8 Pradaxa Lawsuits Filed In Illinois Federal Court Alleging Internal Bleeding

8 Pradaxa Lawsuits Filed In Illinois Federal Court Alleging Internal Bleeding

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - A woman who says she was hospitalized for 12 days when the blood thinner drug Pradaxa caused severe gastrointestinal bleeding on May 11 sued manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. in an Illinois federal court, one of eight such suits filed on the same day (Jacqueline Boston v. Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., et al., No. 3:12-cv-610, S.D. Ill., E. St. Louis Div.).  Subscribers may view the complaint available within the full update.

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