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2013-09-06 23:21:39

d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new infographic about the type-2 diabetes drug Victoza. The law firm now works with experienced lawyers, who are filing cancer lawsuits. (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 Victoza (liraglutide) is a once-daily injection used to control blood sugar levels in type-2 diabetes patients. This medicine increases insulin while making the stomach feel full. The FDA approved this drug in January 2010 and it earned more than $2.3 billion in sales its first year...

2013-09-05 08:28:44

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Updated guidelines on the management of acute pancreatitis, a condition that causes acute inflammation of the pancreas, appear in the September issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology. The guidelines from the American College of Gastroenterology include updated information and recommendations on the diagnosis, initial assessment, nutrition, and management for patients with acute pancreatitis. The disease, one of the...

2013-08-27 23:03:28

Byetta lawsuits pending in the new multidistrict litigation allege the drug’s makers failed to warn of a possible connection between Byetta and pancreatic cancer. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Byetta lawsuits (http://www.byettalawsuit2013.com/), as well as all other federally-filed product liability claims involving the incretin mimetic class of diabetes drugs, have been transferred to the U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, for pretrial proceedings,...

2013-08-27 23:02:18

Januvia lawsuits pending in the newly-formed multidistrict litigation claim Merck & Co. failed to provide adequate warnings about the possible association between the use of Januvia and pancreatic cancer. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Januvia lawsuits continue to move forward, (http://www.thejanuvialawsuit.com/ ) following a decision by the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation to transfer all federally-filed product liability claims involving Januvia and...

2013-08-17 23:04:07

Resource4thePeople will update consumers about petition to consolidate federal lawsuits alleging links between Byetta and other diabetes drugs and pancreatitis or thyroid cancer. As litigation proceeds national network of attorneys continues to offer free consultations about legal rights to seek compensation in wake of FDA announcement about concerns over pancreatitis. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 17, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/byetta.html Resource4thePeople...

2013-08-11 23:02:01

A growing number of Januvia lawsuits allege Merck & Co. failed to provide adequate warnings to doctors and patients regarding an association between Januvia and pancreatic cancer and pancreatitis. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 Bernstein Liebhard LLP is investigating Januvia lawsuits (http://www.thejanuvialawsuit.com/) on behalf of Type 2 diabetics who took Januvia and were later diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis or thyroid cancer. According to court...

2013-08-10 23:00:38

Dozens of Byetta lawsuits now pending in federal court allege the drug’s makers failed to warn of a possible connection between Byetta and pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis and thyroid cancer. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 Bernstein Liebhard LLP is investigating Byetta lawsuits (http://www.byettalawsuit2013.com/) on behalf of patients who used the Type 2 diabetes medication and were later diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis or thyroid cancer. According to court...

2013-08-05 23:19:33

All-time record for 50/50 raffle sales in a single game is broken on August 3. Funds to benefit pancreatic cancer research. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 August 2nd and 3rd were two great nights in Detroit for Tigers fans and in the fight against pancreatic cancer. The Tigers hosted the Chicago White Sox and Pancreatic Cancer Action Network volunteers sold 50/50 raffle tickets. “The raffle raised a combined total of $36,790 and set the single-game record in Tiger’s...

2013-07-31 23:34:41

http://www.DrugNews.net is the web’s premier source for prescription drug warnings, research, side effects and legal news. Visit the DrugNews Center today. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The diabetes drug resource center at DrugNews.net is announcing updated information for patients taking the medication Byetta. A new study shows that a majority of reports to the FDA last year linking diabetes medications to pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer or thyroid cancer were attributed to...

2013-07-27 23:02:54

The Firm is currently investigating Januvia lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed pancreatic cancer, pancreatitis or thyroid cancer, allegedly due to this Type 2 diabetes medication. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 As Januvia lawsuit claims continue to mount in courts around the country, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) heard Oral Arguments on July 25th regarding the possible consolidation of all...


Latest pancreas disorders Reference Libraries

Cystic Fibrosis
2013-07-19 15:03:45

Cystic fibrosis, also called mucoviscidosis, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder of the viscous secretions in the body. In turn, it effects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines, as well as all other exocrine glands in the body. The most common genetic mutation that causes CF is a deletion of three nucleotides that results in a loss of phenylalanine, an amino acid at the 508th position on the protein. It should be noted, however, that there are over a thousand other mutations that...

Pancreas
2013-01-02 11:22:15

The pancreas is a digestive and an endocrine organ with both endocrine and exocrine functions. It is about six inches long located in the upper portion of the abdominal cavity. The head of the pancreas lies within the indentation of the duodenum and is connected to it by the pancreatic duct. The uncinate process extends from the head and the neck connects to the body of the pancreas, which lies directly behind the stomach. The tail of the pancreas extends to the left side of the body and is...

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