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Talc Powder Lawsuit: J&J, Imerys Ordered to Pay $80M in Punitive Damages

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A recent verdict finding manufacturer fault for cancer-causing asbestos in talc products has culminated with an order for Johnson & Johnson and its supplier, Imerys, to pay $80 million in…

Mirena Patients Allege Permanent Blurred Vision, Blindness

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A Mirena lawsuit filed by a woman alleging the intrauterine contraceptive device caused her to suffer pseudotumor cerebri - characterized by severe headaches, blurred vision and permanent 40 percent vision…
anuvia, Janumet and Onglyza Do Not Cut Death Risk, Researchers Say

Januvia, Janumet and Onglyza Do Not Cut Death Risk, Researchers Say

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Januvia, along with Janumet and Onglyza (two other type 2 diabetes drugs in its class) do not reduce the risk of death when compared to other types of medications to…
Invokana Amputation Risk, Surgery

Invokana Amputation Risk Continues Amid Slipping Quarterly Sales

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The risk of Invokana amputation remains a real threat to the increasing number of consumers globally who have been prescribed the type 2 diabetes drug. Manufacturer Janssen (a division of…

Report: U.S. Knee Implant Market to Thrive Despite Concerns of Failure, Hazard

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Knee Implant Lawsuit Knee Implant Lawsuit: A recent global market analysis concluded the demand for knee replacements in the U.S. expected to continue dramatic growth through 2021, despite ongoing litigation…
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Invokana Amputation Risk Remains High, Even as Study Indicates Lower Cardiac Risk

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The maker of Invokana, the Type 2 diabetes medication that promises to help with low blood sugar, has been the subject of intense scrutiny in recent years, in particular for…
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Actemra Injury Lawsuits Proof FDA-Approval Stamp Doesn’t Guarantee Safety

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FDA Approval Does Not Guarantee Safety In an ideal world, we'd all be safe to assume that medications that are vetted and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…
Zimmer Knee Implant Lawsuit

Bellwether Zimmer Knee Implant Lawsuit Loss Has Lessons for Attune Knee Injury Attorneys

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A recent bellwether knee implant injury lawsuit was decided in the manufacturer's favor after an appeals court affirmed an earlier ruling to dismiss for lack of evidence to support causation.…
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Mirena Injury Lawsuits of 2018 Focus Mostly on Pseudotumor Cerebri

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Mirena® & Pseudotumor Cerebri There seems to be a fair amount of misunderstanding surrounding the Mirena injury lawsuits of the last several years and which cases are currently moving forward.…

Conflicting Reports on Pancreatic Cancer Risk for Diabetes Drug Patients

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Diabetes Drugs Supporting research - and pending litigation - alleging Type 2 diabetes drugs Januvia / Janumet are a catalyst for causing pancreatic cancer continue to raise concern for the millions of…

Testosterone Drug Lawsuits Settled by Endo, Glaxo

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Testosterone Lawsuit Settlement More than 1,300 testosterone drug lawsuits were settled following an agreement with plaintiffs and manufacturers, Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc., GlaxoSmithKline LLC and its Auxilium unit, according to Bloomberg…

Actemra Injuries Underscore Opioids Aren’t the Only Drugs to Fear

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Actemra Injuries Actemra injuries continue to be reported, while federal regulators and policymakers focus on dangers of other medications. Just a few months ago, a White House panel declared the…