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2011

Blog Posts in 2011

The Side Effects of Actos Oct 21, 2011

Actos (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is a prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. Actos Side Effects ...

Kansas Death from Listeria Outbreak in Cantaloupe Oct 7, 2011

Federal health officials have raised the death toll to 18 in an outbreak of listeria in cantaloupe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday it has confirmed 100 illnesses in 20 states, including the 18 deaths. The agency said it ...

Actos Bladder Cancer Side Effects Sep 26, 2011

Actos® (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. If you or a loved ...

Death from Dangerous Premises Sep 14, 2011

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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 ...

Actos Lawsuit Information Aug 22, 2011

Actos® (generic pioglitazone hydrochloride) is prescription drug used for treatment of Type 2 diabetes. Recent studies have revealed that Actos patients may face an increased risk of bladder cancer from the extended use of Actos. If you or a loved ...

Do You Have A DePuy ASRTM Hip Replacement? Aug 13, 2011

If you are uncertain if you have either of the recalled DePuy Hip Systems, contact your orthopedic surgeon. Your primary care physician or the hospital where the surgery took place should be able to provide you with the name of your surgeon if you ...

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 ...

About Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (PPH) Jul 22, 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 ...

Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension Birth Defects Potentially Linked To Zoloft® Jul 21, 2011

In recent studies, researchers have discovered that the use of prescription drugs such as Antidepressants & Anti-Seizure medications taken during pregnancy may cause Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension and other birth defects. Fifty percent of the ...

Avandia Recall Jul 17, 2011

Avandia Recall: In Sept. 2010, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it will significantly restrict the use of the diabetes drug Avandia (rosiglitazone) to patients with Type 2 diabetes who cannot control their diabetes on other ...

Happy Fourth of July from The Peterson Law Firm Jul 4, 2011

Happy Fourth of July! We hope everyone has a safe and happy Independence Day! Sincerely, The Peterson Law Firm

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 ...

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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