Dialysis Patients at Risk of Heart Attack from GranuFlo and NaturaLyte

If you have received dialysis treatment for kidney failure, and have suffered a heart attack or other heart problems, GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® acid concentrate may be to blame. GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® are not medicines you take at home, they are used in hemodialysis clinics during treatment and you may not know if these products were used during your treatment. If you suspect that your heart attack or the loss of a loved one was caused by GranuFlo® or NaturaLyte®, please talk to our Louisiana drug recall attorneys today to learn more.

GranuFlo® & NaturaLyte® Injuries and Death

GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® dosing errors in hemodialysis can lead to:

  • Low blood pressure
  • Cardiac arrhythmia
  • Low blood pressure
  • Low potassium in the blood (hypokalemia)
  • Too little oxygen in the blood (hypoxemia)
  • Too much carbon dioxide in the blood (hypercapnia)
  • Stroke
  • Heart attack
  • Cardiopulmonary arrest
  • Sudden cardiac death

According to Fresenius Medical Care (FMC), maker of GranuFlo® and NaturaLyte® and operator of the largest chain of dialysis clinics in the U.S., 941 dialysis patients had heart attacks in its clinics just in 2010.

If you are a dialysis patient who has suffered a heart attack in Louisiana, and believe that your injuries may have been caused by GranuFlo® or NaturaLyte®, please contact our Louisiana drug recall attorneys today. You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries or for the wrongful death of a loved one caused by these dangerous products.