Xarelto Caused Dangerous Internal Bleeding, Plaintiff Alleges

A new Xarelto lawsuit has been filed by Kenneth S. in a Pennsylvania federal court against Janssen Research & Development, Johnson & Johnson, and Bayer Corporation. Kenneth is seeking damages for injuries he allegedly incurred while taking Xarelto. Kenneth began taking Xarelto... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuit Alleges Serious Side Effects

A new Benicar side effects lawsuit was filed against Daiichi Sankyo Incorporated, and several related companies, alleging that the drug caused debilitating side effects. The Benicar lawsuit filed by plaintiff Marian O. has few details, as it is part of larger litigation... Read More »

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Boy Left Legally Blind by Seizure Medication Reaction

In February 2012, an 8-year-old boy in New Braunfels, Texas, was prescribed a new medication to treat his seizure disorder. After taking the new prescription, Levi G. suffered a rare allergic skin reaction known as Stevens Johnson Syndrome, as reported by San... Read More »

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First Lipitor Diabetes Bellwether Trial Scheduled for October 2015

U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel, who is currently overseeing the Lipitor MDL in South Carolina, has announced the first bellwether trial will begin in October 2015 for a lawsuit filed by Colorado plaintiff Wilma D. Discovery in the Lipitor diabetes lawsuit is currently underway.... Read More »

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Hip Implant Complications Lawsuit Filed Against Zimmer

A New Hampshire man who in 2007 underwent a total left hip arthroplasty – a surgery to replace the musculoskeletal joint – is suing the hip replacement device’s manufacturer for marketing a product that allegedly released dangerous shards of metal into his... Read More »

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Viagra Melanoma Lawsuits Will Benefit from Large Study

Lawyers evaluating claims that Viagra caused men to develop deadly melanoma skin cancer say a recent large-scale study of more than 25,000 patients will carry a great deal of weight in Viagra lawsuits, according to the New Jersey Law Journal. But in... Read More »

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Nerve Damage Leads to Levaquin Lawsuit

A Levaquin lawsuit was filed in late December 2014 that claimed the quinolone antibiotic Levaquin caused an Oklahoma resident to develop peripheral neuropathy. This is one of many Levaquin lawsuits filed against Johnson & Johnson and Janssen Pharmaceuticals involving quinolone peripheral neuropathy.... Read More »

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Pradaxa Lawsuit Alleges Near-Fatal Bleeding Injuries

German drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim continues to face litigation from U.S. consumers over claims that its blood thinning drug Pradaxa causes life-threatening bleeding injuries, despite agreeing to pay $650 million last year to resolve nearly 4,000 Pradaxa lawsuits. One of the latest Pradaxa lawsuits to be... Read More »

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Will New Drug Savaysa Have Similar Eliquis Side Effects?

A new blood thinning medication will soon be introduced to the U.S. pharmaceutical market. Daiichi Sankyo’s drug Savaysa will allegedly share many similarities with other familiar anticoagulants such as Eliquis. However, this may mean that Savaysa may possibly share negative Eliquis side... Read More »

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Dilantin SJS Victim Hospitalized for 50 Days

A Dilantin SJS study details the prevalence of this skin reaction in users of Dilantin, an anticonvulsant medication manufactured and sold by Pfizer Inc. Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a severe skin condition that a patient may develop as an allergic reaction... Read More »

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Jury Awards Actos Bladder Cancer Victim $3.6M

Takeda Pharmaceuticals was ordered by a Pennsylvania jury to pay more than $2.3 million to a retired high school teacher who blamed the company’s Actos diabetes drug for causing his bladder cancer. Actos is prescribed to type-2 diabetics and has been subject... Read More »

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Janssen Hit With Risperdal Gynecomastia Lawsuit

A Florida man has filed a Risperdal lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals for the personal injuries he allegedly sustained from ingesting the antipsychotic medication. Plaintiff Saxon W. claims in his Risperdal gynecomastia lawsuit that as a direct result of taking the medication he... Read More »

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Side Effect of Birth Control May Include False Brain Tumor

Many women who wish to prevent pregnancy but whose lifestyles make taking a birth control pill every day inconvenient choose to pursue other methods of contraception, such as the IUD Mirena or Yaz birth control. While these birth control methods can be... Read More »

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