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Aconite Lawsuit

Our lawyers are investigating potential lawsuits for people who were harmed by the side effects of aconite, a popular supplement used as an herbal remedy which has been linked to breathing and heart problems, paralysis, and sudden death.

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What is Aconite?

Aconite is a plant native to many areas of Europe and Asia, according to the American Association of Homeopathic Pharmacists (AAHP). The plant has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries, and even used in mainstream Western medicine until the middle of the 20th century.

Aconite products are still widely available for sale in a variety of forms including roots, pellets, tablets, capsules, and liquid formulas. Aconite is also known as aconiti tuber, aconitum, angustifolium, monkshood, radix aconti, and wolfsbane.

What’s the Problem?

Although there are many varieties of aconite which have been used for medical purposes, all of them are toxic and the plant has a long history of being used as a poison. The Roman Emperor Claudius is thought to have been murdered by aconite, and as recently as 2010, a British woman was convicted of poisoning someone with aconite curry.

Aconite Side Effects

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness
  • Paralysis
  • Breathing problems
  • Heart damage
  • Death
  • And more

Family of Woman Who Died After Drinking Aconite Tea Sues Herbal Retailer

The family of a 56-year-old woman who died after drinking a toxic aconite-containing tea in San Francisco’s Chinatown has filed a lawsuit against the herbal store who sold it, according to NBC Bay Area. Yu-Ping Xie, a lifelong San Francisco resident, died in March 2017 after nearly a month in the hospital following her aconite overdose. Xie purchased the tea leaves at Sun Wing Wo Trading Company, at 1105 Grant Avenue in San Francisco.

Do I Have an Aconite Lawsuit?

The Pharmaceutical Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Aconite Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new injury and death cases in all 50 states.

If you or a loved one has been injured by aconite side effects, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.

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