Bayer Healthcare settles aspirin marketing lawsuit for $15 million

  • Thu, 07/12/2012 - 12:32pm

A Bayer AG unit will pay $15 million to resolve a U.S. lawsuit regarding illegally marketed aspirin that contained supplements.

Accutane claims lead to compensation

  • Thu, 07/05/2012 - 10:30am

Jurors only deliberated six hours before forcing Roche Holding to pay a total of $18 million to two Accutane users who suffered inflammatory bowel disease as a result of taking the acne medication.

Canadian study shows Actos doubles bladder cancer risk

  • Fri, 06/08/2012 - 11:43am

Actos (pioglitazone) may double the risk for bladder cancer when taken for two years or more suggests a new Canadian study published in th

Study shows Fosamax causes femur fractures

Take Fosamax and other bisphosphonates for 5+ years and break your thigh bone

  • Thu, 05/24/2012 - 11:58am

Bisphosphonate drugs like Fosamax, Reclast, Actonel, and Boniva have been around since the 1990s, but researchers recently questioned how long they should be used.