Zithromax Use May Lead to Severe SJS Reaction

Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a potentially fatal allergic reaction to medication such as the antibiotic Zithromax. Zithromax SJS can arise at any time and  can occur even after the patient has used the medication for a long time with no adverse reaction. What... Read More »

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KY Corn Farmer Sues Syngenta Over Viptera Corn

Kentucky plaintiff Richard G. is suing Syngenta Corporation for allegedly selling unapproved Viptera or MIR162 corn seed, which negatively affected his crop supply and yearly income. Like many organic corn farmers involved in this litigation over Syngenta’s Viptera corn, Richard did not... Read More »

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Parties Settle Path TCPA Lawsuit Over Text Spam

The mobile social networking service Path has agreed to settle a TCPA lawsuit claiming that the company sent unwanted text messages. Plaintiff Kevin S. alleges that Path violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by using an automated texting system to send... Read More »

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Widower Sues Hospital for Wife’s Power Morcellator Death

  Mournful widower of Erica K. is suing for the wrongful death of his wife after she underwent a laparoscopic procedure using a power morcellator product. The hospital is being sued by the husband for the death of his wife, alleging the hospital... Read More »

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Ohio Couple Files Xarelto Lawsuit

Ohio plaintiffs William and Virginia B. recently filed a Xarelto lawsuit after William suffered from severe injuries as a result of taking Xarelto. This Xarelto lawsuit is just one of hundreds that Janssen Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals face, claiming the drug... Read More »

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Exploding Oil Train Accident Leads to FELA Lawsuit

A FELA lawsuit was filed against Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) after an employee suffered injuries caused by a workplace accident. The plaintiff, an employee of BNSF, suffered damages including post-traumatic stress disorder after escaping from an oil train that had exploded,... Read More »

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Eliquis Antidote Shows Good Results in New Study

  Three pharmaceutical companies working together on a possible antidote for Eliquis bleeding have announced the results of a study on the efficacy and safety of that antidote. Portola Pharmaceuticals, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, and Pfizer, Inc. are cooperating to develop a medication... Read More »

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Study Hints at Possible Cause of Lipitor Diabetes

It’s been known for a while that statin medications like Lipitor may be related to an increased risk of developing type-2 diabetes. A new study shows that increase may have something in common with the lower risk of diabetes found in persons... Read More »

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Anti-Convulsant Drug Dilantin Carries Risk of SJS

Dilantin is an anticonvulsant medication that is used to treat seizures that may occur during or after brain or nervous system surgery, particularly in people who have epilepsy. However, recently Dilantin has been linked to a serious and often fatal allergic reaction known... Read More »

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J&J Moves to Consolidate 103 Talcum Powder Cancer Suits

In recent litigation news, Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries are attempting to designate a multicounty litigation in Atlantic County, involving more than 100 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits. These baby powder cancer lawsuits claim that Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder products,... Read More »

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Johnson & Johnson Hit With Nectresse All Natural Class Action

  Johnson & Johnson discontinued their monk-fruit-based sweetener product, Nectresse, due to remedial sale results. However, a lawsuit challenging the company over the product’s claim that the product was "100% natural" is still active. The all natural class action lawsuit was filed... Read More »

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Ex-Rehab Worker Files Disability Insurance Lawsuit Against Unum

  A retired rehabilitation employee is suing Unum Life Insurance Company of America, for allegedly denying her disability benefits. Plaintiff Mary T. claims in her disability insurance lawsuit that Unum denied her disability benefits for no logical reason and states that the... Read More »

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Experts Explain Birth Control and Pseudotumor Cerebri

Women across the country are discovering that their most reliable and popular birth control products are allegedly causing tumor-like symptoms and permanent blindness. The condition in question, pseudotumor cerebri (PTC), has been reported to occur from various birth control users like: Yaz,... Read More »

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