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GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Side Effects Are Nearly Identical

Staff Writer | November 23rd, 2012
Granuflo Heart Problems

Severe GranuFlo and NaturaLyte side effects led to the 2012 Class I recall – the most urgent type of recall in the United States. The GranuFlo recall was issued after the FDA got word of an internal Fresenius memo that notified only Fresenius staff and dialysis centers of the drug’s potentially fatal side effects. Since the memo was made public… Read more »

Metabolic Alkalosis from Granuflo May Result in Sudden Death

Ava Lawson | October 22nd, 2012
Granuflo Side Effects Heart

Across the nation, hundreds of victims are seeking Granuflo lawsuit settlements stemming from injuries they sustained from the acid concentrate used during hemodialysis. Produced and marketed by Fresenius Medical Care, the product is used in the treatment of chronic or acute renal failure and has been associated with numerous adverse health events including heart attacks and Granuflo sudden death. One… Read more »

Metabolic Alkalosis Common Complaint in Granuflo Lawsuits

Whitney Taylor | September 28th, 2012
Granuflo Litigation

Many Granuflo lawsuits filed involve a serious condition known as metabolic alkalosis. This condition is caused by an excess buildup of bicarbonate in the body, which can lead to symptoms like mental confusion and muscle tremors. Some cases of metabolic alkalosis are fatal, particularly when the symptoms are not addressed promptly and appropriately. The condition can lead to heart arrhythmias,… Read more »

Many Criteria Will Affect GranuFlo Settlements

Sarah Klein | July 27th, 2012
Granuflo Justice

Recent news reports have focused on Fresenius Medical Care’s apparent failure to warn patients and the medical community of the risk of GranuFlo side effects for nearly four months after Fesenius learned of the dangers. Among the startling revelations is the fact that 941 patients suffered heart attacks while receiving treatment inFMC-run dialysis clinics in 2010. Though GranuFlo and NaturaLyte… Read more »

Surviving Children Settle for Millions in Fresenius Dialysis Death

Staff Writer | July 18th, 2012
Granuflo Lawsuit Settlement

The surviving children of Teresa Gayton have settled their Fresenius Medical Care lawsuit for a reported seven figures. A mother of five, Gayton died during her third dialysis treatment at an Illinois Fresenius Medical Care facility. Her dialysis injury and ultimate death were accidental and, according to depositions, preventable. Mother dies after dialysis injury After a year of living in… Read more »