Category: Bad Drugs

Johnson & Johnson Opioid Settlement
Marilyn Nieves

Report: Johnson & Johnson Agrees to $20 million Opioid Settlement

On October 1, 2019, Johnson & Johnson announced it had reached a $20.4 million settlement with two counties in Ohio as part of the ongoing opioid crisis in […]

Zantac Linked to Probable Human Carcinogen
Rowan Jordan/Getty Images

Pharmacies Reportedly Pull Zantac After FDA Issues Warning

Pharmacies and other major retailers across the United States have reportedly started pulling generic versions of Zantac from their shelves after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]

Patient and Doctor – Nuedexta Investigation
SARINYAPINNGAM_Thinkstock_iStock

Report: Regulators Issue Warning Related to Nuedexta Investigation

Attorneys are looking into reports related to the aggressive promotion and marketing of prescription medication Nuedexta. According to an investigation by CNN, pharmaceutical sales representatives affiliated with the […]

Woman and Baby - Depakote Birth Defects
monkeybusiness/iStock/Thinkstock

Report: $15 Million Verdict Awarded in Depakote Lawsuit

A jury has awarded $15 million to the family of a 10-year-old boy who allegedly developed spina bifida after his mother took Depakote to treat her bipolar disorder […]

Nexium Boxes | Nexium Lawyer
Nexium/CreativeCommons

Lawsuit Alleges Regular Use of Nexium Led to Chronic Kidney Disease

A Nexium lawyer notes a lawsuit in which the plaintiff claims to have been diagnosed with chronic kidney disease after using the medication regularly for almost 10 years. Since […]

Generic Drugs | Generic Drug Antitrust Lawsuit
Purestock/iStock/Thinkstock

Lawsuits: Generic Drug Prices Spiked as Part of Price-Fixing Scheme

A generic drug antitrust lawsuit may be an option for individuals and other parties who purchased certain generic drugs on at least one occasion after June 1, 2013. […]

Call us today for your free case review(888) 888-0612
Court Steps | Abilify Injury Attorney
CourtSteps/Thinkstock

Announcement: Settlement Reached in Off-Label Promotion of Abilify

An Abilify injury attorney notes that a $19.5 million multistate settlement has been reached with Bristol-Myers Squibb after the drug maker allegedly used improper promotional practices to market the medication. As […]

Pill Bottles | Actos Bladder Cancer Lawyer
Fuse/Thinkstock

FDA: Actos May Be Linked to Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer

An Actos bladder cancer lawyer notes that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has concluded that the use of type 2 diabetes medications containing pioglitazone, including Actos, may […]

Man Clutching Heart | Onglyza Injury Attorney
ThinkstockPhotos

FDA: Onglyza May Put Patients at Risk for Heart Failure

An Onglyza injury attorney notes that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reportedly revising the warning label of the diabetes medication Onglyza to reflect the potential […]

Sad Woman | HPV Vaccine Attorney

Report: HPV Vaccine Linked to Premature Ovarian Failure

An HPV vaccine attorney notes that the American College of Pediatricians has issued a warning against a recommended human papillomavirus infection (HPV) vaccine due to a possible association […]

Blood Bags | Xarelto Bleeding Injury Attorney
Thinkstock

Lawsuits: Xarelto Bleeding Risks Could Have Been Minimized

A Xarelto bleeding injury attorney notes that the first bellwether trials involving patients who claim they were harmed by the drug may begin in summer 2017. Lawsuits allege […]

Man Looking Out Window | HeartWare HVAD System Recall
nadofotos/iStock/Thinkstock

Study Links Potential Risk of Heart Failure and Onglyza

An Onglyza heart failure lawyer notes that existing research indicates a possible increased risk of heart failure among patients using Onglyza. As a result, the U.S. Food and […]

Frustrated Man in Casino | Abilify Attorney
MonkeyBusinessImages/MonkeyBusiness/Thinkstock

Lawsuits: Compulsive Gambling Associated with Abilify Use

An Abilify attorney notes that lawsuits claim plaintiffs developed compulsive gambling behaviors as a result of taking the antipsychotic drug Abilify. Abilify is a prescription medication used to treat […]

Mother and Baby | Zofran Injury
ThinkstockPhotos

Report: Zofran Highlights the Need for Industry Change

A Zofran injury lawyer notes a report suggesting that the alleged link between the anti-nausea drug and birth defects emphasizes the need for change in the drug safety […]

A Blood Bag IV | Pradaxa Injury Lawyer
KeithBrofsky/Photodisc/Thinkstock

Widow Alleges Pradaxa Is Responsible for Husband’s Death

A Pradaxa injury lawyer notes that a widow alleges in a lawsuit that the blood-thinning agent caused her husband to suffer a fatal bleeding episode. The complaint alleges […]