If you took Fen Phen for longer than three months, the chances of you developing primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) are 25 times greater than normal! Typically, one 1 in 500,000 people develop the disease, but of those who took Fen Phen for an extended period of time, that number jumps to 1 in 20,000. So what started as an attempt to get healthier with this weight loss drug back in the mid-nineties has turned into a medical nightmare for thousands who now suffer from PPH and other heart-related conditions.
PPH is a very rare disease and has been proven to be one of many Fen-Phen Side Effects.
Symptoms of PPH are:
- Shortness of breath or hyperventilation
- Chest pain under the sternum
- Coughing up blood
- Blue lips
- Swollen ankles
As national PPH Fen-Phen lawyers, we see PPH victims regularly. If you have been diagnosed with PPH (Primary Pulmonary Hypertension) as a directly relate Fen-Phen side effect contact immediately the national PPH lawyers at Nadrich & Cohen. We have the expertise and resources to immediately determine if you have a claim.