Lipitor Diabetes MDL Adds New Plaintiff from Kansas

Plaintiff Debra N. of Kansas filed a Lipitor lawsuit against Pfizer Inc., the manufacturer of Lipitor. Debra says she took Lipitor from August 2008 through January 2014. In October 2013, she was diagnosed with type-2 diabetes. She argues that her diabetes was... Read More »

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Dilantin Linked With Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Anticonvulsant medication such as Dilantin may create a severe allergic reaction called Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS). Dilantin, known in its generic form as phenytoin, is the most commonly prescribed antiepileptic drug for adults. Dilantin is a mood stabilizing, anticonvulsant drug effective in... Read More »

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Pradaxa Side Effects: What You Need to Know

Pradaxa (dabigatran) is a new generation anticoagulant that is used to prevent the formation of blood clots. It works by blocking thrombin, a clotting protein. Pradaxa is primarily used to treat atrial fibrillation, an abnormal heart rhythm that is linked to an... Read More »

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Bard IVC Filter Receives FDA Warning

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently indicated that C.R. Bard has failed to properly report complications with its blood clot filters, and has thus been illegally marketing its retrievable IVC device. These blood clot filters, which are also known as inferior... Read More »

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Nestle Hit with Fancy Feast Slave Labor Class Action Lawsuit

Nestle USA, one of the most profitable food conglomerates in the United States, faces a potential $5 million class action lawsuit over allegations that the company supports slave labor by purchasing seafood-based Fancy Feast cat food products from a international company known… Read More »

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Zofran Birth Defect Lawsuits May Be Heading Toward MDL

Zofran manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) faces a growing number of birth defect lawsuits, as plaintiffs allege the widely prescribed “morning sickness” drug was never actually tested to see if it was safe to use during pregnancy. The latest Zofran lawsuit filed by plaintiff Melisa... Read More »

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Caterpillar Inc. Wins Asbestos Lawsuit in Fla.

Caterpillar Inc. and Dana Holding Corp., an auto parts manufacturer, recently prevailed in an asbestos lawsuit earlier this August. The Asbestos lawsuit was tried in Miami, Fla. and was brought on behalf of mechanic Pablo G., who died from mesothelioma cancer after spending... Read More »

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Bair Hugger Safety Called Into Question

Plaintiff Tommy W., a Texas resident, has filed a Bair Hugger lawsuit against 3M Company, Arizant Healthcare Inc, and Robert Prestera, a district sales manager for the aforementioned companies, alleging that the Bair Hugger Forced Air Warming device that was used on... Read More »