Filing a Medrad Intego PET Infusion System lawsuit could be an option for individuals who suffered serious complications related to a Class II recall for Source Administration Sets used with the device. Problems with these sets could produce particulate matter in medicine vials, placing patients at risk for infections and other potentially dangerous adverse events.
The medical device attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP are investigating injuries and complications related to the Medrad Intego PET Infusion System recall. You may be entitled to compensation if you or a loved one experienced any serious adverse events following treatment with this system, including:
To discuss filing a Medrad Intego PET Infusion System lawsuit with a member of our legal team, please contact our office by calling (888) 994-5118 today.
The Medrad Intego PET Infusion System is used in nuclear medicine procedures to administer medications and IV flushing solutions. In January 2017, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration announced a Class II recall for Bayer-manufactured Source Administration Sets used with the system. According to the agency, the sets could cause the production of particulate matter when the tip of the needle pushes through the rubber top of the medicine vial. If this occurs, the particulate matter could enter into the patient and cause serious adverse health consequences including infection, damage of tissue, and death.
The Source Administration Sets affected by this recall were distributed between October 9, 2008 to October 11, 2016. The FDA notice did not indicate if the recalled products had been associated with any adverse events.
Individuals who experienced adverse events that could be associated with these recalled Source Administration Sets may be entitled to compensation for any injury-related damages they’ve incurred, including:
The attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP would like to hear from anyone who experienced infections or tissue damage following a nuclear medicine treatment that utilized the Medrad Intego PET Infusion System. Our Firm is also reviewing cases on behalf of individuals who may have a lost a loved one due to complications associated with this recall. To schedule your free, no-obligation case review, please call (888) 994-5118 to get in touch with a member of our legal team today.
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