Category: Drug Side Effects

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Class Action Lawsuits

In January 2016, The Supreme Court ruled that companies that are the subject of a class action lawsuit cannot settle with an individual plaintiff before a class action is established. According to a recent New York Times article, the 6-3...

/ February 21, 2016

AUA Warns Testosterone Drugs May Be Dangerous

The American Urological Association has published a statement on testosterone therapy after an FDA safety communication warning of potential cardiovascular risks.   The American Urological Association is an organization of medical doctors who research and treat diseases of the male...

/ October 14, 2015

Drug Companies Seek Dismissal of Testosterone Injury Lawsuits

AndroGel Lawsuits: Did You Take Testosterone Drugs for Low-T? Low-T is a manufactured condition. A man’s testosterone levels naturally decrease as he gets older causing symptoms such as fatigue, decreased sex drive, weight gain, and depression. The drug companies recognized...

/ August 29, 2015

AndroGel Lawsuits: Did You Take Testosterone Drugs for Low-T?

Low-T is a manufactured condition. A man’s testosterone levels naturally decrease as he gets older causing symptoms such as fatigue, decreased sex drive, weight gain, and depression. The drug companies recognized a market and began an advertising campaign that attributed...

/ July 28, 2015

Did I Really Need a Testosterone Supplement?

If you watch TV, you’ve probably seen an advertisement for AndroGel, Axiron or another testosterone product. The commercials feature men who are feeling fatigued, have gained weight, or lost their sex drive. They attribute these symptoms to a condition called...

/ July 17, 2014

Philadelphia Law Firm Investigates Claims That Abilify Causes Compulsive Gambling

Abilify or Aripiprazole was developed by Japan’s Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2002 for the treatment of depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and irritability associated with autism.  In the U.S., the drug is...

/ May 27, 2014

Zocor Problems: Serious Side Effects, Rhabdo + Lawsuits

Zocor is a prescription statin drug used by people who need to lower their cholesterol. Zocor works by inhibiting cholesterol production in the liver. Zocor is the brand name for the drug manufactured by Merck & Co. of Whitehouse Station,...

/ May 20, 2010