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2014-09-18 23:13:39

Xarelto® drug takers allege adverse medical events, such as uncontrolled bleeding and wrongful deaths, occurred after taking the blood clot prevention drug. Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys announce they now offer free class action claim reviews against drug manufacturers from those who believe they were injured after taking the drug and not properly warned about the increased potential for serious and irreversible bleeding risks due to lack of reversal agent. U.S.A. (PRWEB) September 18,...

2014-09-09 23:01:17

A Class I recall designation by the FDA indicates that use of the recalled medical device may potentially lead to serious adverse reactions or death. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm that has long been dedicated to protecting the rights of victims who have been injured due to medical devices, comments on a recall issued by DePuy Synthes of its Craniomaxillofacial Distraction System. Federal regulators recently deemed the matter...

2014-09-08 23:06:21

With the release of a recent JAMA Psychiatry study showing that psychiatric drugs send nearly 90,000 Americans to emergency rooms annually, Citizens Commission on Human Rights, the leading mental health watchdog, in its latest article says there is a need for consumers to search its Psychiatric Drug Side Effects Database to learn the documented risks of these drugs. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 A recent JAMA Psychiatry study revealed that between 2009 and 2011, there...

2014-09-08 08:29:52

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Nuvo Research Inc. (TSX:NRI), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a diverse portfolio of topical and immunology products, today announced that it has reached a full settlement with Mallinckrodt Inc. of Nuvo's claims and Mallinckrodt's counterclaim relating to Nuvo's license to Mallinckrodt of the right to market and sell Pennsaid(®) and Pennsaid 2% in the United States. Under the terms of the settlement agreement, Mallinckrodt will return...

2014-09-05 20:21:11

RANDOLPH, N.J., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacy Creations has voluntarily recalled four product lots (see below) following testing results conducted by Front Range, Inc., its former independent testing laboratory, that indicated that the product lots may have the potential of not being sterile. Pharmacy Creations no longer uses Front Range, Inc. for testing of any kind for any of its formulations. Although we cannot be certain that the product subject to the recall is contaminated,...

2014-08-07 23:11:13

A new study and several lawsuits link Xarelto with uncontrollable bleeding injuries and increased risks of hemorrhage, stroke, pulmonary embolism, and death. Attorneys for Levinson Axelrod are investigating claims that the drug may be too dangerous for patients. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 The law firm of Levinson Axelrod is examining new reports that the blood thinner Xarelto, manufactured in Germany by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Bayer AG, may be linked to severe adverse...

2014-08-07 15:44:44

The JAMA Network Journals Researchers have identified genetic variants that are associated with severe adverse skin reactions to the antiepileptic drug phenytoin, according to a study in the August 6 issue of JAMA. Phenytoin is a widely prescribed antiepileptic drug and remains the most frequently used first-line antiepileptic drug in hospitalized patients. Although effective for treating neurological diseases, phenytoin can cause cutaneous (skin) adverse reactions ranging from mild to...

2014-08-05 23:02:01

A recent regulatory filing exposes that adverse events occurred in 14% of patients taking Acthar in 2013. Spangenberg Shibley & Liber is interested in speaking with anyone who has taken this potentially dangerous prescription drug. Cleveland Ohio (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Spangenberg Shibley & Liber is interested in speaking with anyone who has taken Acthar, a potentially dangerous prescription drug, and suffered adverse side effects. A recent regulatory filing by Questcor, the...

2014-07-25 23:02:52

The Rottenstein Law Group, a national personal injury law firm, has launched a new website dedicated to providing the public information about the dangers of Xarelto and legal options if they have claims of harms suffered. Rockville Centre, NY (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, a national personal injury law firm with over 25 years of experience advocating for plaintiffs with claims of harm stemming from dangerous prescription drugs, announces the launch of its new...

2014-07-24 16:27:48

MADISON, Wis., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Restore Health, a leading personalized medicine company that provides specialty and compounded pharmaceuticals, announced that it is now offering pharmacogenetics testing that provides drug sensitivity information unique to each individual based upon their particular genetic makeup. Comprehensive medication management is now possible by understanding the interaction between a patient's genetics and their entire drug regimen....


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