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Xarelto Lawsuits continue to be on the rise for the United States. Xarelto is an anticoagulant medication used to reduce the risk of blood clots and strokes. The drug has been linked to an increased risk of uncontrollable bleeding,...
Recently Bloomberg published an article on Doctors Neglecting Weapon Against Fighting Opioid Deaths. The U.S. is in the midst of an opioid crisis. Deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses have quadrupled since 1999. To combat the epidemic, 49 states  and...
STAT (2/23, Silverman) reports that a new analysis published in Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety concludes that drug-makers “generally fail to include key data that the FDA might use to assess future warnings” in their reports to the agency’s Adverse...
Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is facing a mounting wave of lawsuits by women who allege that the company knew about possible serious side effects of its blockbuster anti-cholesterol drug Lipitor but never properly warned the public. In the past five months,...
Blood level monitoring and dose adjustment for dabigatran (Pradaxa) could reduce major bleeding risk by as much as 20% compared with unadjusted use, according to company analyses allegedly hidden from physicians and regulators. An investigation by The BMJ released online...
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said it would contest $6 billion in punitive damages imposed by a jury in the United States in a case that accused Japan's largest drug maker of concealing cancer risks associated with its Actos diabetes...

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