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Prescription Drugs & Birth Defects Feb 10, 2016

Antidepressants & Anti-Seizure medications such as Topamax, Depakote, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro, and others, have been associated with a higher risk of Birth Defects if taken during pregnancy. These drugs have been linked to birth defects such ...

Yaz® & Yasmin® Serious Side Effects Feb 10, 2016

Yaz®, and Yasmin®, have been linked to serious side effects including: Blood Clots, Pulmonary Embolism, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Stroke, Heart Attack, Liver Tumors, Breast Cancer or Death If you have suffered any of these or other injuries as a result ...

Hundreds Hurt by Flu Vaccines Apr 20, 2015

Flu vaccines are recommended every year during the height of flu season. Unfortunately, recent reports reveal that a flu shot can cause serious nerve damage in the arms of patients who receive flu shots. A number of patients have experienced ...

Philadelphia Jury Awards Man Who Grew Breasts $2.5M Feb 25, 2015

A Philadelphia jury is the first jury to find Johnson & Johnson civilly liable for the injuries caused by an anti-psychotic drug called Risperdal®. The jury returned a verdict awarding an autistic man who was prescribed Risperdal for five years $2.5M ...

Drug Injuries & Side Effects Jan 22, 2015

While advancements in medical research and technology have produced beneficial drugs that increase longevity, many prescription medications also carry dangerous side effects. Millions of Americans are hospitalized each year after experiencing severe ...

Xarelto Blood Thinner Lawsuits Consolidated Dec 29, 2014

In 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), approved prescription blood thinning medication Xarelto. Shortly thereafter, Xarelto displaced Pradaxa, a competing blood thinner manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim, as the most frequently prescribed ...

Types of Pharmaceutical Liability Claims Dec 11, 2014

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the federal agency responsible for ensuring that the drugs and medicines on the market are safe. Unfortunately, time and time again, dangerous drugs are prescribed to an unsuspecting public that then becomes ...

Diabetes Drug Byetta Lawsuits Sep 12, 2014

The litigation over AstraZeneca’s Type 2 diabetes medication Byetta is still ongoing. The biopharmaceutical drug giant reported that there are 400 Byetta lawsuits pending in state and federal courts across the United States. Patients who have been ...

New Research Highlights Benicar Complications Jul 31, 2014

There are few things more concerning than being prescribed medication that is supposed to help you and learning that you may be at risk for devastating side effects. That is the situation that thousands of Benicar users find themselves in. Benicar , ...

FDA Safety Report Confirms That Certain Birth Control Methods Cause Significant Increase in Risk of Blood Clot, Stroke & Death Jun 8, 2012

The FDA has recently released a safety report stating that combined hormonal contraception cause a significant increase chance of blood clot, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis, stroke, heart attack and even death. If you or someone you know ...

Yasmin Lawsuit Information May 28, 2012

Breaking News from FDA about Yaz & Yasmin! On December 8, 2011, the FDA convened to review the conflicting data of numerous studies evaluating the risk of venous thromboembolic events (VTEs) associated with Yasmin, Yaz, and other combined oral ...

Breaking News from FDA about Yaz & Yasmin May 28, 2012

On December 8, 2011, the FDA convened to review the conflicting data of numerous studies evaluating the risk of venous thromboembolic events (VTEs) associated with Yasmin, Yaz, and other combined oral contraceptives (COCs) that contain drospirenone ...

About Cleft Palate Birth Defects - What Can Cause? Mar 1, 2012

An orofacial cleft occurs when parts of the lip or palate do not completely fuse together during the first 3 months of pregnancy. A cleft lip may appear as a small notch in the edge of the lip only or extend into the nose. It may also extend into the ...

FDA says Yaz Appears to Increase Blood Clot Risk Jan 22, 2012

FDA says Yaz Appears to Increase Blood Clot Risk A new study released by the Food and Drug Administration reviewed the medical history of more than 800,000 U.S. women taking different forms of birth control between 2001 and 2007. Woman taking Yaz had ...

Prescription Drugs That May Cause Birth Defects Sep 1, 2011

Topamax® Depakote® Zoloft® Paxil® Celexa® Lexapro® Other Selective Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors Contact Peterson & Associates, P.C. for a FREE Birth Defect Legal Consultation. Antidepressants & Birth Defects A study done at the University of ...

Prescription Drugs That May Be Linked To Causing Birth Defects Aug 11, 2011

Antidepressants & Anti-Seizure medications such as Topamax, Depakote, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro, and others, have been associated with a higher risk of Birth Defects if taken during pregnancy. These drugs have been linked to birth defects such ...

Depakote Birth Defects Aug 2, 2011

Depakote, manufactured by Abbot Laboratories, was put on the market in 1983. The drug is an anti-epileptic used to treat seizures, bipolar disorder, and migraines. The drug is listed as a Pregnancy Category D drug and has a 4-fold increase in serious ...

PPHN Birth Defect Lawsuits-Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension May 30, 2011

In the womb, the pathway of your baby's blood circulation is different than it is after birth. In the uterus, a baby's circulation bypasses the lungs. The lungs are not needed to exchange oxygen because the placenta (the organ that nourishes and ...

Anti-Seizure Drugs & Birth Defects-Topamax & Depakote May 20, 2011

Recently, the FDA issued a warning about the epilepsy and migraine drug, Topamax, that if taken during pregnancy could increase risk of birth defects. Depakote, a popular anti-epileptic used to treat seizures, also increases the risk of devastating ...

Celexa & Birth Defect Lawsuits Celexa Lawyer May 10, 2011

In recent studies, researchers have discovered that the use of Anti-depressants medications such as Celexa taken during pregnancy may potentially increase the risk of severe birth defects such as cardiac defects, persistent pulmonary hypertension in ...

Depakote & Birth Defect Lawsuit | Depakote Lawyer Apr 26, 2011

Depakote, manufactured by Abbot Laboratories, was put on the market in 1983. The drug is an anti-epileptic used to treat seizures, bipolar disorder, and migraines. The drug is listed as a Pregnancy Category D drug and has a 4-fod increase in serious ...

Darvocet Side Effects Information Mar 16, 2011

Darvocet, which combines propoxyphene with common pain killer acetaminophen, can be dangerous due to new data that suggests that the drug can lead to possible heart rhythms causing death. According to the FDA, 10 million people took a form of the ...

Darvocet Death Lawsuits Feb 14, 2011

Darvocet has been removed from the U.S. Market because of its association with serious heart episodes including heart attack, heart rhythm problems and death. Darvocet has been a cause for concern for years, but it was only removed from the market in ...

The Facts About Darvocet® Feb 7, 2011

Status : Removed from market Approved Uses : Pain reliever, Fever reducer Serious Side Effects : Cardiac disorders, Arrhythmia, Bradycardia, Cardiac/respiratory arrest, Congestive arrest, Congestive heart failure (CHF), Tachycardia, Myocardial ...

When Was Darvocet® Recalled? Feb 3, 2011

Darvocet was recalled in November 2010 when the FDA announced that the painkillers may increase the risk of heart problems, suicide and overdose. Darvocet, Darvon and generic equivalents are propoxyphene-based painkillers. The Darvocet lawyers at ...

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