Accutane

North Carolina Accutane lawyer

Accutane (isotretinoin), which is prescribed to treat acne, works on cystic acne by shrinking the oil glands within the skin. Accutane was withdrawn from the market in July 2009, seven years after it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Accutane side effects

The following are some of the side effects linked to Accutane:

  • Suicide
  • Depression
  • Other serious mental conditions
  • Digestive problems (inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis)
  • Possible higher risk of colon cancer.

More than 1,000 cases of psychiatric problems among users have been reported since June 2001. The FDA requires the drug maker to include warnings about side effects on the label.

Contact our law firm about a potential Accutane lawsuit

Exposure to a dangerous drug can dramatically change your life. At the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, we understand and we're prepared to pursue the maximum compensation for people injured by Accutane.

You have the power to take back control of your life. You're in charge. Contact a North Carolina personal injury lawyer today. Contact the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. A determined advocate with our firm can help you explore your legal options. Call 1-866-900-7078 for a free case evaluation.

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The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin consults with a national network of attorneys on product liability, defective drugs, and defective products cases in an attempt to provide the best representation that we can for our clients. Depending on the details of your case, our firm may associate with another law firm to work with us on your product liability case. We will only do this if we believe it is in your best interests and if you agree to this.

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The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin consults with a national network of attorneys on product liability, defective drugs, and defective products cases in an attempt to provide the best representation we can for our clients. Depending on the details of your case, our firm will likely refer your matter to another law firm with which we associate. We will only do this if we believe it is in your best interests and if you agree.