Study: Viagra Increases Risk of Melanoma Skin Cancer

Viagra, a trusted cure for erectile dysfunction, may be linked to an increased risk for melanoma, one of the deadliest forms of skin cancer, according to a recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. According to the study, men who take Viagra are... Read More »

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Top Class Actions & Lawsuits Newsletter September 23, 2014

Top Class Actions connects consumers to class action news, lawsuits, settlements and attorneys. This free newsletter is a service of Top Class Actions. You may unsubscribe here or subscribe here to receive the latest class action news delivered to your inbox each week!... Read More »

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Tito’s Handmade Vodka Is Machine-Made, Class Action Lawsuit Alleges

Last Monday, a California resident filed a false marketing class action lawsuit against the liquor manufacturer Fifth Dimension Inc. alleging the company unlawfully and deceptively marketed their Vodka product as handmade when it was allegedly machine-made. Tito’s Handmade Vodka is a distilled… Read More »

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Stryker Metal Hip Lawsuit Filed by NC Woman

A North Carolina woman filed a Stryker metal hip replacement lawsuit against medical device manufacturer Howmedica, becoming part of a larger metal hip replacement multidistrict litigation. Plaintiff Nelda Boswell Futrell was implanted with an ABG II Modular hip stem on Feb. 9, 2012... Read More »

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Norwegian Cruise Line Broadsided by ADA Class Action Lawsuit

Late last week a diabetic passenger filed a class action lawsuit against Norwegian Cruise Line’s operating company alleging that the cruise company violates the Americans with Disabilities Act by refusing to allow passengers with diabetes to participate in cruise activities like snorkeling…. Read More »

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Xarelto Lawsuit Alleges It Is More Dangerous than Older Drugs

A Kentucky resident filed a Xarelto bleeding lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals, alleging its drug caused her to develop life-threatening complications. According to the Xarelto bleeding lawsuit, plaintiff Marilynne Cox took Xarelto for less than a month in 2013 and suffered a life-threatening... Read More »

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Studies: Benicar Could Cause Long-Term Gastrointestinal Damage

Recent studies suggest that misdiagnosed cases of celiac disease were actually the side effects of Benicar and may have caused patients to suffer long-term gastrointestinal (GI) damage. While the studies feature the strong correlation between Benicar and chronic diarrhea, the data also hints... Read More »

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Whirlpool Washing Machine Class Action Will Go to Trial

The class action lawsuit against Whirlpool Corp., alleging that its washing machines were faulty and that they build up mold, will move to trial after an Ohio federal judge turned down the company’s attempt to have the lawsuit dismissed. However, some of… Read More »

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Concerns Raised Over Baby Powder Cancer

Baby powder is commonly used for hygienic purposes, especially among women. Johnson’s Baby Powder and Shower to Shower Body Powder are among the top choices, and also among the top sources of concerns as of late. These popular body powders contain an... Read More »

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FDA Seeks to Regulate Tylenol after Reports of Liver Damage

The FDA is warning consumers to use caution when taking Extra Strength Tylenol because acetaminophen tablets with more than 325 mg are believed to cause liver damage. The agency issued a safety alert that reads: “Many consumers are often unaware that many products (both prescription... Read More »

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