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FDA issues health advisory regarding stolen insulin vials

June 14, 2009 - A batch of insulin stolen from North Carolina has turned up at a medical center in Houston and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that patients and health care... Read More


Beasley Allen at top of Chambers USA list

June 12, 2009 - Beasley Allen firm, attorneys top Chambers USA list of best lawyers in America Continue reading... Read More


Remicade receives black box warning from FDA

May 20, 2009 - The makers of Remicade, a biologic treatment for various inflammatory disorders involving the immune system, have updated information on the medication to include a Boxed... Read More


FDA: Immediately Stop Taking Hydroxycut

May 1, 2009 - FDA warned consumers to immediately stop using Hydroxycut products by Iovate Health Sciences, Inc. Hydroxycut products are associated with a number of serious liver injuries. Hydroxycut... Read More


Cough and Cold medicines recalled in Alabama

April 15, 2009 - The FDA announced that ION Labs has issued a voluntary recall of all Influend Cough and Cold products in Alabama, sold on or after May 30, 2008. The recalled products did not meet proper... Read More


Candidates reaffirm position on drug reimportation

October 29, 2008 - Both Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barak Obama and Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain say they support drug reimportation - or the importing of... Read More


Heparin, Chantix top list of drugs that caused death, reactions

October 24, 2008 - The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), a watchdog group that researched data dating back to 2004 and yearly totals from the early 1990s, found more than 4,800 deaths and... Read More


ETHEX recalls lots of Dextroamphetamine Sulfate

October 16, 2008 - ETHEX Corporation announced Oct. 16 that it is voluntarily recalling lots of Dextroamphetamine Sulfate 5 mg tables due to oversized pills that may contain as much as twice the labeled... Read More


Lawsuits help guarantee drug safety, doctors say

August 18, 2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Top doctors at the helm of one of the nation's most influential medical journals are giving the Supreme Court some unsolicited legal advice about a major case. The Food... Read More


Doctors say litigation helps insure drug safety

August 18, 2008 - Attorneys who take on the pharmaceutical industry as a voice for consumers injured by medications found an unlikely ally this week, in doctors. Noting that the U.S. Food & Drug... Read More


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