Archive for February, 2010

If You Or A Loved One Have These Specific Diagnoses From Denture Cream Use – Contact Us Immediately

February 2010

We would like to speak with you immediately if you have any of the following diagnoses from denture cream use:

•  Neuropathy
•  Zinc Poisoning
•  Hypocupremia and/or 
•  Hyperzincemia

Denture Cream Injuries – Zinc Poisoning

February 2010

Various brands of denture creams help to adhere dentures to an individual’s gums and help stop pain and discomfort while wearing dentures. Zinc is found in some denture creams and can be harmful when individuals are exposed to toxic levels.

Fixodent® and Super Poligrip® are two denture creams that contain zinc.

Excessive zinc exposire can lead to several significant health problems.

Research has found that users of denture creams such as Fixodent® and Super Poligrip® are at risk for zinc poisoning.

Zinc Poisoning symptoms include:

- paralysis
- weakness in the extremities
- lack of coordination and/or poor balance
- pain in the extremities
- tingling or numbness
- difficulty urinating
- loss of sensation

Excess levels of Zinc in the blood can also result in the following diagnoses:

- ZINC POISONING
- MYELOPATHY (SPINAL CORD DAMAGE)
- COPPER DEFICIENCY – HYPOCUPREMIA
- NEUROPATHY
- ANEMIA
AND/OR
- BONE MARROW FAILURE

If you or a loved one have used denture creams of any kind and suffer from these or other significant symptoms / injuries, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact The Mulligan Law Firm immediately via this website or 1-866-529-0001, Ext. 245.  Se Habla Espanol