Abilify Lawsuit

Thousands of patients have experienced uncontrollable gambling, sexual behavior, eating and shopping habits while prescribed to Abilify. This type of compulsive behavior often causes great emotional distress as well as alienation from family and friends. For this reason, patients across America have begun to file lawsuits against the drug’s manufacturer, claiming they were not properly warned of Abilify’s devastating side effects.

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Avastin Lawsuit

Avastin – generic name Bevacizumab – is classified as an “anti-angiogenesis” and “monoclonal antibody” drug. It is used in the treatment of:

  • Metastatic rectal or colon cancer – the drug is used as part of a combination chemotherapy regimen
  • Non- small cell, non-squamous lung cancer
  • Metastatic renal cell carcinoma
  • Metastatic breast cancer – the drug is used as part of a combination chemotherapy regimen
  • Glioblastoma (GBM)

The drug works by blocking vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) – a certain type of protein – which thereby decreases the blood supply to the tumor and slows the growth of the tumor.

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Zostavax shingles vaccine lawsuit

Zostavax Lawsuit

Zostavax is a single-shot vaccine for adults who are aged 50 or older that helps in boosting the immune system against shingles (herpes zoster). However, once you have the condition, the drug cannot be used to treat it or the nerve pain that may follow.

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Gadolinium MRI MRA Machine

Gadolinium Toxicity & Deposition Disease Lawsuit

One of the 17 rare-earth elements, gadolinium (Gd) is part of the “lanthanide” series of metals. A large percentage of rare-earth metals have a toxic effect on human beings.

Also known as Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or MRI, dye, gadolinium has paramagnetic properties, meaning that there is a slight increase in its temperature when it moves through a magnetic field, like an MRI. It is these properties that make it useful in enhancing the quality of images in MRI scans.

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Stockert 3T Lawsuit Explained – Infographic

Unfortunately, the outbreak of infections among heart surgery patients is a very serious problem. The cardiac infections associated with the Stockert 3T heating and cooling units can be deadly and are life-changing for those diagnosed.

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M. Chimaera Lawsuit Stockert 3T Heater Cooler

M. Chimaera & Stockert 3T Heater Cooler Lawsuit

The heater-cooler system (Stockert 3-T) is used during cardiac procedures to control the body temperature of a patient during open heart surgeries. Because the 3-T Heater-Cooler system has been shown to circulate the M. chimaera bacteria, which can cause life-threatening infections, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has recently issued a warning regarding the risk of infection associated with the device.

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Woman experiencing Mirena induced eye pain and headache

Mirena Lawsuit

With over 51% of pregnancies in the United States being unplanned and occurring because of misuse or forgetting to take the pill, it is no wonder that IUD birth control products like Mirena are on the rise.

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