Miss. Widow Sues Pharma Giants for Husband’s Xarelto Death

Missouri widow Dixie S. is suing Bayer Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson's subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, alleging that the defendants' product caused the death of her husband. Dixie claims that as a direct result of using Xarelto, her husband developed, and later died from,... Read More »

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Vaginal Mesh Complications Lawsuit Filed Over Injuries

A vaginal mesh complications lawsuit was filed against Johnson & Johnson and  subsidiary Ethicon Inc. by a Kentucky woman who alleges she suffered debilitating side effects. Plaintiff Rebecca F. was suffering from a common condition that prevented her from controlling a majority... Read More »

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Onglyza Link to Heart Failure Raises Concern

The type-2 diabetes drug Onglyza has been linked to serious side effects including heart failure, leading the Food and Drug Administration in April to issue a public warning. The FDA reached this conclusion after analyzing clinical trials of Onglyza, and finding a... Read More »

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Pradaxa Blood Thinner May Be Too Risky for Kidney Patients

Physicians have issued new warnings about using Pradaxa and other new generation anticoagulants on patients with kidney problems. According to new guidelines published in the Journal of American Medical Association, medical professionals studying atrial fibrillation management have warned that the new line... Read More »

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Cymbalta Plaintiffs Fail 2nd Attempt at Class Certification

Plaintiffs in a federal Cymbalta lawsuit have failed in their second attempt to get class certification for certain consumers who bought the antidepressant Cymbalta. In denying the plaintiffs’ second motion for class certification, Judge Stephen Wilson said that while the plaintiffs had... Read More »

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Birth Control Side Effects May Include Blood Clots or PTC

New research suggests that women who get migraines while taking birth control have a greater risk of developing serious complications including blood clots or strokes. In a recent medical study, the records of more than 145,000 women taking a hormone combination birth... Read More »

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Avelox Side Effects Includes Risk of Stevens Johnson Syndrome

  The antibiotic Avelox comes with the risk of causing severe skin side effects including Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Also known by its generic name moxifloxacin, Avelox is classified as a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, or simply quinolone. Quinolones work by inhibiting the action of an... Read More »

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Invokana Type 2 Diabetes Associated with Ketoacidosis

Product liability attorneys are  looking for potential plaintiffs to bring Invokana lawsuits. Invokana attorneys are looking for plaintiffs who suffered serious adverse side effects due to taking the drug. Potential serious side effects include ketoacidosis and kidney failure. Invokana (canagliflozin) is a... Read More »

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Risperdal Consumers May Develop Man Boobs Side Effect

Puberty can be an awkward time for any young man but for those taking the anti-psychotic medication Risperdal, who develop “man boobs” as a side effect, it can be especially embarrassing. Risperdal lawsuits that allege patients were unaware of the risk of... Read More »

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Evidence Shows Pfizer Knew of Zoloft Birth Defects Early On

In a recent development in the Zoloft litigation movement, it has been revealed that Pfizer's own scientists had been worried over the possibility of birth defects long before they became public knowledge. This revelation came during a long jury trial in June... Read More »

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FDA Issues Warning to IVC Filter Manufacturer Bard

The manufacturer of the Bard inferior vena cava (IVC) filter and its retrieval system has been issued an FDA warning letter for failing to notify the federal agency of life-threatening device malfunctions. The FDA specifically notes that Bard misfiled consumer complaints (including a... Read More »

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3M Bair Hugger Products Facing Potential Lawsuits

Product liability attorneys are looking for potential plaintiffs to bring Bair Hugger deep joint infection lawsuits. These lawsuits will likely allege that the medical device manufacturer created a defective and dangerous device and failed to warn about risks associated with using the... Read More »

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Lamictal May Induce Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Stevens Johnson Syndrome is an illness that can be disfiguring or even life-threatening, especially if not treated immediately. This condition can appear as a side effect of the anticonvulsant medication Lamictal (lamotrigine), which is used as a mood stabilizer in the treatment of... Read More »

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