Latest Motrin Stories

2013-05-24 23:02:55

d´Oliveira & Associates has posted a new infographic providing information on a potential association between Stevens Johnson Syndrome and medicines such as Children´s Advil, Children´s Motrin and Children´s Tylenol. (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 According to the National Institutes of Health, Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a form of toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) that affects the skin and mucous membranes. SJS occurs most commonly in children and young adults under the...

2011-05-24 09:06:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of Fort Worth, Texas-based Jensen Law Firm (www.stevensjohnsonsyndrome.org) are pleased to announce a $10 million verdict in compensatory damages against Johnson & Johnson's McNeil Consumer Products (NYSE: JNJ) unit on behalf of 13-year-old Brianna Maya and her family. Brianna suffered disfiguring, life-altering skin burns and permanent blindness after she was given Children's Motrin to treat a fever and cough in 2000. (Alicia E. Maya,...

2010-11-23 09:25:00

Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has issued yet another recall of children's medication, this time issuing a voluntary recall of Children's Benadryl allergy tablets and Junior Strength Motrin pain reliever/fever reducer caplets, according to various media reports Tuesday. The voluntary recalls were issued by J&J's McNeil Consumer Healthcare division on November 15 and include the cherry and grape flavors of Children's Benadryl FASTMELT tablets and 24-count Junior Strength Motrin caplets,...

2008-11-19 15:20:42

U.S. giant Johnson & Johnson said it pulled an online ad for Motrin pain reliever after consumers protested that the ad callously portrayed women's pain. The New Brunswick, N.J., healthcare colossus during the weekend began running the Internet ad, geared toward mothers who experience back pain from carrying their babies in slings, The Wall Street Journal reported. Viewers objected via blogs, the video-sharing site YouTube and the social-messaging tool Twitter, calling for a boycott of...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.