Protopic Lawsuit Information
Protopic has been linked to skin cancer. If you or a loved one has been harmed by this drug, please contact us immediately you my be entitled to compensation.
Protopic is a dermatologists recommended drug that is often used as a second-line remedy treatment for eczema.
In March 2005, the FDA issued a health warning for Protopic that users be advised of the potential risk of skin cancer and Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.
On January 19, 2006, the FDA announced that it will require a “black box” warning for the label of Protopic, in an effort to alert patients of the risk of cancer. The new label will also clarify that Protopic should only be prescribed after other medications have been tried (unsuccessfully)
There have been several reported cases of cancer developing in relation to Protopic use. However, until further human studies yield more conclusive results only a warning is in place not a recall.
If you are suffering from one of the following Protopic side effects, contact us immediately:
* Skin cancer
Additional Protopic side effects:
* Swollen/infected hair follicles
* Skin burning and pruritus
* Muscle pain
* Herpes Zoster