Category: Dangerous Drugs

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Caffeine Overdose Lawsuit

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Friday that it is banning the sale of pure and bulk caffeine products after 2 young men died from an accidental overdose.

Zinbryta

Zinbryta Lawsuit

A global withdrawal has been issued for Zinbryta (generic: daclizumab), a multiple sclerosis (MS) treatment linked to inflammatory brain disorders (encephalitis and meningoencephalitis), liver failure, and death.

Nuplazid

Nuplazid Lawsuit

Nuplazid, a Parkinson’s medication made by Acadia Pharmaceuticals, has been linked to serious side effects including hallucinations, severe falls, and even death.

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NutriZone Supplements Recall Lawsuit

A Houston, Texas-based pharmaceuticals manufacturer is recalling 4 different supplements over potential contamination with salmonella, a bacterium that causes severe foodborne illness.

AndroGel

Heart Attack Victim Awarded $3 Million in AndroGel Trial

A jury in Chicago on Monday ordered AbbVie Inc. to pay more than $3 million to a man who had a heart attack after taking the company’s testosterone replacement therapy drug AndroGel.

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Clariscan Lawsuit

Side effects of the MRI contrast agent Clariscan may include an increased risk for gadolinium storage condition and gadolinium deposition disease. Contact a lawyer to see if you have a Clariscan Lawsuit.

Supplements

Green Tea Lawsuit

A new review suggests that side effects of green tea fat burner supplements -- including those sold at Costco and other major retailers -- may include severe, potentially life-threatening liver injury.

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Dotarem Lawsuit

The MRI contrast agent Dotarem has been found to remain in the body for long periods of time -- possibly forever -- which leads to gadolinium storage condition and /or gadolinium deposition disease.

Avastin

Avastin Silicone Floaters Lawsuit

Patients who have been given eye injections with Avastin (generic: bevacizumab may have an increased risk of suffering complications from a defective delivery system.

Biaxin Lawsuit

Serious side effects of the antibiotic Biaxin (generic: clarithromycin) may include an increased risk for severe heart problems and death in patients with a pre-existing history of heart disease.