Medtronic Issues a Recall

Medtronic has issued a Class 1 recall of the SynchroMed II Implantable Drug Infusion Pump. Due to the Potential Presence of Foreign Particles Inside the Pump Motor Assembly Which May Lead to a Pump Motor Stall. If you or a loved one experience serious injury, such as drug withdrawal, the return of symptoms of underlying…

Roundup® Lawsuits due to Link with Cancer?

Roundup lawsuits against Monsanto are at the legal forefront. Monsanto’s Roundup contains a chemical known as glyphosate, which the World Health Organization has classified as probably carcinogenic to humans. Scientific researchers have linked Roundup Weed Killer to non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma related cancers. Recently, a jury awarded Roundup cancer victims excess of $2.35 billion dollars and a…

Zantac® Recalled – Cancer Causing NDMA

The FDA has recalled Zantac (ranitidine), the popular over the counter medication on September 13, 2019 due to the discovery of cancer causing contaminant NDMA.  Zantac is a medication used to provide heartburn relief, and has been on the market since 1983 serving millions. When ranitidine, the main ingredient in Zantac, comes in contact with…

E-Cigarette (Vaping) Crisis

The Center for Disease Control has confirmed 33 deaths among 1,479 lung injuries associated with the use of e-cigarettes. The CDC has concluded that products containing THC, the psychoactive component of marijuana, are a main culprit and should be avoided. THC-containing products bought off the street or obtained from friends, family and illegal dealers are…

StaXx® Expandable Device

  There are many complications following spine fusion surgeries that involved the StaXx® Expandable Device (“StaXx®”). The StaXx® is placed in between the vertebrae and then expanded by squeezing a surgical gun. The disc is removed and the StaXx® is placed in the space previously occupied by the disc. The StaXx® is sold by Spine…

Kimberly-Clark® Announces Recall of U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, throughout U.S. and Canada

Kimberly-Clark® announced a voluntary product recall of its U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency, sold throughout the United States and Canada for a quality-related defect that could impact the performance of this product. The recall is limited to specific lots of U by Kotex Sleek Tampons, Regular Absorbency that were manufactured between October 7,…

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…

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…