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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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The Prolonged Use of IVC Filter Implants Can Lead To Serious Health Concerns

Every year, tens of thousands of patients in the US receive Inferior Vena Cava Filter (IVC FILTER) implants. These implants prevent blood clots from traveling to a patient’s lungs and causing pulmonary embolism. They are intended for short-term…
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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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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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What You Need To Know About Stelara Lawsuits

Recent reports suggest that there is a much greater risk of cancer associated with Stelara than with the use other comparable psoriasis medications. Here is what you need to know about Stelara and how you can go about seeking compensation for…
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Bleeding Risks Associated With The Blood Thinner Pradaxa

When you go to the doctor, you naturally assume that whatever medication they give you is the best medication to treat the illness you have. But, this is not always the case. The drug Pradaxa is prescribed by doctors to reduce the chance of…