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Fresenius faces more than 300 wrongful death, injury lawsuits involving GranuFlo, NaturaLyte

More than 300 wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits have been filed against Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services, alleging the company did not adequately warn patients or medical centers about the risk of sudden cardiac arrest with its dialysis products GranuFlo and NaturaLyte. GranuFlo and NaturaLyte are used during dialysis to remove impurities from the blood. Fresenius, which makes the products, uses them in its own dialysis centers as well as distributes them to other dialysis clinics across the country. GranuFlo uses a formulation that the plaintiffs allege causes an unsafe elevation of ... Read More