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Depakote Birth Defects Lawsuit

Jul 11, 2014Comments off

What is Depakote? Depakote — also known as divalporex sodium — is an anticonvulsant and psychotropic prescription drug approved by the FDA in 1983 for

Yaz and Yasmin Lawsuit Information

Mar 26, 2014Comments off

What are Yaz and Yasmin? Yaz and Yasmin are two brand names of a popular contraceptive drug. Other generic brand names include Ocella, Gianvi, Loryna,

ISMP Says Pradaxa Had the Most Complaints i...

Mar 14, 2014Comments off

The ISMP (Institute for Safe Medication Practices) released a recent study, claiming that Pradaxa (Dabigatran Etexilate) is the most complained about medication in the United States.

10 Biggest Prescription Drug Lawsuits in US...

Mar 13, 2014Comments off

Pharmaceutical companies in the United States have grown to preposterous heights, as the amounts of money they generate yearly are extremely high. And while these

Multibillion-dollar Trial Against Actos Mak...

Mar 11, 2014Comments off

Monday, 3-17-14, the multi-billion dollar trial against Takeda Pharmaceuticals will begin.  The Japanese firm makes the drug pioglitazone, marketed under the trade name Actos.  Taking

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Information

Mar 11, 2014Comments off

Pelvic organ prolapse is most likely to occur after a women gives childbirth, has a hysterectomy, or goes through menopause.  In this condition, the ligaments

Pfizer Seeks OTC Approval, as Lipitor Lawsu...

Mar 10, 2014Comments off

Pfizer is seeking OTC approval for Lipitor, the largest selling drug of all time.  They’ve begun a clinical study of 1200 patients to find out

Montana Settles with Janssen over Risperdal...

Mar 09, 2014Comments off

Montana, who opted out of the Department of Justice lawsuit, settled with the makers and marketers of Risperdal for $5.9 million.   Janssen Ortho LLC and

Effexor Lawsuit Information

Mar 07, 2014Comments off

Common allegations regarding Effexor have led the US Judicial Panel on multidistrict litigation to transfer Effexor lawsuits to the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Effexor is

First Zoloft Trial Scheduled for the Fall

Mar 06, 2014Comments off

Some consumers are currently involved in litigation, alleging that birth defects have been caused by Zoloft and other SSRIs.  Hundreds of these cases have been