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Opioid Painkillers Responsible For Addictions and Death

Doctors who liberally prescribe opioid painkillers to treat chronic or severe pain may be putting their patients at substantial risk of addiction and overdose. Many patients who went to their doctors for pain relief have found themselves saddled…
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Mass Tort Litigation: What's it All About?

To understand what a mass is a tort, we must first understand what is a tort. A tort is commonly referred to as a civil wrong that will be litigate in a civil case. Criminal cases vs Civil Cases Unlike a criminal case, where a defendant can…
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Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Death, Heart Attack, and Stroke

If you or someone you love has taken a testosterone replacement therapy drug that led to a heart attack, stroke, or death, you may be entitled to substantial compensation for your suffering. Several recent studies have indicated that there…
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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…