Injured By a Medication or Drug?
If you suffered an injury or other severe side effects after taking a drug or medication, you may file a litigation to seek compensation in court.
Abilify is an often overprescribed drug that is associated to compulsive behaviors, gambling and loss of control.
Bravelle is a hormone used to stimulate ovulation in infertile women. However, many batches were later found to be defective leading patients to seek compensation.
Compensations in excess of $53 million have been paid to patients who suffered from permanent gastrointestinal disorders, liver damage and birth defects after using the anti-acne drug Accutane.
is a popular antibiotic used to treat urinary and respiratory infections. Recently, it was associated with a risk of permanent muscle and tendon damage and neuropathy.
Actemra (tocilizumab) is a Rheumatoid Arthritis drug which was involved with more than 1,000 deaths since its approval.
Nexium and Prilosec are apparently harmless heartburn medications that may cause serious side effects such as bone fractures, kidney damage and chronic diarrhea.
GSK allegedly concealed the results of a large clinical trial that demonstrated how the antidiabetes drug Avandia was unsafe. As lawsuits mounted up, the company eventually settled them all.
Although Onglyza is used to tread Type-2 Diabetes, studies found a dangerous association with heart failures and pancreatic cancer.
The United States are facing the largest opioid addiction epidemics in history. Many Governmental Agencies are filing lawsuits to prevent more Americans from dying of overdose.
The humanized monoclonal antibody Xolair is an anti-asthma drug associated with an undisclosed risk of strokes, anaphylaxis, cancer and a rare disease known as Churg-Strauss syndrome.
Male teenagers treated with the Risperdal often grew a breast after suffering from gynecomastia, a side effect they were not warned about.
Taxotere is a popular chemotherapy agent which causes patients’ hair to fall off. Nobody warned them that this form of alopecia was permanent, however.
The Shingles vaccine possesses an unwritten risk of causing the same disease it is supposed to prevent. Many patients also suffered from nerve damage and serious eye disorders.
Viberzi is a medication used to treat spasms and diarrhea in IBS-D patients. However, subjects without a gallbladder are at risk for life-threatening pancreatitis.
The Xarelto lawsuit is one of the largest litigations in the U.S. history. Almost 20,000 victims suffered from uncontrolled bleedings and haemorrages after taking America’s number one blood thinner.
Concerta is a medication prescribet to children who suffer from Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) However, it may lead to suicidal thoughts and cardiovascolar issues.
A stimulant used to treat obesity, Phentermine was later associated with severe side effects such as pulmonary hypertension.
The antihypertensive drug benicar (olmesartan) was linked to a dangerous risk of sprue-like diarrhea and significant weight loss.
Plavix is a blood thinner that is currently associated with serious adverse reactions such as heart attacks and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Zofran is an antiemetic drug used to fight off nausea caused by chemotherapy agents. It was sold off-label to pregnant women causing birth defect.