March 2012

Consumer Drug Report

FDA advisory panel suggests heart studies for obesity drugs

On Wednesday, a Food and Drug Administration advisory panel began a two day meeting to weigh whether the agency should tighten approval guidelines on

Pradaxa Internal Bleeding Lawsuit - Consumer Drug Report

Pradaxa lawsuits intensify as victims pursue justice

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 11:55am

The first Pradaxa lawsuit was filed against drug manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim last week on behalf of Bertha Bivens, who claims her mother died after suffering a gastrointestinal bleed that Pra

Sleeping Pills Lawsuit - Consumer Drug Report

New study reveals sleeping pill risks

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 11:52am

According to a new study published in the British Medical Journal, patients taking prescription sleeping pills on a regular basis face a greater chance of death over a two year period.

Yaz Birth Control Lawsuit - Consumer Drug Report

FDA advisory panel under scrutiny for voting against Yaz recall

  • Tue, 03/27/2012 - 11:50am

In December 2011, an advisory committee to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 15 to 11 that birth control pills Yaz and Yasmin offered more benefits than risks.

Yaz Birth Control Lawsuit - Consumer Drug Report

FDA advisory panel under scrutiny for voting against Yaz® recall

In December 2011, an advisory committee to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 15 to 11 that birth control pills

Consumer Drug Report

New study reveals sleeping pill risks

According to a new study published in the British Medical Journal,

Consumer Drug Report

Judge consolidates Wright Conserve hip replacements into MDL

Several consumers who had Wright Conserve hip replacement surgery have filed product liability lawsuits against Wright Medical Te

Consumer Drug Report

FDA approves first generic Lexapro

Yesterday, the Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic Lexapro (escitalopram tablets) to treat

Consumer Drug Report

FDA finally approves Surfaxin®

On March 6, 2012,

Pradaxa Internal Bleeding Lawsuit - Consumer Drug Report

Pradaxa lawsuits intensify as victims pursue justice

The first Pradaxa lawsuit was filed against drug manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim last week on

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