Multiple scientific studies have indicated that talcum powder may increase the risk of ovarian cancer by 30% when used regularly by women for personal perineal hygiene. Johnson & Johnson has been accused of failing to warn consumers of the risks associated with using this product, even though they have been aware of the issue for many years.
If you or a family member have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer and have used talc-based baby powder or body powder products, Goldenberg Heller & Antognoli is prepared to work on your behalf to hold the drug companies accountable. We handle all talcum powder liability cases on a contingency fee basis, and we offer free initial consultations. You pay nothing for our services unless we obtain a settlement or an award on your behalf.
Issues Connected to Talcum Powder Claims
If you use talcum powder or baby powder as a hygiene product, you are subject to an increased risk these for developing ovarian cancers. Symptoms frequently reported in ovarian cancer patients include:
- Unexplained weight gain or loss
- Pelvic or abdominal pain
- Constipation or diarrhea
- Frequent urination
What should you do if you or a loved one have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer?
If you have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer and have used talc products, schedule an appointment with your primary care physician to discuss your concerns, medical history, and current health, and then contact one of our specialized personal injury attorneys to get the compensation you deserve.
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