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EzriCare Artifical Tears Lawsuit Lawyers File Suit
An EzriCare Artificial Tears lawsuit was filed by lawyers from Houston in February 2023. Many more are expected to follow as EzriCare Artificial Tears Lawsuit Lawyers and Delsam Artificial Tears lawsuit lawyers are gearing up to fight these corporate giants following an outbreak of a rare type of bacteria known as Pseudomonas aeruginosa which has now been linked to the use of EzriCare and Delsam Artificial Tear Eye Drops. If you have been diagnosed with Pseudomonas aeruginosa after using these eye drops or coming into contact with people who used these eye drops, you may have a right to file a claim. Call 800-298-0111 to talk to an Artificial Tears lawsuit lawyer today.
What Bacteria is Linked to EzriCare and Delsam Artificial Tears?
The full name of the bacteria linked to EzriCare and Delsam Artificial Tears is Verona Integron-mediated Metallo-β-lactamase (VIM) and Guiana-Extended Spectrum-β-Lactamase (GES)-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (VIM-GES-CRPA). This strain has never been found in the United States but has been responsible for some serious outbreaks in medical facilities in foreign countries.
What Injuries Does Pseudomonas aeruginosa Cause?
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a highly drug-resistant bacteria with the potential to cause
- respiratory infections,
It tends to hit people with preexisting conditions and compromised immune systems harder than healthy individuals.
Am I Eligible to File A Lawsuit Against EzriCare & Delsam?
If you have been diagnosed within in the last two years with infection by the Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria after using these products, you may be eligible to file an EzriCare Artificial Tears lawsuit or a Delsam Artificial Tears lawsuit to recover damages for your injuries. Talk to an Artificial Tears lawsuit lawyer to learn your rights. Call us at 888-998-1943 to get connected. *Note the statute of limitation may be shorter or longer than two years in states other than Texas. Check your state’s statute of limitations for tort claims here.
Is it Safe to Continue Using EzriCare or Delsam Artificial Tears?
A recall has been issued for EzriCare Artificial Tears and Delsam Artificial Tears and the FDA is warning people not to purchase or use these products.
What do I Need to Prove in an EzriCare Eye Drop Lawsuit?
Due to the unique nature of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria and the fact that this strain is foreign to the United States, a diagnosis of having this bacteria will go a long way towards proving your case. Use of the eyedrops prior to diagnosis and a diagnosis within the applicable statute of limitations will strengthen your claim, but the absence of these may not preclude your claim.
You would be wise to save any receipts, empty boxes, and/or droppers as evidence in your case.
Talk to an Artificial Tears Contamination Lawyer
If you have been diagnosed with Pseudomonas aeruginosa after the use of the EzriCare or Delasm eye drops, you likely have a claim. Even persons who have been diagnosed without the use of the product may have a claim due to the rare nature of this bacteria. Talk to an EzriCare Artificial Tears lawsuit lawyer or a Delsam Eye Drop Attorney today to discuss your case. Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., Injury & Accident Lawyers have been fighting for victims’ rights for over 40 years. Call us today to get connected with an attorney and learn your rights.
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