The anti-cholesterol medication Lipitor—the biggest-selling prescription drug in the world—has been linked to a dramatically higher risk of Type 2 diabetes in postmenopausal women. If you took Lipitor and have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, you may be entitled to compensation.
The cholesterol-lowering medication Lipitor (atorvastatin) has been associated with serious side effects including Type 2 diabetes, rhabdomyolysis, myopathy, muscle damage, kidney failure and memory loss.
If you or someone you love developed Type 2 diabetes after taking Lipitor, you may be entitled to compensation! Call us at (800) 598-4194 or complete our quick intake form to receive a FREE Lipitor lawsuit case evaluation.
Several lawsuits have been filed nationwide claiming that Lipitor’s manufacturer, Pfizer, failed to warn doctors and patients about the drug’s potential risks.
A 2012 study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine found that women aged 50 to 79 who took statin medicines like Lipitor were 48 percent more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes than women who did not.
Three more studies linking statins and Type 2 diabetes were published in the Lancet, the Journal of American College of Cardiology, and Atherosclerosis.
If you or someone you love developed Type 2 diabetes after taking Lipitor and think you might have a Lipitor case, you may be entitled to compensation! Many Lipitor lawsuits have already been filed.
Call our experienced Lipitor lawsuit attorneys at (800)940-2814, or complete our quick form to receive a FREE Lipitor case evaluation.