Popular blood pressure medication recalled due to cancer risk

Category: Defective Drugs and Devices

Popular blood pressure medication recalled due to cancer risk
Popular blood pressure medication recalled due to cancer risk

People take prescription medication to address serious medical conditions. In most cases, these drugs work as promised and can help people treat symptoms or even...

July 18, 2018
The link between birth injuries and defective drugs
The link between birth injuries and defective drugs

Giving birth to a child who suffered from birth injuries can be a difficult experience, as it can be something that has repercussions for the...

July 02, 2018
How do defective drugs affect patients?
How do defective drugs affect patients?

Imagine taking your medications as you're meant to every day. You take the time to go to the pharmacy for refills and to see your...

February 02, 2018
Recall of popular insulin pen highlights defective product risks
Recall of popular insulin pen highlights defective product risks

When you rely on medication to keep your body healthy and functioning properly, any mistake can become a serious issue. Diabetes is a chronic, potentially...

August 30, 2017
Zimmer Biomet issues recall of Implantable Spinal Fusion Stimulators
Zimmer Biomet issues recall of Implantable Spinal Fusion Stimulators

Zimmer Biomet® has announced it is recalling its SpF PLUS-Mini® and SpF XL IIB® implantable spinal fusion stimulators due to higher than allowed levels of...

June 08, 2017
Faulty cardiovascular devices caused fatality and injuries
Faulty cardiovascular devices caused fatality and injuries

When your doctor recommends a medical device for heart issues, you want to believe that the device has been well-designed and properly tested. Sometimes, however,...

May 01, 2017
Drugs at the center of recalls cause undue harm to patients
Drugs at the center of recalls cause undue harm to patients

The news of drug recalls hitting the market seems to have become a very common occurrence. These defective drugs can sometimes cause considerable harm to...

April 24, 2017
Recall Issued for Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Implant
Recall Issued for Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Implant

A Class 1 recall has been issued for the Zimmer Biomet Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Humeral. This is the most serious type of recall. It is...

March 27, 2017
Transvaginal Mesh – the quick fix with no quick fix
Transvaginal Mesh – the quick fix with no quick fix

Numerous "big-pharma" companies marketed various transvaginal mesh products to tens of thousands of women and their physicians claiming that it would be a "quick fix"...

October 30, 2014
Transvaginal mesh and bladder sling litigation picking up speed
Transvaginal mesh and bladder sling litigation picking up speed

Numerous women throughout the United States have been the recipient of an implanted vaginal sling that was designed to repair pelvic organ prolapse and/or stress...

September 10, 2014
“Low T” – The Fictitious Epidemic
“Low T” – The Fictitious Epidemic

Any person who has tuned in to watch any televised sporting event cannot help but notice the saturation marketing campaign that has been undertaken by...

July 08, 2014