Since being approved in 2013, Invokana has been blamed for a number of dangerous side effects including:
Ketoacidosis, a rise in blood acidity that can lead to hospitalization, coma or death.
Kidney impairment, which could lead to dialysis or a kidney transplant.
Severe urinary tract infections, which could lead to blood and kidney infections.
Bone problems, such as bone fractures and decreased bone mineral density.
Cardiovascular issues, such as blood clots, heart attack or stroke.
Amputations of the leg, foot or toes.