Dangerous Drugs

Law Firm Experienced In Nationwide Drug Injury Litigation

In recent decades, prescription drugs have assumed an ever-larger degree of importance among treatment options that physicians rely on. More and more drugs have been introduced to combat a growing number of illnesses. With options for FDA approval such as 510(k) fast track approval, which allows drug manufacturers to skip human trials, many drugs with dangerous side effects have been brought to market.

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Granuflo

On March 29, 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Class 1 recall of GranuFlo & NaturaLyte, dialysis products manufactured by Fresenius Medical Care. Class 1 recalls are the most serious type of recall and involve situations in which there is a reasonable probability that use of these products will cause adverse health consequences-or death.

Levaquin

What is Levaquin? Levaquin in a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. More than 26 million Americans receive a prescription for a fluoroquinolone antibiotic each year. These drugs treat a wide variety of infections including bronchitis, sinusitis, urinary tract infections, skin infections, gastroenteritis, joint and bone infections, pneumonia, pelvic inflammatory disease, and typhoid fever. But, the drug is also […]

Lipitor

The use of Lipitor has been associated with serious complications, including Type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is a metabolic disorder characterized by insulin deficiency and insulin resistance.

Low-T

Testosterone supplements come in a variety of different forms sold under a variety of different brand names. However, some drugs can cause serious complications. At the law firm of Perdue & Kidd our Houston lawyers represent victims across the nation who have experienced severe health issues after receiving low testosterone treatments.

Prescription Drug Birth Defects

Lawyers Experienced in Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) The use of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) during pregnancy can cause serious complications for the child. At Perdue & Kidd our attorneys are skilled in building exceptional cases that can help families aggressively pursue the compensation they and their child deserve. We know that those who […]

Risperdal

Risperdal is an antipsychotic drug manufactured by Janssen Pharmaceuticals primarily for the treatment of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder. A potential side effect of Risperdal is that it can encourage male breast growth.

Xarelto

Xarelto is a once-a-day oral anticoagulant medication promoted to treat atrial fibrillation by thinning the blood. Xarelto is marketed as not requiring the continuous blood monitoring necessary for other anticoagulants like Coumadin (warfarin). Xarelto is made by Bayer and marketed in the U.S. by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals. It was put on the market in 2011, a year after Pradaxa, another anticoagulant medication that has been subject to much litigation.


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