Calif. Couple Pursues Janumet Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuit

A California couple filed a Janumet lawsuit in June against Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. after the husband allegedly developed terminal cancer from his use of the Merck diabetic drug Janumet. According to the Janumet lawsuit, Plaintiff Peter Tabb, a resident of… Read More »

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Ga. Couple Sues Wright Medical for Metal Hip Implant Injuries

Michael Shane Adams and Cathy Adams, a couple from Georgia, are suing Wright Medical Technology Inc. for the injuries Michael allegedly suffered after using the company’s metal hip implant. This metal-on-metal hip implant lawsuit will be joining multidistrict litigation (MDL) No. 2329 against… Read More »

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Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuit Alleges Wrongful Death

A widow filed an Actos bladder cancer lawsuit against Takeda Pharmaceuticals, alleging her husband’s use of the drug led to his death. Plaintiff Patsy R. Martin filed the Actos bladder cancer lawsuit on behalf of her husband, Donald Martin, who allegedly died… Read More »

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New Low-T Gel Lawsuit Alleges Treatment Caused Blood Clots

A Louisiana man has filed an AndroGel lawsuit alleging that within a few months of beginning testosterone replacement therapy using the AbbVie product, he suffered serious and potentially life-threatening injuries. The testosterone product lawsuit was filed by plaintiff Michael Bourgeois, who began… Read More »

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Calif. Man Files Risperdal Lawsuit Alleging Male Breast Growth

California plaintiff Andrew Wasserman filed a Risperdal lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals for the injuries he allegedly sustained from their antipsychotic drug. Wasserman had been prescribed Risperdal when he was 20, and had reportedly developed gynecomastia, also known as… Read More »

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Bayer and J&J May Soon Face Xarelto Class Action Lawsuits

Bayer Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson may soon face Xarelto class action lawsuits as more and more reports catalog a high number of patients allegedly suffering from uncontrollable bleeding after consuming the anticoagulant drug. Xarelto is a “direct thrombin inhibitor,” a member… Read More »

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Ill. Woman Says Lipitor Caused Type-2 Diabetes

Lipitor has a history of causing type-2 diabetes in women, an unfortunate side effect that led an Illinois woman to join the ranks of hundreds who have filed Lipitor diabetes lawsuits against Pfizer Inc. Illinois plaintiff Gail Bennett was prescribed Lipitor by… Read More »

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Popular Drug Zithromax Linked to Heart Problems, SJS

Zithromax (Azithromycin) is a pharmacological blockbuster. The drug routinely brings in billions in revenue, due to the its efficacy against a wide variety of bacterial infections. However, the drug does carry the risk of two major complications: heart problems and autoimmune reactions…. Read More »

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Medtronic Facing More than 1,000 Infuse Lawsuits

Medtronic, the makers of the Infuse Bone Graft System, are currently facing more than 1,000 Infuse lawsuits over alleged complications from the medical implant. The Infuse Bone Graft System is a medical implant designed to improve spinal fusion surgery. Spinal fusion is a medical… Read More »

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Fla. Woman Alleges Pradaxa Caused Father’s Death

A Florida woman has filed a Pradaxa lawsuit against Boehringer Ingelheim alleging the wrongful death of her father due to the design defects of the blood-thinning medication. Pradaxa is a direct thrombin inhibitor that is prescribed to reduce the risk of stroke… Read More »

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Calif. Man Hits Janssen With Risperdal Gynecomastia Lawsuit

A 22-year-old California resident and his mother have filed a Risperdal gynecomastia lawsuit against Janssen Pharmaceuticals with allegations of misrepresenting their popular anti-psychotic drug and inflicting physical, mental, and emotional trauma on their consumers. Lead plaintiff Benjamin Verkest and his mother Lori… Read More »

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Xarelto Lawsuit Filed over Fatal Bleeding in Man’s Brain

The wife of a Florida man who allegedly died from uncontrollable internal bleeding caused by Xarelto has filed a lawsuit on his behalf, alleging that the drug maker that developed and sold the blood thinning medication made inadequate warnings regarding the potential… Read More »

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