Pradaxa Manufacturer Faces 2,000 Personal Injury Lawsuits in US

2,000 Lawsuits Against Pradaxa Manufacturer Move Forward in the US German pharmaceutical manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim reported on Thursday, February 13th, that the company faces more than 2,000 lawsuits in the United States in relation to its stroke prevention medication, Pradaxa, because the drug reportedly caused severe and even fatal … [Read more...]

Pradaxa Lawsuits: Drug Linked to Hemorrhaging

Pradaxa Use Can Lead to Internal Bleeding The Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. is now evaluating Pradaxa Lawsuits on behalf of individuals who have suffered life altering and debilitating injuries after taking Pradaxa.  Common side effects include severe internal bleeding, hemorrhaging, heart attack, and stroke.  If you or a loved one have been injured … [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 Side Effects Prompt Class Action

Pradaxa Class Action Lawsuit in Canada Alleges Pradaxa Side Effects Not Disclosed A class action lawsuit filed in the British Columbia supreme court alleges that the potential for serious Pradaxa side effects was not properly disclosed on the label. Gladys Chouinard, who lived in BC, had a heart attack and valve replacement and was prescribed … [Read more...]

OTC Painkillers and Pradaxa Are a Dangerous Mix

Painkillers and Blood Thinners Like Pradaxa Can Increase Bleeding Risk People who take prescription blood thinners like Pradaxa, along with over the counter painkillers like aspirin, put themselves at a higher risk of serious internal bleeding. Most over-the-counter painkillers, like ibuprofen and aspirin drugs, are non-steroidal … [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...]

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...]

Pradaxa Manufacturers Blasted for Marketing

Medical Journal Blasts Pradaxa Manufacturer for Marketing Practices The British Medical Journal published a scathing report of Pradaxa manufacturer Boehringer Ingelheim’s marketing practices, with four reports suggesting that the drug company intentionally withheld important safety data on the blood thinner. According to the report in the … [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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