Lawyers for Risperdal Breast Growth in Young Boys
Breast Implant Helpline has expanded their drugs and devices department to reach mothers with young boys that have had unusual breast development from Risperdal.
If your son has developed breasts from Risperdal our attorneys are filing lawsuits on behalf of boys who developed breasts after Risperdal use, The medical term for this is gynecomastia.
Johnson and Johnson Fails To Warn And Lawsuits Are Being Filed
We are available to help you if your son has been diagnosed with gynecomastia or male breasts after using Risperdal.
Puffy Nipples or Enlarged Nipples
Painful Breasts or Nipple Discharge
Mastectomy or Gynecomastia Surgery to Remove Male Breasts
Children With These Side Effects Have Severe Emotional Problems
Many are having suicidal ideation due to this deformity
Risperdal (risperidone) is an atypical antipsychotic which is approved by the FDA for treatment of schizophrenia. Since it was introduced, Risperdal has been widely used by children for bi-polar disorders, autism, irritability, aggression and behavior disorders.
Risperdal Injury Lawyers Are Looking At Serious Side Effects
Male children on Risperdal are being diagnosed with gynecomastia or the abnormal development of large mammary glands. This unusual development deformity in boys and adolescents is causing severe physical and emotional issues.
What Is Causing This?
An increase in the amount of the hormone prolactin in the blood caused by the drug. Prolactin is what increases lactation in women following childbirth, and may cause boys to develop gynecomastia from Risperdal. Imagine how frightening it is for your son to have lactating breasts at an age when they are dealing with adolesence and peers that can be very cruel. Very often surgery is necessary to remove the breasts caused by the Risperdal gynecomastia. The physical pain and suffering and emotional trauma for boys and young adult males, who already are emotional fragile, can result in outbursts, depression and potential risk of suicide. Coming off thos medication suddenly can create a sever imbalance and mood swings as well as psychosis.
Risperdal Settlements Offered
Settlements for Risperdal breast growth have been reached by Johnson & Johnson in “bellwether” trials. The terms of these Risperdal settlements have not been reported.
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Young Men On Risperdal
September of 2012, Johnson and Johnson settled an individual Risperdal lawsuit filed for a young man who developed female type breasts after being treated with the Risperdal for a period of five years. This gynecomastia lawsuit filed on behalf of 21-year-old, was settled for an undisclosed amount.