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Louisiana Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Attorneys

Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN) Lawyers

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a skin disease that is commonly caused by adverse reactions to over-the-counter and prescription drugs. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN) is generally considered a more severe form of SJS, and is also caused by drug reactions.

Many different medications have been linked to SJS and TEN, most commonly anti-inflammatory antibiotic and anticonvulsant medications.

Following is a partial list of drugs that have been associated with these serious skin diseases:

  • Children’s Motrin
  • Advil
  • Ibuprofen
  • Dilantin
  • Alprin
  • Zyloprim
  • Depakote
  • Levaquin
  • Vioxx

If you or someone close to you has suffered from Stevens-Johnson Syndrome or Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, you may be able to obtain compensation for your losses. The attorneys at Bohrer Brady LLC can help you explore your legal options.

Contact us today to arrange a free consultation with an experienced Stevens-Johnson Syndrome lawyer. We serve clients nationwide.

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Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Symptoms

Symptoms associated with Stevens-Johnson Syndrome include:

  • Fever and flu-like symptoms
  • Swelling of the throat, lips and tongue
  • Breaking out in hives
  • Rashes
  • Headaches
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Jaundice
  • Low blood pressure
  • Hallucinations

Severe cases of SJS can result in skin shedding and destruction of the underlying membranes. Severe SJS can also spread to internal organs such as the heart, lungs and kidneys.

SJS is a severe and life-threatening condition linked to many over-the-counter and prescription drugs. If you or a loved one has suffered due to SJS or TEN, our attorneys are here to help you explore your legal options.