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2013-01-25 23:02:24

Personal Injury Law Firm offers No Win - No Fee Promise for clients injured from Zithromax, which has been linked to serious cardiovascular side effects, heart attacks and even death. (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 The Personal Injury Lawyers at d'Oliveira & Associates are currently seeking clients who have had heart problem, cardiovascular injury, or even death while taking the anti-infection drug Zithromax. The firm is working with some of the leading Zithromax lawyers in the country and...

2012-06-26 23:02:39

Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports that Pfizer is reviewing Zithromax adverse effects in light of a study alleging a link between the antibiotic to Zithromax heart problems such as arrhythmia and sudden death. New York, New York (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 Bernstein Liebhard LLP, a New York law firm nationally recognized for its consumer protection and mass tort practices, reports that Pfizer is conducting a review of Zithromax adverse effects in response to a study concerning Zithromax heart...

2012-05-17 11:02:46

Vanderbilt researchers have discovered a rare, but important risk posed by the antibiotic azithromycin, commonly called a "Z-pack." The study found a 2.5-fold higher risk of death from cardiovascular death in the first five days of taking azithromycin when compared with another common antibiotic or no antibiotics at all. Wayne A. Ray, Ph.D., professor of Preventive Medicine, and C. Michael Stein, M.B.Ch.B., the Dan May Chair in Medicine and professor of Pharmacology, collaborated on the...

Popular Antibiotic May Be Responsible For Sudden Cardiac Death
2012-05-17 11:02:26

Lawrence LeBlond for RedOrbit.com Azithromycin, a common antibiotic used for treatment of bronchitis, pneumonia, and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), appears to also boost the risk of sudden cardiac death when compared with no antibiotic treatment, according to a US study on Wednesday. Azithromycin has been available worldwide since the 1980s, but the new study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine (New England Journal of Medicine), is the first to document serious...

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