Man Suffers Stroke, Files AndroGel Lawsuit Against AbbVie

An Ohio man filed a testosterone product lawsuit against AbbVie Inc. over injuries he allegedly suffered from using the testosterone supplement  AndroGel, including a stroke. Plaintiff Joseph Dane requested AndroGel from his doctor after fearing that he was showing signs of testosterone... Read More »

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Risperdal Lawsuits Entering Next Phase of Litigation

An important step in the Risperdal breast growth litigation is scheduled for next month. Since hundreds of individual Risperdal breast growth lawsuits have been filed, these cases have been grouped together in a type of group legal proceeding called a multidistrict litigation,... Read More »

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Benicar Lawsuit Moved to Federal Court

Daiichi Sankyo won its request to have a California Benicar chronic diarrhea lawsuit moved to federal court. The drug maker is facing a collection of lawsuits alleging the hypertension drug caused users to suffer intestinal damage and diarrhea. Plaintiffs Susanne and Richard... Read More »

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Lawsuit Alleges Actos Caused Fla. Man’s Bladder Cancer

A Florida couple has filed an Actos bladder cancer lawsuit against Takeda Pharmaceuticals. The husband allegedly developed bladder cancer after taking the type-2 diabetes drug. Plaintiffs Morton and Phyllis Goldberg's Actos lawsuit said that Morton Goldberg was prescribed Actos in May 2002.... Read More »

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Janumet Cancer Lawsuit Alleges Woman’s Wrongful Death

A Janumet pancreatic cancer lawsuit was filed after the death of a Kentucky woman whose cancer was allegedly caused by the Merck & Co. diabetes drug. Rebecca Tite suffered from type-2 diabetes and was prescribed Janumet as a treatment, according to the... Read More »

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Fla. Man Files Xarelto Lawsuit

Xarelto (rivaroxaban) is a member of the family of anticoagulants known as “direct thrombin inhibitors,” which are used to reduce the risk of blood clots, deep vein thrombosis and stroke. And like its sister drugs, it is alleged to cause uncontrollable internal... Read More »

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New Study Links Viagra to Increased Melanoma Risk

Medical researchers are looking at a connection between erectile dysfunction medications and melanoma, a deadly form of skin cancer. Research found that men taking Viagra (sildenafil) had an 84 percent higher chance of developing melanoma than those not taking the drug, a... Read More »

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New Study Could Have Implications for Lipitor Diabetes Lawsuits

A major medical journal has published a paper suggesting that Lipitor and related drugs’ risks may outweigh their benefits. This could provide fuel for Lipitor diabetes lawsuits. The new study was published in the July issue of the British Medical Journal (BMJ). The study... Read More »

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Zithromax Linked with Liver, Heart, and SJS Complications

Zithromax (azithromycin) is a popular antibiotic manufactured by Pfizer Inc. that is widely prescribed for individuals suffering from acute bacterial infections, tonsillitis, and pneumonia. Since Zithromax received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in the mid-1990s, the drug has sold well... Read More »

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Benicar Side Effects Lawsuit Says Drug Led to Unnecessary Surgery

A Benicar side effects lawsuit was filed by a Louisiana woman who alleges the blood pressure drug triggered the same symptoms as celiac disease. Plaintiff Bernadette Bujol-Brown alleges that several years into her treatment with Benicar she began to experience gastrointestinal symptoms... Read More »

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Viagra Heightens Risk of Melanoma, New Study Finds

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has demonstrated a strong correlation between the consumption of the popular erectile dysfunction treatment Viagra (sildenafil) and an increased risk of developing melanoma, the most dangerous type of skin... Read More »

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The Risks of Treating Xarelto Brain Hemorrhage Patients: Study

New research published this month shows the grim reality surgeons face when treating brain hemorrhage patients who are taking anticoagulants such as Xarelto. This comes as the makers of the drug are currently embroiled in Xarelto bleeding lawsuits over allegations that the... Read More »

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