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by Vaughn Aubuchon

Prescription Drug Injuries Result In More Legal Action

Have you noticed the increasing number of personal injury lawsuits arising from the side effects of prescription drugs? The situation seems to be getting worse.
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More and more medical patients are suffering personal injuries from defective drugs. A notable drug action of late is the Vioxx recall. The FDA does not seem to be doing its job.
If you have been injured by one of the prescription drugs listed below, you may want to contact a personal injury lawyer, to find out if you have an actionable claim.
At the bottom is a summary list of banned prescription drugs, along with other medicines with proven serious adverse side effects.

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Some recent BAD DRUG lawsuits -

Drug Name (Mfg.)

Injury

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Drug Type

Abilify (BM-Squib)

Compulsive behavior

Antipsychotic

Benicar (Daiichi Sankyo)

GI Tract injuries

High BP

Diacetyl (various)

"Popcorn lung"

Flavoring

Invokana (Janssen)

Amputation, ketoacidosis

Diabetes

Nexium (AZ)
Prevacid (Takeda)
Prilosec (P&G)

Kidney disease

Acid reflux
Heartburn

Roundup (Monsanto)

Cancer - non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

Weed killer
(biocide)

Talcum Powder (J&J)

Ovarian cancer

Fem. hygiene

Taxotere (Sanofi)

Permanent hair loss

Anti-cancer

Xarelto (Janssen)

Bleeding, including death

Blood thinner

Lawsuits for these drugs are addressed by
TruLaw, at 888-878-5295

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List of Attorneys, Specializing in
PRESCRIPTION DRUG INJURIES
In Your Area

Law Firm

Phone

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Drug -
Injury

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Arizona

Robert Goldwater
15849 N. 72st Street,
Suite 100
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

602-900-9452

800-352-5050

Actos - Bladder cancer (diabetes drug)

Ambien, Lunesta, Restoril - Serious injury caused by sleep walking, sleep driving

Asbestos - Mesothelioma (cancer)
Fentanyl - Overdose, Death
Heparin - Bruises, Death
Reglan - Tardive Dyskinesia
Seroquel - Diabetes, pancreatitis

Paxil - Birth Defects, Gallbladder disease

Pradaxa - Excessive bleeding

Tylenol - Liver failure, death

Yaz, Yasmin, Ocella - DVT, blood clots, stroke, death

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California

Jacoby and Meyers
Van Nuys, CA
(Offices in ALL 50 states)

800-381-5448

Testosterone - Heart attack, stroke

Relion Group
(No location given)
(LG Technologies of CA)
(Gillaspey and Gillaspey -
San Diego, CA - no website)

888-917-8151

Accutane - Crohn's disease, IBD
Actos - Bladder cancer
Anti-depressants - Birth defects
Avandia - Heart attack, stroke
Depakote - Birth defects
DePuy Hip - Failed replacement
Fosamax - Thigh fracture
Pelvic Mesh - Organ prolapse
Tylenol - Liver failure, death

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Florida

Levin Law
316 South Baylen Street
Suite 600
Pensacola, FL 32502

888-435-7001

Accutane - IBD, Crohns, Colitis

Fosamax - Osteonecrosis, femur fractures

Pradaxa - Excessive bleeding

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New York

Weitz and Luxenberg
700 Broadway
New York, New York 10003

888-353-7311

Actos - Bladder cancer

Fosamax - Femur fracture

Yaz, Yasmine, Ocella - Heart attack, stroke, blood clots, gallbladder disease

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North Carolina

Greg Jones Law
3015 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28405

855-566-3752

Accutane - Crohn's,
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ulcerative Colitis
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome

Avandia - Heart attack, Stroke, PPH

Multaq - Heart attack, stroke, death

Topamax - Birth defects

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Texas

Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough
2603 Oak Lawn, Suite 300
Dallas, TX 75219

866-589-0257

Actos - Bladder cancer, Death

866-589-0257

Avandia - Heart attack, Stroke, Birth defect

Lee Murphy Law
2402 Dunlavy St.
Suite 200
Houston, TX 77006

800-720-5913

Vaginal Mesh
Hip IMplants
IVC Filters

Laminack, Pirtle and Martines
5020 Montrose Blvd.,
9th Floor
Houston, TX 77006

800-805-2778

Digitek - Dosage errors
Fen-Phen - PP Hypertension
Gadolinium - Renal failure, NSF
Propulsid - Heart attack, arrhythmia
Rezulin - Liver failure
Seldane - Arrhythmia
Seroquel - Pancreatitis
Vioxx - Heart attack
Zyprexa - Diabetes, hyperglycemia

Pulaski and Middleman
6800 West Loop South,
Suite 200
Bellaire, TX 77401
(Houston)

800-223-3784
800-BAD-DRUG


Lipitor - Causes diabetes

Pradaxa - Internal bleeding

Seroquel - Diabetes

Yaz, Yasmin - Blood Clots

Actos - Bladder Cancer

Thomas J. Henry
12 Greenway Plaza
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77046

866-411-5628
888-997-2615 (TV)

Risperdal - Gynecomastia

The attorneys listed above may not have an office in your area. However, most will refer you to an attorney who does practice in your area, which will enable you to find help for your particular injury.

The SSRI Anti-depressants are - Celexa, Effexor. Lexapro, Paxil, Pristiq, Prozac and Zoloft (Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitors)

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Banned Drugs Chart

Brand Name
(generic name)

Date
Ban-
ned

Side Effects

Manu-
facturer

Pre-
scribed
For

Avandia
(rosiglitazone maleate)

3-2000

heart failure, hepatitis,
liver failure, death

GSK

diabetes

Baycol
(cerivastatin)

8-2001

fatal rhabdo-
myolysis

Bayer AG

cholesterol

Bextra
(valdecoxib)

4-07
2005

heart attack, stroke,
skin diseases

Pfizer

arthritis

Celebrex
(celecoxib)

stronger
warnings

heart attack, stroke
IT'S BACK!
NEW ADS ON TV.
UNBELIEV
-ABLE!

Pharmacia

arthritis

Chantix
(varenicline)

stronger
warnings

suicidal thoughts, suicide

Pfizer

smoking

Dexatrim
(phenyl-propanol-amine) (PPA)

11-2000

fatal strokes

Bayer

cold, cough

Ephedra
(ma huang)

4-2004

high blood pressure, heart rate irregularities, insomnia, nervousness, tremors, seizures, heart attacks, strokes, brain hemorrhages, and death

Brayton Purcell

weight loss

Fen Phen
(dex-fenflur-amine)
(phentermine)

9-15
1997

heart valve damage, primary pulmonary hypertension

American Home Products
(now Wyeth)

weight loss

Hismanal
astemizole

6-21
1999

death, heart attack, anaphylaxis

Janssen

anti-
histamine

Lotronex
(alosetron)

11-2000

ischemic colitis, abdominal pain,
severe constipation

GSK

irritable bowel

Paxil
(paroxetine)

stronger
warnings

suicide

GSK

depression

Pondimin
(fen-
fluramine)

9-15
1997

heart valve damage, primary pulmonary hypertension

American Home Products
(now Wyeth)

weight loss

Propulsid
(cisapride)

3-2000

torsades de pointes, SIDS

Janssen

heartburn

Redux
(dex-fenflur-amine)

9-15
1997

heart valve damage, primary pulmonary hypertension

American Home Products
(now Wyeth)

weight loss

Rezulin
(troglitazone)

3-2000

severe liver toxicity

Warner-Lambert

diabetes 2

Vioxx
(rofecoxib)

9-2004

heart attack, stroke

Merck

arthritis

Zelnorm
tegaserod

3-30
2007

heart attack, stroke

Novartis

IBS

Zyprexa
(olanzapine)

stronger
warnings

diabetes, hyperglycemia, ketoacidosis

Eli Lilly

mania, bipolar disorder

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Vaughn's Other
PRESCRIPTION DRUG Pages

* Painkiller Comparison

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Prescript. Blood Thinners

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Prescript. Drug Classes

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Prescript. Drug Lawsuits

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Prescript. Drug Risks

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Prescript. Drug Sales

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Prescript. Drug Side Effects

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Prescript. Drug TV Ads

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Prescript. Drug Warnings

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Prescript. Heart Drugs

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Rejected Prescript. Drugs

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Unapproved Prescript. Drugs

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Seek a drug class action attorney
if you have suffered personal injury from any of the drugs listed above.

Victims and Relatives
Does the medical attorney you have chosen have a proven track record?
Make sure you are getting an experienced legal representative who is going to fight for your best interests. If you have been injured by Vioxx, find an attorney who is experienced in Vioxx litigation.

For medical claims resulting from defective drugs,
Top personal injury lawyers are located in large cities in the following states -
California - Colorado - Florida - Georgia - Illinois - Massachusetts - New York - Ohio - Pennsylvania - Texas

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Disclaimer
The author is not a doctor.
NO MEDICAL ADVICE IS OFFERED OR IMPLIED.
Statements on this page may NOT be correct.

These are just my personal thoughts.
The sole purpose of this page is to encourage further research on your part.

I hope that you have found this prescription drug lawsuit page helpful.
Thank you very much for your time.

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