Zantac, a popular medication used to treat heartburn, was found to contain a dangerous carcinogenic impurity. Former consumers who were diagnosed with cancer allege that the drug’s manufacturer failed to warn patients and physicians about this serious risk. If you are battling cancer after taking Zantac, the North Dakota Zantac lawsuit attorneys at Estey & Bomberger, LLP can help you recover the settlement that you deserve.
Our specialized Zantac lawsuit attorneys represent victims across the United States, including North Dakota. We will work tirelessly to hold the manufacturer accountable and secure the compensation that you deserve.
Why Choose Estey & Bomberger for Your Zantac Claim?
- Our law firm specializes in claims involving dangerous drugs and negligent manufacturers. We have the skills and experience necessary to fight for your right to financial recovery.
- Our attorneys are dedicated to recovering maximum compensation for our patients, securing over $500 million in five years alone. We will advocate for your full recovery.
- Our firm understands how difficult a cancer diagnosis can be. We will handle all aspects of your lawsuit so that you can focus on treatment and recovery, not litigation.
Why Did The FDA Recall Zantac?
After the discovery of a dangerous carcinogen, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested a recall of Zantac products in April 2020. Researchers discovered unsafe levels of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in the medication, which can increase the risk of cancer when ingested on a regular basis.
In batches of Zantac, NDMA impurities can increase over time and when stored at higher than room temperature. Many patients have developed cancer after taking this medication, including cancers such as:
Who Qualifies For a Zantac Lawsuit Claim in North Dakota?
If you were diagnosed with cancer after taking Zantac, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Across the United States, former Zantac patients are filing lawsuits against the drug’s manufacturers and recovering settlements to pay for the medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages related to their cancer.
To qualify for a Zantac lawsuit, you will need to establish a link between your Zantac use and cancer diagnosis. Generally, you will need to meet the following criteria:
- You were diagnosed with a cancer related to Zantac use.
- You took Zantac regularly for at least one year.
- You took Zantac for at least one year before your cancer diagnosis.
A North Dakota Zantac lawyer from Estey & Bomberger, LLP can assess your claim and determine your legal options. If you qualify, we will help you take your first steps toward filing a lawsuit and recovering the compensation that you deserve.
How Long Do You Have to File a Lawsuit in North Dakota?
In North Dakota, you have 10 years from the date that you initially purchased Zantac or 11 years from the date it was manufactured. Unless you qualify for a rare exception, the court will dismiss your case if you miss this deadline. If you believe that you qualify for a Zantac lawsuit, contact a North Dakota Zantac lawsuit attorney from Estey & Bomberger, LLP right away.
Contact a North Dakota Zantac Lawsuit Attorney Today
As a former Zantac patient, you may qualify for legal action against the drug’s manufacturer. In these situations, the Zantac injury lawyers at Estey & Bomberger, LLP can fight for your right to a fair settlement. Contact us today to schedule a free case consultation with a North Dakota Zantac lawsuit attorney.