Medically prescribed for – Soriatane is prescribed for the treatment of severe psoriasis, a skin disorder.
Adverse reactions experienced – The most common side effects from taking Soriatane are abdominal pain, headaches, diarrhea, skin infections and earaches. Soriatane should not be used by pregnant women as it may lead to birth defects. Soriatane has also been linked with liver damage, depression and aggressive behavior.
Status of drug – The Federal Drug Administration has recognized the link between these adverse reactions and Soriatane. The manufacturer has recently amended its warning label to include the drug’s possible link to depression and aggressive behavior.
See your doctor if you or a loved one have experienced serious health problems after taking Soriatane. You also may wish to contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you protect your legal rights and get compensation for your injuries.