Xarelto Lawsuit FAQs

The blood-thinner drug Xarelto has been linked to uncontrollable hemorrhaging and other life-threatening complications.

If you or someone you love has developed a serious Xarelto side effect, getting answers about your rights and the available legal remedies can be essential to taking the right steps towards financial recovery and justice.

We welcome your calls and emails 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We provide free initial consultations, and there is NO fee for our services unless compensation is obtained for your claim.

While we urge you to contact us for precise answers regarding your potential Xarelto claim, please also check out the following for important information and general advice regarding Xarelto lawsuits and recoveries.

What Injuries Are the Basis of Xarelto Claims?

Xarelto Lawsuit FAQs

Xarelto drug injury cases have been filed by people who have suffered a number of serious injuries as a result of taking this anticoagulant medication. These injuries include (and are not necessarily exclusive to):

  • Uncontrolled hemorrhaging, including gastrointestinal and cerebral bleeding
  • Wound infections
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome (a painful skin condition that is fatal in about 10 percent of patients).

Plaintiffs who have suffered these and other serious Xarelto complications have generally alleged that Bayer AG and Janssen Pharmaceuticals (the maker and marketer of Xarelto, respectively) were negligent in:

  • Testing the safety of Xarelto
  • Warning the public about the serious risks associated with this drug
  • Labeling the drug to elucidate its risks
  • Alerting the public about the fact that there is NO antidote for Xarelto bleeding events.

Who Are the Defendants in Xarelto Cases?