Supreme Court Refuses to Review Risperdal Lawsuit Verdict

The U.S. Supreme Court refused to review the judgment involving a Risperdal lawsuit approved by the South Carolina Supreme Court against Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, totaling $124 million. The Risperdal lawsuit alleged that Janssen used deceptive marketing tactics to promote… Read More »


Kombiglyze XR Side Effects May Include Risk of Heart Failure

Kombiglyze XR is an oral medication approved in 2010 to treat type-2 diabetes and is jointly marketed and manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca. Kombiglyze XR combines saxagliptin and metformin and is classified as an incretin mimetic, which works by mimicking metabolic… Read More »

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Invokana Lawsuit Alleges Negligence, Fraud

A New York man has filed an Invokana side effects lawsuit, alleging that the diabetes medication caused him “catastrophic personal injuries.” Plaintiff Bruce G. filed the Invokana lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson, and several other companies involved in the manufacture… Read More »


Pradaxa Raises the Stakes for Cerebral Hemorrhage

Anticoagulants like Pradaxa have been popular choices for atrial fibrillation patients who need to reduce their risk of clot-related complications, but the same drug that prevents complications like stroke may make other conditions such cerebral hemorrhages more dangerous. Pradaxa, known generically as… Read More »


Phenytoin Linked to Focal Cerebral Atrophy

Phenytoin, an anticonvulsant also known as Dilantin, may not be as safe and effective as originally thought. Long-term phenytoin use has been linked with serious complications such as focal cerebral atrophy for quite some time. Some patients who have suffered from long-term… Read More »


Lawsuit: Testosterone Drugs Caused Heart Attack

A number of major pharmaceutical companies are being hit with a low testosterone (low-t) lawsuit from a man who was prescribed a variety of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) products and suffered potentially fatal complications. This low-t lawsuit is being filed by a… Read More »

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Should You Be Worried About Lamictal Rash Symptoms?

Lamictal (lamotrigine) is an anti-seizure drug developed and sold by GlaxoSmithKline and was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1994. The drug has become a common treatment for both adults and children with epilepsy. However, many users who take… Read More »


Zithromax: Antibiotic Problems May Include Kidney Damage

Zithromax, widely known as a Z-Pak or azithromycin, is a powerful antibiotic manufactured by pharmaceutical giant Pfizer. During the past few years, several complaints and studies have indicated that Zithromax antibiotic problems include a dangerous and potentially fatal risk of kidney damage… Read More »

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FDA Issues Warning For Invokana and Other Diabetes Medications

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently released a Drug Safety Communication regarding Invokana side effects and Invokamet side effects. Invokana and Invokamet are brand names for type-2 diabetes medications that contain the ingredient canagliflozin. The revised FDA warning advises consumers about the… Read More »

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Kombiglyze XR Side Effects May Include Thyroid Cancer

Kombiglyze XR is an incretin mimetic medication used to successfully treat type 2 diabetes, but the drug may actually be linked with severe and dangerous Kombiglyze XR side effects such as thyroid cancer. Kombiglyze XR (made with saxagliptin (brand name Onglyza) and… Read More »


Lawsuit: Benicar Caused Colitis, Severe GI Side Effects

An Iowa woman is the latest in a growing number of individuals to pursue a product liability lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies Daiichi Sankyo and Forest Laboratories, alleging that side effects of Benicar caused her to suffer serve colitis, chronic diarrhea and other intestinal… Read More »