What is Elmiron?
Elmiron is a drug that is prescribed to help treat bladder pain and discomfort related to interstitial cystitis (IC). Elmiron has recently been linked to serious eye damage. Elmiron maker Janssen Pharmaceuticals did not disclose any issues on their product labeling prior to June 2020.
Elmiron may be connected to these eye diseases:
- Pigmentation Macular Degeneration
- Pigmentation Maculopathy
- Pigmentation Maculaitis
- Retinal Maculopathy
- Dry Macular Degeneration
- Retinal Pigment Epitheliums
Eye Vision and Symptoms
Some of the symptoms caused by Elmiron are:
- Blurred vision
- Central vision loss
- Poor light to dark adaptation
- Dark spots
- Straight lines appear curved
- Less vivid colors
How Our Injury Lawyers Can Help
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with one of the vison impairments listed and took the drug Elmiron, you need legal help. Our injury lawyers can examine your case and help you understand your rights. Time is of the essence. Please contact us by using the online form or by calling our office at 866-795-9529 so that we may better evaluate your claim.