Monthly Archives: April 2016

DePuy Pinnacle and ASR Hip Implant Failures

ASR hip implant

Patients who received the metal-on-metal ASR hip replacement and DePuy Pinnacle hip implants continue to experience product failure, decreased mobility, and metal toxicity poising. Johnson and Johnson has already paid 2.5 billion dollars to 7,500 hip implant victims. Juries are holding these multinational pharmaceutical companies responsible for placing profits over patient safety. click to read "DePuy Pinnacle and ASR Hip Implant Failures"

Xarelto – Not Such a Wonder Blood Thinner After All

xarelto

The makers of Xarelto created a drug that was supposed to stop blood clots. Despite the designed purpose, the drug is causing injuries and deaths because there is no way to stop uncontrollable bleeding which can occur while using the drug. It may be said the drug works too well and there is no antidote if bleeding occurs. It is alleged the company knew of this potential and failed to warn consumers. click to read "Xarelto – Not Such a Wonder Blood Thinner After All"

Thousands of Eliquis Lawsuits Pending

Eliquis lawyer

The makers of Eliquis are facing a growing number of lawsuits from those injured and killed by Eliquis. The blood thinner Eliquis may cause uncontrollable bleeding that cannot be stopped. Other blood thinners have an antidote for this scenario, while Eliquis does not. It is alleged that the makers of Eliquis knew of these dangers and failed to inform the public. click to read "Thousands of Eliquis Lawsuits Pending"

Drug Giant Bayer AG Facing Xarelto Lawsuits

Xarelto lawsuits

Those who have suffered gastrointestinal or cerebral hemorrhage, internal bleeding, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism, stroke, hypovolemic shock, and death are holding Bayer AG responsible for their losses. It is alleged that Bayer rushed their drug to the marked and ignored the devastating consequences that result when their blood thinner causes uncontrolled bleeding. click to read "Drug Giant Bayer AG Facing Xarelto Lawsuits"

Ovarian Cancer Linked to Talcum Powder

talcum powder lawyer

Internal memos from Johnson and Johnson show that the company knew of a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer, yet failed to warn or inform the public. This is another example of billion dollar pharmaceutical companies placing profits over community safety. A St. Louis jury recently awarded $72,000,000 to a woman’s family after she passed away from ovarian cancer caused by talcum powder. click to read "Ovarian Cancer Linked to Talcum Powder"