GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Dialysis Heart Attack Lawsuits

GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® acid concentrate dialysis products have been linked to heart attack and death. In an internal memo, Fresenius Medical Care, maker of GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® and operator of the largest chain of dialysis clinics in the U.S., said that 941 patients who suffered cardiopulmonary arrest in 667 of its clinics during 2010. If you have been injured by or lost a loved on to these products, you may be entitled to compensation. Our Montana drug recall attorneys are here to help.

GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® Injuries

The ingredients in GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® are different to those in similar products and that can lead to improper dosing if clinicians are not aware of the differences, what to look for in patients as far as risk factors go, and how to adjust dosing to prevent problems from occurring.

Improper dosing can lead to elevated bicarbonate levels in the blood, causing pH imbalance and a dangerous condition called metabolic alkalosis.

GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® injuries can be serious or fatal and can include:

  • Low blood pressure
  • Cardiac arrhythmia
  • Heart attack
  • Cardiopulmonary arrest
  • Stroke
  • Sudden cardiac death

Montana GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® injury victims, and their loved ones, can get help by contacting our Montana drug recall attorneys at 1-877-LOSS-RECOVER (567-7732). You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries which can pay for you medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. However, you do have a limited amount of time to take action. Please, contact us right away so that we can help you protect your legal rights.