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Philadelphia Court Establishes Xarelto Mass Tort

Philadelphia Court Establishes Xarelto Mass Tort Docket After several people have filed personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits against Janssen Pharmaceuticals for their dangerous blood thinner, Xarelto, a judge in Philadelphia Claims Court has established a Xarelto mass tort docket. According to the court order issued on Wednesday, January … [Read more...]

Pradaxa Side Effects Can Be Dangerous and Severe

Two New Studies Show Pradaxa Side Effects Can Be Dangerous Compared to Other Blood Thinners As more patients file lawsuits against Pradaxa due to Pradaxa side effects lead to serious injuries or death from strokes and blood clots, two new studies published at the end of October show that Pradaxa has many more dangers compared to older generation … [Read more...]

Xarelto Under Drug Recall Due to Contamination

Janssen Issues Drug Recall for Xarelto After Discovering Contamination Johnson & Johnson’s pharmaceutical subsidiary Janssen issued a drug recall in mid-October for 13,500 bottles of their controversial blood thinner, Xarelto, after learning of a microbial infection in a sample. A drug recall notice in the most recent FDA Enforcement Report … [Read more...]

Xarelto Lawsuit Alleges Death from Prescription

Vermont Man’s Death Linked to Xarelto, According to Plaintiffs Although relatively few US personal injury Xarelto lawsuits have alleged that Xarelto, a blood-thinner manufactured by pharmaceutical giant Bayer, has caused serious bleeding events and death, there are serious concerns regarding the drug’s safety. One wrongful death Xarelto lawsuit … [Read more...]

Pradaxa Manufacturers Settle Lawsuits for $650 Million

Manufacturers of Blood Thinner Pradaxa Pay $650 Million in Personal Injury Cases The German drug manufacturer Boehringer Ingleheim said on Wednesday, May 28th, that they would settle a number of US-based personal injury lawsuits related to the use of their blood thinner, Pradaxa, for $650 million. Pradaxa reportedly caused severe and fatal … [Read more...]

Pradaxa Carries High Gastrointestinal Bleeding Risk

Study Shows Pradaxa Has Higher Gastrointestinal Bleeding Risk than Warfarin A new study conducted by the FDA shows that Pradaxa, which has been highly criticised for dangerous bleeding incidents, has been linked to a greater risk of gastrointestinal bleeding risk in patients than warfarin, a generic blood thinner. The FDA looked at 134,000 … [Read more...]

Blood Thinner Test Strips Under Product Recall

Urgent Product Recall Issued for Blood Thinner Test Strips Alere Inc has issued an urgent but voluntary Class I product recall for their Alere INRatio2 PT/INR Professional Test Strips due to patient complaints about inaccuracy. Reportedly, Alere has received nine reports of significant adverse events, which prompted the product recall. Three of … [Read more...]

Pradaxa Manufacturers Kept Records from the FDA

Unsealed Court Documents Show Pradaxa Information Withheld from FDA Unsealed court documents in a Pradaxa injury case show that the manufacturer, Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH did not disclose a data analysis to US regulators, which indicated that their blood thinner, which was touted as safer than their leading competitor warfarin, may have caused … [Read more...]

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