Practices


Beasley Allen lawyer Danielle Mason selected to help lead Invokana MDL

January 25, 2017 - Danielle Ward Mason, the firm’s leading Invokana attorney, has been appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for Invokana multidistrict litigation. Read More




Diabetes drug Invokana linked to ketoacidosis

September 30, 2016 - Invokana, which contains the drug ingredient canagliflozin, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in March 2012. Read More


Possible serious side effects of PPI heartburn drugs include increased risk of kidney disease

June 29, 2016 - The research looked at the treatment of nearly 200,000 patients for more than five years and found approximately 20 percent higher risk of kidney disease in PPI users. Read More


Lawsuits target drug makers over testosterone side effects

May 31, 2016 - Testosterone drugs heavily advertised by pharmaceutical companies for men who have “Low T,” or low testosterone, to fight symptoms that come naturally as a man ages, have been linked to... Read More


Invokana and its class of Type 2 diabetes drugs linked to serious health risk ketoacidosis

November 3, 2015 - A new class of Type 2 diabetes treatments, which includes the popular drug Invokana, has been linked to a serious condition of too much acid in the blood, known as ketoacidosis. Read More


Zofran birth defects lawsuits on the rise

November 3, 2015 - The lawsuits allege Zofran causes birth defects in babies born to women who used the drug while pregnant. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), maker of Zofran, originally developed the drug as an... Read More


$2.4 Billion Actos Bladder Cancer Settlement Explained

September 28, 2015 - Beasley Allen principal Frank Woodson discusses the recent $2.4 billion Actos settlement on Ringler Radio. Read More


Xarelto’s risks outweigh the benefits: Beasley Allen principal David Byrne explains

July 16, 2015 - Xarelto is in a new class of blood thinners designed to be an alternative to warfarin for the treatment of blood clots; however, unlike warfarin, there is no antidote to reverse the blood... Read More


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