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Invokana Lawsuit

Diabetes medications like Invokana (canagliflozin) have been linked to ketoacidosis and kidney injuries. Sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are a group of drugs FDA-approved to treat low blood sugar in adults with Type 2 diabetes. The FDA has warned, however, that SGLT2 inhibitors like Invokana can lead to a condition known as diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), characterized by excessive acid levels in the blood. The FDA has also warned about bone breaks and kidney injuries associated with SGLT2 inhibitors. A number of manufacturers—including Johnson & Johnson, which makes Invokana—sell diabetic medications that are associated with harmful side effects. Hundreds of lawsuits currently await trial against Invokana in federal and state courts. Plaintiffs argue that Janssen Pharmaceuticals (a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson) misrepresented the risks of the medication and failed to warn patients about Invokana’s side effects. If you suffered an injury caused by Invokana or a similar SGLT2 inhibitor, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact us today for a free legal consultation. Serious Invokana Side Effects Invokana and similar drugs have strong links to ketoacidosis Continue reading >>

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  1. emberleo

    Hi guys this may be tmi but I just want to see what I can do to fix it or what I'm doing wrong. I'm closing out my 3rd week on this diet and the last couple of days I've had the real strong urine smell from ketosis and rash like symptoms. Am I not drinking enough water potentially? Or eating too much protein potentially? I'm not feeling too well. I feel a bit weighed down with acid. Any advice would be appreciated.

  2. Art3mis

    the urine smell will pass (or maybe i do not notice it as much YEEP!)....the rash i can not speak to, however, could be just the stress your body is going through while it adjusts, OR it could be your sensitive to something in the IP packets, OR it could be not related at all.
    a few questions...
    how much water are you drinking?
    where is the rash? all over, certain places? does anything make it go away, or is it always there?
    have you ever had your Blood sugar tested? if so, how long ago?
    describe the "not feeling too well"....while your body is adjusting you will feel like poop but its kinda certain symptoms...so what are yours?

  3. Jez

    What does weighed down with acid mean?

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