Archive | January, 2013

Takeda Announces New Diabetes Drug, Amid Actos Controversy

January 29, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney   |   1 Comment

Takeda Pharmaceuticals, the company behind the troubled diabetes drug Actos, has just received FDA approval for a new diabetes medication that uses the active ingredient alogliptin. Actos has been the subject of tremendous controversy as a result of numerous studies and thousands of lawsuits alleging severe side effects like heart failure and bladder cancer. The […]

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Actos Users – Know the Symptoms of Bladder Cancer

January 28, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney   |   0 Comments

If you have taken the drug Actos for any extended period of time, you may have heard news about the possible risk of bladder cancer. The Food and Drug Administration has acknowledged that individuals who use the diabetes drug Actos for longer than one year may be at a heightened risk of contracting bladder cancer, […]

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Actos Warnings Come Too Late for Many Patients

January 16, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney   |   0 Comments

The link between Actos and heart failure has long been studied, but the link between Actos and bladder cancer is still fairly new to the public consciousness, and this has resulted in a tremendous amount of needless suffering on the part of innocent, unsuspecting victims. Lawyers and Settlements recently published a revealing new article about […]

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The Link Between Actos and Heart Failure

January 11, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Side Effects   |   0 Comments

The link between Actos use and bladder cancer is well-documented, but growing evidence has also linked the drug to a variety of other dangerous and potentially life-threatening conditions, including heart failure. The exact number of Actos heart failure cases is difficult to gauge, but thousands of lawsuits have already been filed by plaintiffs and the […]

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FL Man Sues Actos Manufacturer for Insufficient Warning Label

January 10, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney   |   0 Comments

A new lawsuit has been filed by an Actos attorney, on behalf of an Actos patient who developed bladder cancer. Candido Garcia, of Florida, claims that he took Actos to treat his diabetes, while unaware of the fact that prolonged use of the drug could increase one’s risk of developing bladder cancer. The California Actos […]

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7 Plaintiffs Allege Actos Side Effects in New California Lawsuits

January 01, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Actos Attorney   |   0 Comments

An Actos bladder cancer attorney has filed legal claims on behalf of 7 plaintiffs who claim severe, debilitating—and in some cases, fatal—Actos side effects. The claims were filed against Actos manufacturer Takeda Pharmaceuticals, as well as subsidiary Eli Lilly. The attorneys at Nadrich & Cohen LLP have fought similar cases on behalf of Actos victims, […]

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