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Proton Pump Inhibitors Can Lead to Permanent Kidney Damage

If you take a proton pump inhibitor such as Nexium, Prilosec, or Prevacid to treat heartburn or acid reflux, you may be unknowingly putting yourself at risk for serious complications. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are very popular drugs in…
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Imodium Overdoses Linked to Heart Problems

The Federal Drug Administration has warned that taking higher than the recommended doses of Imodium, whether intentionally or unintentionally can lead to serious heart problems and even death. If you or someone you know has taken Imodium in…
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Cholesterol Drug Zocor Linked to Serious and Life Threatening Conditions

Statins are drugs commonly prescribed by doctors to help patients lower their cholesterol. The synthetic statin Zocor sold by Merck had been on the market since 1991, and since 2006, Zocor has also been marketed under the name Simvastatin in…
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Acne Medication Accutane Linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Other Serious Side Effects

Accutane was distributed by Hoffman-La Roche to treat mild to severe acne. This drug was extremely popular for many years and many people used Accutane knowing that it was accompanied by serious risks. Accutane reportedly brought in more…
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Blood Thinner Xarelto Linked to Serious Bleeding Complication

As you may already be aware, the drug Xarelto has been linked to serious bleeding complications and lawsuits are being filed nationwide. If you or a loved one has experienced serious complications from the use of the popular blood thinner Xarelto,…
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Diabetes Drug Invokana Linked to Cardiovascular Risks and Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Invokana (canagliflozin) was approved by the FDA in March 2013 to treat patients who suffer from Type 2 diabetes. It is prescribed to improve glycemic control and to lower blood sugar in adults with Type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes causes…
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Use of Abilify Can Lead to Destructive Compulsive Behavior

Abilify is an antipsychotic drug used to treat depression, but lawsuits claim that it can also cause compulsive and strange behavior. If you have used Abilify and subsequently developed problems with compulsive behavior or addiction, you should…
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Benicar Use Can Lead to Severe Gastrointestinal Issues

In 2013, the FDA announced that the drug Benicar may cause severe gastrointestinal side effects. Benicar has been marketed as Benicar, Benicar HCT, Azor, Tribenzor, and in the generic form Olmesartan Medoxomil. Problems associated with Benicar…
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Zofran Linked to Increased Risk of Cleft Palate and Congenital Heart Defects

If you are a mother who was prescribed Zofran to treat morning sickness during your pregnancy and subsequently gave birth to a child with birth defects, you should consult with an attorney immediately. You may be entitled to substantial compensation…
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The Use Of Talcum Powder Can Lead To Ovarian Cancer

“It's Gentle and Mild” “A Sprinkle a Day Keeps the Odor Away “It's Soft Enough For a Baby’s Bottom” This is what we have heard for decades from companies such as Johnson & Johnson which has been manufacturing and marketing…