Permanent Renal Injury: Tris® Pharma Issued an Urgent Nationwide Recall of Infants Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension

Tris Pharma Issues a Nationwide Recall of Infants Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension is due to the medication having a higher concentration of the ibuprofen which infants susceptible to NSAID may cause permanent renal injury. Also, Tris Pharma announces addition to adverse effects of nausea vomiting, epigastric pain, diarrhea, tinnitus, headache and gastrointestinal bleeding. Tris Pharma has sold this product nationwide …

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Essure® Birth Control – Punctures

  Hundreds of claims have been filed against Bayer and Conceptus, Inc. (manufacturers of Essure®) by women who have suffered severe abdominal damages when the birth control device moves and punctures the uterus and/or fallopian tubes causing permanent damage.   What is Essure®? Essure® is a permanent, non-surgical birth control device for women developed by Conceptus, Inc., a company owned …

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Hernia Mesh Recalled

Ethicon, of Johnson and Johnson, issued a voluntary recall of its Physiomesh™, Flexible Composite Mesh. Hernias are most common in the abdomen, and may be caused by exertion, obesity or abdominal surgery. Hernia mesh was intended to repair hernias, occurring when an organ pushed through an opening in the muscle or tissue wall. Many people are suffering from major health …

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FDA Recall on Zimmer Biomet Shoulder Replacement Device

The experienced shoulder implant lawyers of Houssiere Durant Houssiere LLP are prepared to help individuals who have suffered fractures and other injuries caused by a defective Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Implant. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Class I Recall (the highest class of recall) for Zimmer-Biomet’s Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Humeral Tray Model 115340. In the recall, the FDA …

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Tips for Holiday Travel

The holiday season can be a dangerous time to be on the roads due to the large amounts of people travelling back and forth to see their families and loved ones. In fact, the time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day brings millions of additional travelers to the road, which can cause added stress and risk for accident, especially with …

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Heart Surgery patients may become Infected

Although rare, such infections may cause serious illness or death.  The infection is particularly insidious because it is difficult to detect.  Patients may not develop symptoms or signs for months after initial exposure. In just the past year, at least 28 cases have been identified, with hospitals in Iowa, Michigan and Pennsylvania reporting infections.  Numerous infections also have been reported …

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Talcum Powder Suit Claims 80 Plaintiff Not Misjoined

A Missouri federal court has remanded a talcum powder exposure suit, rejecting Johnson & Johnson’s position that the claims of 80 plaintiffs were misjoined and finding that the underlying claims were “sufficiently related to support joinder in the case.” In the July 11 ruling, the U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Missouri said that the defendants had failed to …

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Accident Victim Questions

Posted on behalf of Houssiere, Durant, Houssiere (HDH) Attorneys on June 27, 2016. At HDH, our clients call us for a number of reasons, but the underlying concern is always the same. They’re worried about the financial impact their injuries will have on their families. It’s understandable. After all, medical bills are still the leading cause of bankruptcy in the U.S. …

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FDA Issues New Warning for Abilify® (aripiprazole)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Safety Announcement Warning that compulsive, uncontrollable urges to gamble, binge eat, shop, and have sex have been reported with the use of the antipsychotic drug Abilify® (aripiprazole). Abilify® is a top-selling prescription drug prescribed to treat depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and Tourette syndrome. Abilify®acts on the same nerves in the brain that …

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