Children's Advil / Motrin a Possible Cause
It is important that you and your family are aware that if one has taken Advil or Motrin and developed SJS or Stevens-Johnson Syndrome you may have a claim against the manufactures. Children's Advil and Children's Motrin are pain killers marketed by Wyeth and both contain ibuprofen. These oral medications are marketed towards children and both can cause SJS. If your children are taking Children's Advil or Children's Motrin we urge you to learn more about these medications and their possible side effects. If you notice anything out of the ordinary with your childrens' bodies then you should immediately seek medical attention. Stop taking all medication.
A quick overview of smypthoms:
- Rash, blisters, or red splotches on skin
- Persistent fever
- Blisters in mouth, eyes, ears, nose, and genital area
- Swelling of eyelids and red eyes
- Flu-like symptoms
If you think that you may have been a victim of the side effects of taking Advil or Motrin then pick up the phone and contact us to discuss this possible cause of the SJS and discuss your options. Even if you are unsure as to whether you have a case we advise you to contact us as soon as possible. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, pain, and suffering. If you or a loved one is suffering from Stevens-Johnson Syndrome also known as SJS or Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, which may be the result of a drug reaction call our Law Firm at 800-862-1260.