Invokana linked to diabetic ketoacidosis

Invokana Lawsuit Says Diabetes Drug Caused Kidney Failure

A Louisiana resident has filed an Invokana lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals for failing to adequately warn about serious and dangerous risks associated with taking the diabetes drug, specifically the possibility of developing diabetic ketoacidosis and kidney failure. Plaintiff Amber R. claims in… Read More »

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Levaquin Side Effects May Include Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection

Research on the devastating side effects of fluoroquinolone antibiotics, including Levaquin side effects, is just beginning to catch up with what many patients have suspected about this class of drugs for decades. One such study published several months ago in JAMA Internal Medicine looked… Read More »

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Dilantin Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Dilantin and Cerebral Atrophy

The widely used anticonvulsant medication Dilantin has been linked with some serious side effects, including cerebral atrophy. Dilantin (generic brand phenytoin) is a popular anticonvulsant medication used to treat epilepsy. Dilantin is intended to stop seizures before they get too far, which… Read More »

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Risperdal side effects settlement

Risperdal Side Effects Continue to Spur Lawsuits

Sources say the parties in a Risperdal gynecomastia lawsuit recently reached a confidential settlement in a case originally set to go to trial in May 2016. Plaintiff Robert M. alleged that Johnson & Johnson failed to warn him against Risperdal side effects including gynecomastia,… Read More »

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Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

Could Dilantin Rash Be SJS Syndrome?

Did you develop a strange rash after taking the anti-seizure medication Dilantin?  As with many medications, a mild rash or other allergic reaction may be a common side effect. But those who have developed a Dilantin rash may want to seek medical… Read More »

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Pradaxa and GI Bleeding

Pradaxa, a popular blood thinner medication, has been linked with life-threatening side effects including gastrointestinal bleeding. Pradaxa Background Pradaxa (generic name dabigatran) is manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, and was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as a blood thinning… Read More »

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Allergic Reactions to Zithromax

Zithromax and other antibiotics often carry with them a heightened risk of various allergic antibiotic reactions. Some of them are mild, but others are more serious and, in some cases, can be fatal. Though in most cases, antibiotic reactions are mild and… Read More »

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eliquis side effects

Eliquis Lawsuit Filed Over Dangerous Internal Bleeding

A new Eliquis lawsuit was recently filed against the pharmaceutical manufacturers Bristol Myers Squibb and Pfizer Inc. The lawsuit alleges that the plaintiff suffered serious internal bleeding as a result of taking the blood thinning medication. The Eliquis lawsuit was brought by… Read More »

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Lawsuit: Benicar Side Effects Caused Chronic GI Damage

  Daiichi Sankyo faces rising litigation as a new Benicar lawsuit is filed in the growing multidistrict litigation (MDL) by an Arkansas plaintiff after suffering serious gastrointestinal side effects. The new claimant says she suffered unexpected Benicar side effects, which included injuries… Read More »

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Hair loss caused by Taxotere is permanent

Lawsuit: Taxotere Side Effects Caused Permanent Hair Loss

A woman has filed a lawsuit against Sanofi-Aventis, manufacturer of the chemotherapy drug Taxotere, alleging the drug caused her permanent hair loss. Plaintiff Yvonne B. is a resident of Louisiana and was diagnosed in March 2010 with Ductal Carcinoma of the right… Read More »

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