Nexium Class Action (Massachusetts)
The settlement covers purchases of Nexium in Massachusetts between 3/1/2001 and 2/6/2013.
The settlement pays either $25 (if no proof of purchase is required) or as follows if you provide proof of past purchases.
For cash payments by uninsured Consumers:
For co-pay/coinsurance purchases by insured Consumers:
|Proof of Purchase:||
NOT required for a basic claim of $25.
Required for a full claim based on actual purchases
|Claim Form:||Nexium Claim Form|
|Case Name:||Commonwealth Care Alliance, et al. vs. AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals L.P., et al., Case No. 05-0269 BLS|
The plaintiffs alleged that AstraZeneca, the makers of Nexium deceptively advertised Nexium as being superior to it’s Prilosec heartburn product (which had a cheaper generic, Omeprazole) in order to induce customers to purchase the more expensive Nexium. AstraZeneca denies the allegation. The case was settled before a court made a final determination.
|Settlement Website:||Nexium Settlement|
|Claim Form Deadline:||August 30, 2013|
|Claims Administrator:||Massachusetts Nexium Litigation Administrator|
P.O. Box 9702
Dublin, OH 43017-5602