According to the recent medical research, the gynecomastia side effects of Risperdal use among boys or young men increases the risk of abnormal breast growth.
In a study published August, 2015, in the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology, researchers from the University of British Columbia reported that use of Risperdal may increase the risk of gynecomastia breast growth in teens and young men by a factor of four.
If you or your loved ones were harmed by J&J’s antipsychotic drug, then you may be able to obtain compensation by filing a claim against these manufacturers. If you or your son experienced abnormal breast growth after taking Risperdal drug, then you may be entitled to receive compensation.
Today, a Risperdal male breast settlement is likely to take into account the extent to which gynecomastia has impacted the victim. That includes any psychological trauma stemming from disfigurement. It should also include the cost of treatment in cases where the victim has undergone a mastectomy to remove excess breast tissue. One can also visit http://www.risperdalgynecomastialawsuitcenter.com/risperdal-male-breasts-lawsuit.asp to learn more regarding the same.
So many people have allege that Risperdal is defective in design, manufacture, and marketing. This means that Janssen allegedly failed to properly manufacture and test Risperdal before releasing it to the public, as a result, provided patients with misleading information about the drug.