At Nova Legal Funding your loan is risk-free, and we guarantee the lowest rate in the market. We understand the delicate nature of your case and insure you that your private information will be protected. To get started call us at (866) 670-6131 or apply online.