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Viagra® Skin Cancer Lawsuits

News / October 5, 2015

Viagra® has been linked to an increased risk of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with melanoma after taking Viagra, it may be in your best interest to meet with a lawyer. To speak to a lawyer about Viagra skin cancer lawsuits, contact the attorneys at the Hollis Law Firm.

viagra and skin cancerMillions of men have taken the popular erectile dysfunction drug, Viagra. This drug is manufactured by the American multinational pharmaceutical corporation, Pfizer. Based on revenues, Pfizer is one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Known for developing and producing blockbuster drugs, Pfizer’s other well-known products include Lipitor®, Lyrica®, Diflucan®, Zithromax®, and Celebrex®. Over the past two decades, Pfizer has been involved in various lawsuits concerning some of its pharmaceutical drugs.

A study published in 2014 found that men who had taken Viagra had nearly double the risk of developing melanoma that men who had not taken the drug. This increased risk was also seen in men who had only taken Viagra for a short period of time. Melanoma can be painful and difficult to treat, and may result in costly hospital bills, lost wages, and even death.

Some men who developed melanoma after taking Viagra have filed Viagra skin cancer lawsuits. Have you or a loved one taken Viagra (even for a short period of time), and been diagnosed with melanoma? You may wish to speak with an attorney about a possible Viagra skin cancer lawsuit. The attorneys at the Hollis Law Firm are available to speak with you regarding your case. Each case is evaluated on an individual basis. To contact the Hollis Law Firm, please complete an online contact form, or call 1-800-701-3672.