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2011-11-21 08:00:00

The US Drug Watchdog wants to hear from any user of the diabetes drug called Actos, who developed bladder cancer. According to the AP, "The FDA has issued a warning that Actos may be linked to an increased risk of bladder cancer. Meanwhile, both Germany and France have suspended sales of Actos. The Actos suspension is effective July 11, 2011. Actos (pioglitazone), along with another diabetes drug made by Takeda Pharmaceutical, Competact, came under fire in Europe after a study revealed an...

2011-11-10 08:00:00

Judge Appoints Mediator to Avandia Product Liability Cases and Establishes a Time Limit in which The Cases Must Be Resolved Or They Will Begin Trials, Explains Ennis & Ennis, P.A. (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 Bloomberg Businessweek is reporting U.S. District Judge Cynthia Rufe pushed GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and the Plaintiffs yesterday to resolve most of the remaining Avandia diabetes medication patient lawsuits by appointing a mediator to preside over settlement negotiations for an...

2011-11-06 08:00:00

Ennis & Ennis, P.A. explains the potential âœBig Pharmaâ settlement. (PRWEB) November 06, 2011 British pharmaceutical company, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), agreed to pay the US government $3 billion to settle criminal and civil investigations, reports Ennis & Ennis, P.A. If approved, the federal settlement will be the largest settlement for GSK, which is accused of illegally pushing its drugs. The claims against GSK include illegal marketing of...

2011-11-06 08:00:00

According to recent statistics, approximately 30 million Americans have been diagnosed with diabetes and close to 79 million are pre-diabetic. It is a lesser-known fact that between 2004 and 2009, more than 500,000 adverse reactions among people taking anti-diabetic drugs were added to an official U.S. Food and Drug Administration database. James Christopher Dean, an experienced defective drug Attorney, has released a new Actos website, http://www.LawyerforActos.com, with his concern of...

2011-10-13 21:15:00

Gilman Law LLP has over 30 years of experience in complex litigation and class actions involving serious defective drugs. If you or someone you know suffered any adverse side effects of Actos http://www.actos-bladdercancerlawsuits.com, such as bladder cancer or heart disease, or believe you were harmed in any way by taking Actos, you may have a claim for recovery. Bonita Springs, FL, (PRWEB) October 13, 2011 Gilman Law LLP, a leading national law firm, announces that it is now accepting...

2011-09-21 07:00:00

A recent Phase III investigation by has demonstrated that a new medication for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes significantly lowers blood glucose levels in adults while exhibiting few side effects and maintaining positive results over the duration of the study as reported by DiabeticLive.com. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 New Type 2 Diabetes Medication Reduces Blood Glucose Safely: A recent Phase III investigation has demonstrated that a new medication for the treatment of Type 2...

2011-09-09 14:38:40

Researchers from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and the Scripps Research Institute in Jupiter, Fla., report they have created prototype drugs having powerful anti-diabetic effects, yet apparently free — at least in mice — of dangerous side effects plaguing some current diabetes medications. The researchers say that their “proof-of-principle” findings could lead to safer medications for Type 2 diabetes, which affects more than 25 million children and adults...


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