Have you or your Loved one suffered from a bacterial infection, vision loss, other injury or death after using EzriCare eye drops, Delsam Eye Drops or Delsam eye ointment ? If Yes, then you may be entitled to a Settlement Benefit.
What is The EzriCare and Delsam Pharma Eye Drops Class Action Settlement
The EzriCare and Delsam Pharma Eye Drops Class Action Settlement aims to address the harm caused by the recalled eye drops. February 2023, the manufacturers of these products, Global Pharma Healthcare issued a recall on all lots of EzriCare Artificial Tears Lubricant Eye Drops and Delsam Pharma Artificial Tears Lubricant Eye Drops. The products are no longer in the market but there are consumers who purchased them before the recall. After the recall, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning to consumers to immediately stop using EzriCare eye drops and other related products due to potential contamination and the fact that they can cause bacterial infections leading to vision damage or even death.
The FDA stated that Global Pharma allegedly failed to appropriately test its products for microbes, formulated the EzriCare eye drops without any preservatives, and packaged the eye drops without tamper-evidence packaging. The eye drop infections reported to the CDC caused eye infections. Although most infections affected the eyes, there were also cases of respiratory infections, urinary tract infections or sepsis. In some cases, the eye drops caused a permanent damage to consumers.
There were cases of P.aeruginosa strains infections in consumers which posed a huge risk.
How P.aeruginosa works
P.aeruginosa is a bacteria that causes a whole lot of infections. These infections are prevalent in the health care system especially during surgery recovery. The sad thing about it is that it can be resistant to antibiotics thereby making infections very difficult to treat and then deadly. The P.aeruginosa strains associated with the eye drop contamination outbreak are resistant to numerous antibiotics, causing issues with treatment, the CDC reports.
What is the Lawsuit All about
The Lawsuit against Global Pharma Healthcare is for Consumers who experienced a P.aeruginosa infection after using EzriCare or Delsam eye drops. Consumers would receive compensations all they have to do is fill out the form in the website.
How to know if you are in the settlement class
You may qualify for the lawsuit claim review if you have been exposed to the EzriCare and Delsam Pharma eye drops.
The eye drop infection lawsuit could recover compensation for damages including, medical expenses, wrongful death, pain and suffering, permanent disability.
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Last Updated on May 20, 2023 by Julie