Treating heartburn, acid reflux, and other gastrointestinal conditions, Zantac and generic ranitidine were sold over the counter and as prescription drugs for years. Unfortunately, ranitidine can break down into what Health Canada classifies as a probable human carcinogen. If you developed cancer as a result of using products that include ranitidine, you may be eligible for compensation. Click here to learn more.
Surgical mesh may be used to help repair pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in women. However, in some cases, patients experience severe postoperative complications because of the use of surgical mesh. If you sustained compensable injuries as a result of complications arising from the use of vaginal mesh, click here.
Undergoing surgery to recover from a hernia is supposed to alleviate pain, not cause more of it. Unfortunately, sometimes the surgical mesh used to support damaged tissue can lead to medical complications, severe pains, and additional financial losses. If you were injured after undergoing hernia surgery, click here to learn how our Ontario personal injury lawyers may be able to assist you.