Chemotherapy drug Taxotere lawsuits skyrocketing over permanent hair loss

April 27, 2017 - Many cancer patients who took the chemotherapy drug Taxotere are now experiencing permanent hair loss. Read More

Dexilant use linked to serious, repeated episodes of vertigo

April 20, 2017 - Dexilant and Dexilant Solutab are prescription drugs in a class of drugs known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Read More

Lawsuits mount against Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon over hernia mesh

April 13, 2017 - Physiomesh is used to repair hernias, or areas of weak muscle, in the abdomen. The mesh is attached to the abdominal wall to reinforce the wall and prevent the hernia from re-opening. Read More

Cancer drug Taxotere linked to permanent hair loss

April 6, 2017 - Beasley Allen lawyer Beau Darley joins Beasley Allen Report host and Beasley Allen lawyer Gibson Vance to discuss how an expected, temporary side effect of chemotherapy could prove... Read More

Zimmer Biomet shoulder replacement system recalled due to excessive fracturing

April 6, 2017 - Zimmer issued the Class 1 Recall only after patients suffered from fractures in the humeral tray component. Read More

Retrievable IVC filters may migrate, fracture; number of lawsuits climbs

March 29, 2017 - Potential complications from retrievable IVC filters include device fracture, migration, and perforation of the inferior vena cava, which can lead to embolism, organ damage, and death. Read More

Leading Lady Danielle Mason works to advance women’s health through legal advocacy

March 28, 2017 - Beasley Allen lawyer Danielle Mason sees her legal practice as a way to protect those who do not have the ability or resources to protect themselves – to help average citizens fight... Read More

Johnson & Johnson, Janssen Pharmaceuticals legal battles over Risperdal continue

March 15, 2017 - Plaintiffs contend Janssen concealed the risk of Risperdal’s most devastating side effect, gynecomastia, or the abnormal growth of breast tissue in young boys. Read More

Bristol-Myers Squibb top-selling antipsychotic Abilify linked to users’ compulsive gambling

March 8, 2017 - When the FDA reviewed Abilify’s adverse events reports, 184 of them linked the drug with the impulse-control problems that developed in adults and children taking Abilify. The most... Read More

Lawsuits increase as research linking Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) heartburn drugs and kidney damage mounts

March 1, 2017 - A 1992 study first linked PPI use to Acute Interstitial Nephritis (AIN), inflammation in the spaces between the kidney tubules. Later studies linked PPI use with an increased risk of Acute... Read More

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