Product News and Recalls

Senators Call for Further Action on Power Morcellators Amid FDA Concern

Two U.S. senators, Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand have stepped forward to request further FDA action to regulate the use of power morcellators. An article in Modern Healthcare documents the growing debate over whether to end completely or restrict the use of laparoscopic power morcellators.

The plea from the senators is for the FDA to pull all morcellator devices from the market at least until further studies are conducted. The letter cites a study at Brigham & Women’s Hospital ...

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How Do I File a Lipitor Lawsuit?

If you are one of the many women who developed diabetes while taking the statin Lipitor, you may be considering filing a lawsuit to try to recover compensation for the manufacturer’s negligence. Unfortunately, filing and pursuing a lawsuit is a complicated, expensive, and time-consuming proposition. Only by consulting with a qualified attorney can an injured woman ensure that all of the requirements for filing a lawsuit are met, because every case is different, and general information will not ...

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How Do I Choose a Testosterone Attorney?

An experienced testosterone therapy attorney can help people who have been injured by these products recover for all of their injury-related losses. However, many of the men who have suffered a heart attack, stroke, or blood clot from testosterone therapy delay contacting an attorney because they are unsure how to choose the right one. In truth, choosing the right lawyer for this type of case is highly important, as these cases can be very technical and often require ...

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Study Finds the Busier the ER, the Better

It is not surprising that the quality of care at the emergency department varies by hospital, but a new study suggests that surviving a life-threatening illness or injury may likely depending on the busyness of the emergency room. The research, published in the journal Annals of Emergency Medicine, showed that if you are treated at a busy emergency department, you may be treated better than if treated at one that handles fewer patients.

The researchers examined data ...

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Does Lipitor Cause Diabetes?

Numerous lawsuits have been filed across the United States claiming that the highly popular medication Lipitor elevates blood sugar levels and causes diabetes in women. And women who developed diabetes while on Lipitor are now wondering whether the drug causes diabetes.

What is Lipitor?

Lipitor is a statin, which is a class of drugs that lowers a user’s cholesterol to help prevent stroke and heart disease. Although clinical studies have shown that Lipitor reduces the risk of stroke and ...

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Do I Have a Byetta Claim?

Many Americans who were diagnosed with pancreatic cancer or thyroid cancer while taking the prescription medication Byetta may wonder if they can file a Byetta lawsuit and recover for their injuries. Whether you have a claim and how much your case may be worth will depend on the specific details of your experience. You should consult with an attorney who can evaluate whether you have a viable products liability claim.

What is Byetta?

Byetta is an injectable medicine manufactured ...

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