Posts Categorized: Defective Drugs

Plavix Lawsuit Ruling and What it Means for Product Liability Cases

Plavix Lawsuits Ohio Product Liability

A Supreme Court ruling issued this summer will make it harder for lawyers to select where to file nationwide lawsuits against manufacturers by limiting the jurisdiction of state courts. In Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. v. Superior Court of California, decided June 19, 2017, the court ruled that lawsuits involving out-of-state plaintiffs against out-of-state defendants could not… Read more »

Take Control of Your Healthcare: 21 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Questions to Ask Your Doctor Medical Malpractice Personal Injury Defective Drugs Ohio Attorney

Whether your doctor is in Dayton or anywhere in the Tri-State area, you go to them for their professional medical advice. You go because they studied medicine for years and have experience with cases similar to yours. That does not change the fact that to live your healthiest life, you must take an active role… Read more »

Arthritis Drug Linked to Heart Failure Doesn’t Warn Patients of Risk

Actemra Arthritis Drug Lawsuits Ohio

In early 2010, the FDA approved the new prescription drug Actemra (tocilizumab) for treatment of severe cases of rheumatoid arthritis. Since then, it has expanded its approval to treatment of moderate RA, giant cell arteritis (GCA), polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (PJIA), and systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA). At the time Actemra was initially approved by… Read more »

How Much is My Indiana Personal Injury Claim Worth?

Indiana Personal Injury Claim Lawsuit Worth

Unexpected and preventable accidents injure thousands of people throughout the state of Indiana each year. These incidents can take a variety of forms, including car accidents, truck accidents, slip and falls, farm accidents, medical malpractice, accidents involving defective products, dangerous drugs, and others. Regardless of the way in which an injury-causing accident occurs, when victims… Read more »

Do You Have Low T?

There’s been a lot of hype in the news lately about “low T.” Do you have it? How can you know? It turns out that the answer isn’t as simple as measuring your testosterone levels. Hypogonadism Abnormally low testosterone levels in men are typically caused by a condition called “hypogonadism.” Patients with hypogonadism can’t produce… Read more »

5 Most Dangerous Prescription Drugs

You’ve probably seen ads for dangerous drugs on TV and updates about them in the news. These days, it seems like they’re everywhere. How can you know what to avoid? Which drugs are really dangerous? It can be tough to sift through all the conflicting information. Obviously certain drugs are dangerous if you take too… Read more »

Xarelto – Uses of Blood Thinner, Side Effects and Lawsuits

Xarelto Lawsuit Attorneys Xarelto (rivaroxoaban) is an anticoagulant: a product used to reduce the risk of stroke, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE) and other blood clot injuries. The product was introduced in 2011 and has been prescribed to individuals after undergoing knee and hip replacement surgeries, individuals with atrial fibrillation and to prevent… Read more »

Yaz Lawsuits, Settlements and Consumer Information

Brief history of Drospirenone The FDA approved Yasmin, then produced by Berlex, in May, 2001. Bayer Healthcare acquired Berlex in 2006, and shortly thereafter introduced its own update to Yasmin:  Yaz. The FDA approved this slightly reformulated version of Yasmin in March, 2006. Following several prominent national marketing campaigns which the FDA rejected in 2008… Read more »