Premature Infant Formula killed Baby, claims Illinois Lawsuit
A woman whose premature baby died after being fed a cow’s-milk-based formula is suing the companies that made and marketed it. The plaintiff has filed a petition in Illinois’ Madison County court for a
FDA Mistakes have ruined thousands of lives
FDA mistakes have ruined thousands of lives through the years. Those mistakes include the agency’s approval of many dangerous prescription drugs that were later pulled from the market. Unfortunately, the FDA’s decision-making process has
FDA’s Zantac Fail is not the agency’s first
The Zantac drug recall by the FDA is not the first time the agency has recalled a drug it had formerly approved for human use. In fact, the agency’s safety record is living proof
Zantac Litigation Update: Nov. 29, 2021
The popular antacid drug Zantac (ranitidine) is the ongoing subject of hundreds of lawsuits filed against its makers. First marketed in 1981, Zantac was to become the best-selling drug in history. That all changed
Zantac Lawsuit Update (August 2021)
A Zantac lawsuit is a legal claim filed by those who developed cancer after taking Zantac and ranitidine contaminated with NDMA. Those filing Zantac lawsuits seek financial compensation from the drugs' makers for stomach,
$3.3 Million Jury Award in Wisconsin IVC Filter Case
A jury last week awarded a woman $3.3 million in a case that stemmed from her injury caused by an IVC blood clot filter.  The jury unanimously made the award in a Wisconsin courtroom. A
Zantac Maker accused of destroying Recall Emails
Zantac maker Sanofi has been accused of destroying emails linked to its 2019 Zantac recall. Lawyers representing thousands of former Zantac users in cancer lawsuits made the accusation in a court filing last month.
FDA recalls 19 Medical Devices so far in 2021
The US Food & Drug Administration has recalled at least 19 medical devices so far in 2021.  What follows is a sampling of seven medical devices the FDA has recalled as of May 21.
Judge strikes down some labeling Claims In Zantac MDL
A Florida federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation involving carcinogens in heartburn medication Zantac cut some claims from the litigation in January. The judge ruled design defect claims are barred by federal law. U.S. District
Penumbra recalls Catheters for increased Risk of Death and Injury
FDA sends Urgent Letter to Health Care Providers The U.S. FDA alerted healthcare providers in December 2020 that Penumbra issued an urgent recall of all configurations of the Penumbra JET 7 Reperfusion Catheter with
Stryker Blood Clot Device recalled after death and injuries
(Jan. 7, 2021) Stryker Neurovascular has recalled a stroke device that could cause serious injuries or death. Stryker reported that it has received reports of one death and 11 injuries related to the device.
Crimes of Covid Vaccine Maker Pfizer Documented
Pfizer, a drug company which appears to have won the lottery to produce the first Covid-19 vaccine, is currently battling hundreds of lawsuits over Zantac, a popular heartburn medication. Zantac lawsuits claim the popular
Zantac Cancer Cases Grow a Year after Recall
More than a year after a diligent pharmacy (Valisure) warned the world about a cancer risk linked to Zantac (ranitidine), former users of the drug continue to be diagnosed with cancer long after they
OxyContin Maker fined $8 billion
New York – The maker of the highly addictive drug OxyContin has agreed to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges for its substantial role in creating the nation's ongoing opioid crisis.  Purdue Pharma will
Zantac Makers Being Investigated by Department of Justice
Zantac makers are being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice. New commission filings reveal that the DOJ is investigating Sanofi-Aventis US LLC and GlaxoSmithKline LLC over allegations that Zantac, a heartburn drug, causes