Abilify users are filing lawsuits alleging that the drug caused them to develop compulsive gambling habits and that the drug's maker is legally responsible. The suits claim that Bristol-Myers Squibb failed to adequately test the drug and failed to warn patients and doctors about this side effect.
Defective Drugs and Supplements
When pharmaceutical companies release dangerous and defective drugs into the marketplace, patients who are injured as a result may be able to take legal action. Typically, these lawsuits allege that a pharmaceutical company made a drug that was somehow defective – either in design, manufacturing or marketing. A drug suffers from a marketing defect if the company failed to properly warn patients or doctors about a certain side effect.
It’s important to note that most lawsuits involving pharmaceutical drugs aren’t class action lawsuits, but rather individual lawsuits filed by one person with the help of his or her attorney. (You can find out why drug lawsuits aren’t suited for class action litigation by reading this article.)
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Lawsuits are being filed on behalf of patients who took fluoroquinolone antibiotic drugs, such as Levaquin or Avelox, and developed a specific type of nerve damage known as peripheral neuropathy.
If you used Bravelle between March 2014 and October 2015, you may be able to file a lawsuit against the maker of the fertility drug for the money you spent on in-vitro fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI) treatments.
Attorneys working with ClassAction.org would like to speak with anyone who purchased Kirkland Signature's Wild Alaskan Fish Oil from Costco. They have reason to believe the supplement contains a substantially lower amount of omega fatty acids than its label advertises.
Attorneys working with ClassAction.org have reason to believe garcinia cambogia supplements don't live up to their advertised claims regarding fat burning, appetite control and weight loss.
Attorneys have reason to believe that many glucosamine supplements don't contain any glucosamine sulfate at all. They want to determine whether class action lawsuits can be filed – but first need to speak with people who bought the products.
Attorneys across the country are investigating whether lawsuits can be filed against Janssen Pharmaceuticals over its Type 2 diabetes drug Invokana and its link to ketoacidosis.
Attorneys working with ClassAction.org are looking into a possible class action on behalf of consumers who purchased any of the following milk thistle products from Costco. They suspect these products may not be as effective at supporting liver health as their labeling claims.
Risperdal was the first drug approved by the FDA to treat adolescents with schizophrenia. The drug is also used in combination with other drugs to treat depression.
Attorneys have reason to believe products were sold with a far lower amount of hypericin – the active ingredient in St. John's Wort – than the products' labels claimed. These St. John's Wort supplements advertised that they contained .9 mg of hypericin. Independent lab tests, however, show less.
Women across the country have filed lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson alleging that the company's talcum powders can cause ovarian cancer when used near the genitals.
Across the country, women who received Taxotere during chemotherapy are filing lawsuits saying that they permanently lost their hair because of the drug. They're seeking compensation from the manufacturer for mental suffering, therapy bills and their inability to return to work.
Attorneys across the country are considering filing lawsuits on behalf of men who used AndroGel and other testosterone therapies in light of new information linking the products to heart attack, stroke and death in users.
Lawsuits have been filed alleging that the popular blood thinner Xarelto can cause serious and irreversible internal bleeding.
If you were prescribed Zofran for morning sickness and your child was born with a birth defect, you may be eligible to receive compensation through a lawsuit.