Women File Numerous Lawsuits Against Lipitor

Pfizer Faces Growing Number of Lawsuits from Women with Lipitor Injuries Blockbuster pharmaceutical company Pfizer faces a growing multidistrict litigation (MDL) in the state of South Carolina alleging that Lipitor caused thousands of plaintiffs to develop Type 2 diabetes – and many of the plaintiffs are women. Lipitor is the brand name of a … [Read more...]

Lipitor Might Be Available Over-the-Counter

Pfizer to Test Lipitor as Over-the-Counter Drug Pfizer announced that it would run tests to see if patients can responsibly self-dose themselves with Lipitor and its generic versions so that the company can sell the statin over-the-counter. Recent changes in clinical guidelines for treating heart disease and high cholesterol have led to changes … [Read more...]

New Lipitor Lawsuit Alleges Statin Caused Diabetes

Latest Personal Injury Lawsuit Against Lipitor Claims Type 2 Diabetes Caused by Statin Use A woman has filed a personal injury lawsuit against Lipitor manufacturer, Pfizer, Inc, claiming that the statin caused her to develop Type 2 diabetes. In September 2013, the FDA updated their advice on the statin with a warning: “People being treated … [Read more...]

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