Zithromax Liver Toxicity a Little Known Problem Among Antibiotic Users

Some consumers are filing product liability lawsuits against Pfizer Inc. for the severe side effects of Zithromax. In particular, patients across the country are demanding to be compensated for their liver injuries, alleging they were caused by ingesting the popular antibiotic. Class action... Read More »

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FDA Warns of Quinolone Antibiotics’ Neuropathy Risk

In August of 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Drug Safety Communication to inform the public of potential side effects of antibiotics from the quinolone family. Specifically, the statement was intended to alert the public that quinolone antibiotics... Read More »

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Men Concerned with Alleged Viagra Melanoma Connection

With recent discussion of the potential connection between Viagra and melanoma, consumers across the country are asking themselves how seriously they should take this news. Prior to the release of Viagra, men either had to remain impotent or undergo injection treatments. In... Read More »

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Xolair Risks and Safety Closely Examined

Xolair is a common treatment option for those who have allergic asthma, because they cannot use traditional inhalers. However, this asthma treatment option is now under fire from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for allegedly causing various heart complications. While it... Read More »

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Stevens Johnson Syndrome Survivor Speaks Out in Memoir

A Stevens Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (SJS/TEN) survivor has written a book detailing her experience as a victim of this extremely painful, and often fatal, skin condition. Michelle Frazzetto, a resident of Cape Coral, Fla., has recently published a book titled “Still... Read More »

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Mirena IUD Linked to Pseudotumor Cerebri

Bayer Healthcare introduced the Mirena IUD in 2000, with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval. The Mirena IUD was marketed as a stress-free form of birth control with a five-year life span. An IUD is a small, T-shaped device inserted into... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuit Alleges Extreme Negative Side Effects

A Benicar lawsuit against Daiichi Sankyo and Forest Pharmaceuticals filed by an Ohio woman alleges she  experienced severe intestinal and colonic problems as a result of taking Benicar. Laura L. was prescribed Benicar and took the recommended dosage, according to the Benicar... Read More »

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NC Woman Says Pfizer’s Lipitor Caused Type-2 Diabetes

A North Carolina woman has joined the thousands of plaintiffs across the country who have sued pharmaceutical giant Pfizer over its widely popular cholesterol-lowering drug Lipitor. Kathleen J., 62, alleges product liability, fraud, misrepresentation, a failure to warn and a host of... Read More »

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Cerebral Palsy Birth Injuries Take Many Forms

Birth injuries are a traumatic experience, both for the child and their parents. Problems during the process of childbirth can cause serious injuries that can have permanent consequences. Sometimes these birth injuries are accidental; other times, they can be caused by doctor... Read More »

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Fla. Cymbalta Withdrawal Lawsuit Alleges Fraud

A man from Florida has filed a Cymbalta withdrawal lawsuit against Eli Lilly, alleging that the antidepressant causes a distressing and debilitating constellation of withdrawal symptoms. Plaintiff Anthony V.'s Cymbalta withdrawal lawsuit alleges that Cymbalta side effects were devastating. According to the... Read More »

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Onfi SJS Lawsuit Filed on Behalf of Badly Injured Boy

Onfi (clobazam) has been linked to several cases of Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS), including that of an 11-year-old boy whose parents filed an Onfi SJS lawsuit after the boy allegedly suffered a devastating reaction to the anti-seizure medication. Plaintiffs Madeline E. and... Read More »

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Cipro and Other Fluoroquinolones Linked to Liver Toxicity

Ciproflaxin, the popular oral fluoroquinolone antibiotic, has been linked to liver toxicity. While the drug also known as Ciloxan, Ophthalmic and Cipro is generally well tolerated, one in 100,000 people suffer adverse reactions such as hepatoxicity from chemical-driven liver damage. The liver... Read More »

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Risperdal Bellwether Trial Set for January 2015

It is estimated that between 1993 and 2008, over 1,200 children have suffered complications in connection with taking Risperdal. One common Risperdal side effect is gynecomastia, or male breast growth. Enough cases of this have occurred that over 900 Risperdal lawsuits have... Read More »

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