Practices


Diabetes drug Actos linked to bladder cancer

March 14, 2013 - Actos long-term users had 40 percent more bladder cancers than people who never took the drug, according to interim results of a 10-year American study. Bladder cancer kills about 15,000... Read More


Antibacterial drugs Zithromax, Zmax linked to potentially fatal heart rhythm abnormalities

March 12, 2013 - The FDA is warning that the antibacterial drug azithromycin, known by the brand names Zithromax or Zmax may cause abnormal changes in the electrical activity of the heart that could lead to... Read More


Beasley Allen secures $5.1 million verdict for woman who developed breast cancer after taking Prempro

September 7, 2012 - MONTGOMERY, ALA. (September 7, 2012) – A federal jury in Salt Lake City, Utah awarded $5.1 million to plaintiff Toshiko Okuda in a Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) case after hearing... Read More




SSRI Antidepressants and Birth Defects

June 17, 2011 - In July 2006, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified healthcare professionals and consumers of a possible link between antidepressant medications and serious birth defects. Read More


Zoloft and Birth Defects

June 17, 2011 - In July 2006, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified healthcare professionals and consumers of a possible link between antidepressant medications – including Zoloft... Read More




Does Prempro Cause Breast Cancer

November 7, 2007 - A Reno, Nevada jury fixed damages for three women who took Prempro and Premarin at $35 million in compensatory damages. The jury also assessed $99 million in punitive damages against the... Read More


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