The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced a Class I recall of NaturaLyte and GranuFlo Acid Concentrate. Improper prescriptions among some kidney patients resulted in high serum bicarbonate levels, raising the risk of cardiac arrest.

Side Effects

An incorrect prescription of NaturaLyte and GranuFlo Acid Concentrate in kidney patients can lead to an abnormal heart rhythm and other serious side effects, including heart attacks.

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If you have suffered serious side effects from GranuFlo, contact our drug injury lawyers today. We can evaluate your case, advise you on whether you have a claim and explain your legal options.


GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Dialysis Injury Lawyers

The nationally recognized medical product liability team of Cohen and Malad, LLP, are investigating GranuFlo and NaturaLyte injury claims in the wake of the recent recall of these dialysis treatment products.

If you suspect that you or a family member has been harmed by these products, please contact us immediately for more information. Call our toll free number or contact our GranuFlo and NaturaLyte injury attorneys online today. Time is of the essence.

Warning: GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Products Have Been Recalled

GranuFlo Dry Acid Concentrate and NaturaLyte Liquid Acid Concentrate are used to replace amino acids in patients during hemodialysis (kidney dialysis). They are also the subjects of a Class I recall, the highest level of recall issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

According to the FDA, GranuFlo and NaturaLyte can contribute to elevated bicarbonate levels in patients who are undergoing hemodialysis. This can cause metabolic alkalosis, which is a significant risk factor associated with:

Massachusetts-based Fresenius Medical Care North America manufactures GranuFlo and NaturaLyte and uses them in the firm’s dialysis clinics. According to a New York Times report, Fresenius alerted its own physicians and medical directors about medical problems caused by GranuFlo and NaturaLyte but did not advise the public or FDA until the agency inquired about it.

Do You Have a GranuFlo or NaturaLyte Injury? Call Our Lawyers Today!

If you suspect that you or a family member has been harmed by GranuFlo Dry Acid Concentrate or NaturaLyte Liquid Acid Concentrate dialysis products, the legal team of Cohen and Malad, LLP, can help you.

We have obtained substantial verdicts and settlements on behalf of injured clients. Our handling of legal cases has been reported in national media, including USA Today, the Washington Post, Jet magazine and Dateline NBC. We can offer guidance based on our years of experience of representing victims of unsafe medical products. We have offices in Baltimore, MD; Asheville, NC and Columbia, SC. We also have satellite offices in New York City. We provide free and confidential consultations.

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