Zofran Studies Link Morning Sickness Drug to Birth Defects

A growing number of Zofran studies suggest a link between the morning sickness medication and an increased risk of birth defects. The anti-nausea medication was initially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. However, because Zofran... Read More »

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Benicar Side Effects Lawsuits Reach Over 200 in MDL

The Benicar MDL is growing, with more than 200 lawsuits alleging the blood pressure drug caused serious gastrointestinal side effects. Japanese drugmaker Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. received FDA approval  for commercial sale of the drug in April 2002. Since then it has become the most... Read More »

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Washington Woman Joins Hip Implant MDL Against Stryker

A Washington state resident has joined the multidistrict litigation against Howmedica Osteonics, which operates under the name of Stryker Orthopaedics, alleging the hip implant manufacturer failed to adequately warn consumers about the risks and side effects of their replacement hip implant devices.... Read More »

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NY Woman Adds Claim to Xarelto MDL

Plaintiff Genevieve P. of New York began taking Xarelto in 2012 under her physician’s supervision and continued to take it until the summer of 2014. During that time, Genevieve says she suffered two life-threatening bleeds requiring hospitalization and blood transfusions, once in... Read More »

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NIH Recognizes Propecia Sexual Dysfunction Side Effects

The U.S. National Institutes of Health officially is now officially recognizing post-finasteride syndrome (PFS) as a condition that occurs when men taking Propecia suffer sexual dysfunction. In light of this decision, the NIH has also added the popular hair loss medication to... Read More »

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Experts Warn Against IVC Filter Complications

In recent litigation news, the FDA warned medical care providers that inferior vena cava (IVC) filters, could cause injuries due to the device breaking down. The FDA's warning focused on long-term use of the temporary models, which are meant to helps prevent... Read More »

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CA Labor Commission Orders Uber to Reclassify Contractor

The popular app-based transportation company, Uber, is facing more legal issues as multiple California wage and hour lawsuits have been filed by drivers alleging that they should be classified as employees entitled to related benefits and protections under federal and state labor... Read More »

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Lipitor Lawsuit Claims Cholesterol Drug Caused Diabetes

A Lipitor lawsuit was filed by an Ohio resident who claims the popular cholesterol medication caused the development of type-2 diabetes. Plaintiff Harriet T. has added another Lipitor diabetes lawsuit to the growing multi district litigation (MDL) accusing Pfizer Inc. of failing to warn... Read More »

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U.S. and U.K. Doctors Concerned With Prilosec Heart Risks

In light of recent studies, some doctors are concerned that popular indigestion pills like Prilosec and Prevacid may increase users’ risk of heart attack. Recently, a major study was performed in the U.S. and published in national and international journals and newspapers,... Read More »

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Mesothelioma Lawsuit Claims Workplace Asbestos Exposure

An Illinois man has filed an asbestos mesothelioma lawsuit alleging that he developed the asbestos-related disease after a lifetime of exposure, including years of exposure in the workplace. Plaintiff Robert K. was diagnosed with mesothelioma in August 2014. After his diagnosis Robert filed... Read More »

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Pradaxa Linked to Increased Risk of Uncontrolled Bleeding

Product liability attorneys are available for potential plaintiffs looking to bring Pradaxa lawsuits against the pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim. Many consumers have allegedly been injured by the popular anticoagulant. Pradaxa lawsuits alleging that the company violated consumer protection laws and failed to warn the... Read More »

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Homeopathic Remedy, Dietary Supplement Class Action Lawsuit Investigation

Who's Affected Health-conscious consumers are increasingly turning to dietary supplements and homeopathic products for natural “remedies” to a wide variety of ailments. These multi-billion dollar industries have capitalized on this trend by offering a wide variety of products that promise to effectively... Read More »

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Chrysler Capital Sued in Auto Loan Class Action Lawsuit

Chrysler Capital LLC is being sued in an auto loan class action lawsuit, which alleges the financial department of the Chrysler Group LLC uses local dealerships to get around usury laws while exploiting New York’s low income consumers by financing high interest rate car… Read More »

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