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2013-10-04 23:01:28

Bernstein Liebhard LLP is investigating Lipitor diabetes lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to Lipitor New York, New York (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 As Lipitor lawsuit claims (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) involving allegations that the popular statin drug causes Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in courts around the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a newly-published study has found that statins like Lipitor may increase the...

2013-09-26 08:28:10

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Simmons Law Firm filed suit Aug. 26 against Pfizer, Inc., on behalf of 71 women with healthy Body Mass Indexes alleging they developed type 2 diabetes as a result of taking Lipitor, a cholesterol-lowering drug manufactured by the pharmaceutical giant. The suit (Case No. 1322-CC09218) was filed in the 22(nd) Circuit Court of Missouri in the City of St. Louis after the application to consolidate the cases into a Federal Multidistrict...

2013-09-18 23:20:47

Patients who allegedly developed type 2 diabetes after taking Lipitor claim that they should have been warned of the risks beforehand. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Some patients who have taken the statin drug Lipitor are reporting that they developed type 2 diabetes after taking the cholesterol-lowering drug despite having no known risk factors. High potency statin medications like Lipitor have been shown in some studies to increase a patient's risk of developing type 2...

2013-09-11 23:22:15

The firm is currently offering Lipitor lawsuit evaluations to women who have suffered from serious alleged adverse Lipitor side effects. (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 A federal panel of judges, after three months of deliberation, denied a motion for consolidation of Lipitor-induced Type 2 diabetes cases, according to an Aug. 8 panel order.* The Rottenstein Law Group LLP, a Lipitor law firm, offers an explanation of what the decision means for those looking to file Lipitor lawsuits. The U.S....

2013-09-11 23:04:57

Baron and Budd reports on study alleging that Lipitor use may cause a significantly increased risk of type 2 diabetes compared to other drugs in its class LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 A study published on May 23, 2013 in the British Medical Journal alleges that many high-potency statins such as Lipitor may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Statins are commonly used to lower cholesterol and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease; however the study suggests a...

2013-09-07 23:02:07

The Firm is investigating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who were treated with this statin drug and later developed Type 2 diabetes and other serious side effects. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 A new Lipitor lawsuit (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) website has been launched by Bernstein Liebhard LLP to provide information to members of the public who may be concerned about possible Lipitor side effects, including:     Type 2 Diabetes...

2013-08-31 23:03:10

Law firm is committed to informing women with diabetes that the condition may be caused by Lipitor use ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 The national law firm Baron and Budd has begun outreach to help women allegedly injured by statin drugs, such as Lipitor, understand their legal options. Prescribed to lower cholesterol, Lipitor has recently come into question because of the drug's alleged risk of developing type 2 diabetes in female patients. (In re: Lipitor (Atorvastatin)...

2013-08-29 23:17:50

Lipitor, one of the most common and popular drugs in the world, is increasingly being linked to the development of diabetes in women. Numerous reports of adversity have led the Lancaster personal injury lawyers of Handler Henning & Rosenberg to offer legal assistance to those in need. Lancaster, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Lipitor, a statin used for the treatment of heart disease, quickly skyrocketed in popularity upon its introduction to the market. In fact, its widespread...

2013-08-02 23:01:18

Responding to the American Association of Justice’s “Unequal Harm: The Disproportionate Damage to Women From Dangerous Drugs and Medical Device” LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Baron and Budd, a national law firm, is confronting the alleged association between type 2 diabetes and Lipitor use in female patients by delving into Lipitor lawsuit investigations. A popular cholesterol-lowering drug used to lower LDL, or “bad” cholesterol, and triglycerides, Lipitor has not been...

2013-07-22 23:16:50

Cholesterol Drug May Increase Risk of Diabetes Among Women. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 Sokolove Law, a leader in helping people obtain access to the civil justice system, today announced the launch of LipitorLawsuits.com, a new website to raise awareness about the potential dangerous side effects of Lipitor®. Lipitor is in a class of drugs called statins, which are prescribed to reduce cholesterol levels. However, Lipitor and the generic brand, Atorvastatin, may also...