Congenital Heart Defects Alleged in Zoloft Birth Defects Lawsuit

A California woman is suing Pfizer for fraud, product liability, failure to warn and negligence alleging that the popular antidepressant Zoloft caused congenital birth defects in her son. After taking Zoloft throughout her pregnancy with her doctor’s OK, plaintiff Kelly Hardy gave birth... Read More »

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AndroGel Lawsuit Alleges Wrongful Death

The makers of AndroGel, Axiron, and Fortessa are facing another lawsuit alleging that their testosterone drugs are dangerous. Plaintiff Kelly Marshall, the administratrix for deceased Roy Marshall, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against AbbVie Inc., Abbott Laboratories, Eli Lily, and related... Read More »

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Hepatitis C Drug Incivek Linked To Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Incivek, a drug used to treat Hepatitis C, can cause a potentially fatal skin reaction known as Stevens Johnson Syndrome when taken in combination with other medications. In fact, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added its most serious warning... Read More »

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Lipitor Diabetes Lawsuit Filed by Florida Resident

A Lipitor diabetes lawsuit was filed by a Florida resident against Pfizer Inc. after the woman developed type-2 diabetes allegedly due to taking Lipitor for several years. The number of Lipitor lawsuits is growing as women across the country are developing type-2... Read More »

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Asbestos and Smoking Strongly Increase Cancer Risk

Both asbestos and smoking are among the most well-known causes of lung cancer, a particularly deadly form of cancer. All cancer consists of cells that malfunction. More specifically, when a cell loses control over the mechanisms it uses to regulate its growth... Read More »

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Lamictal, Chantix Users Report the Most Serious Skin Reactions

Certain medications can cause serious skin reactions known as Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN). Stevens Johnson Syndrome is marked by flu-like symptoms that ultimately produce a potentially life-threatening rash that can develop into a burn, open sores and... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuit Moving Through Federal Court

A federal judge in California has issued an order stipulating how to handle certain confidential and protected information in the case of a woman and her husband who are suing the manufacturer of the blood-pressure drug Benicar. In June, Susanne Ambler’s Benicar... Read More »

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Zithromax Heart Problem Study Conflicts With Others

A Zithromax heart problems study conducted by Seattle Public Health researchers looking at a possible link between taking the prescription antibiotic and a patient’s risk of developing or worsening existing heart problems conflicts with previous findings. According to the Zithromax heart problem... Read More »

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Intracranial Hypertension Linked to Birth Control

Certain oral and IUD birth control products have been recently linked to intracranial hypertension, also known as pseudotumor cerebri, a serious and painful brain condition in which the cerebrospinal fluid becomes abnormally elevated within the skull, causing tumor-like symptoms. Most popular birth... Read More »

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FDA Warns Public of Antibiotic Peripheral Neuropathy

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned the public of concerns of serious fluoroquinolone side effects, including peripheral neuropathy. In addition to the warning, the FDA mandated changes to the labeling of some fluoroquinolone antibiotics to include peripheral neuropathy. Peripheral... Read More »

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Xarelto Bleeding Lawsuit Alleges Aggressive Marketing

A Xarelto bleeding lawsuit alleges a Virginia woman  suffered a life-threatening bleeding event after taking the drug. The Xarelto bleeding lawsuit was filed jointly by Virginia plaintiff Julia Green and her husband. Green began taking Xarelto in July  2012, and continued taking... Read More »

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Eli Lilly Moves to Dismiss Cymbalta Withdrawal Lawsuit

Eli Lilly Co. submitted a motion to dismiss a Cymbalta withdrawal lawsuit filed by a New York consumer who claims the company failed to fully warn him of the severe, negative Cymbalta withdrawal side effects he would experience when he stopped taking... Read More »

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