Drugs Recalls

February 27, 2010

Crestor – Statins and Increased Risk of Incident Diabetes

The Lancet Volume 375, Issue 9716, Pages 735 – 742, 27 February 2010 Prof Naveed Sattar PhD a , Dr David Preiss MRCP a , Heather […]
February 14, 2010

Prozac During Pregnancy

Prozac During PregnancyLawsuits are currently being pursued for women who took Prozac during pregnancy and had children born with cardiac and other serious congenital birth defects.  […]
February 5, 2010

PML Risks Rise with More Tysabri Infusions

(Reuters) – Lisa Richwine – WASHINGTON – Fri Feb 5, 2010 1:34pm EST The risk of a potentially fatal brain disorder (PML) with Biogen Idec Inc’s multiple sclerosis […]
January 6, 2010

Tysabri PML Count Climbs, Reflections From Biogen CEO

Tysabri’s PML Count Climbs, and Some Reflections From Biogen Idec’s Departing CEO Luke Timmerman 1/6/10 At least one more patient has been diagnosed with a rare, […]
January 1, 2010

Byetta Pancreatitis Lawsuits

September 9, 2009

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Up Heart Defect Risk

By Anthony J. Brown, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – If you take antidepressants such as fluoxetine (marketed as Prozac) early in your pregnancy, you may […]
August 25, 2009

Alli Liver Damage and Liver Failure

Alli, a diet product by GSK used for reducing the amount of fat absorbed from food, is being investigated by the FDA due to reports of […]
July 29, 2009

Tysabri Patient with PML – Last to be Reported on Biogen Site

11th Tysabri Patient Develops PML Tysabri patient develops PML and will be the last to be reported on the Biogen website. An 11th patient taking Biogen […]
April 5, 2009

Health Canada Sounds SSRI Antidepressant Warning

 Toronto — Canadian Press – Published Friday, Mar. 10, 2006 1:45 PM EST Updated Sunday, Apr. 05, 2009 2:04 AM EDT Health Canada has issued a warning […]