Janssen Pharmaceuticals’ Diabetes Medications Invokana and Invokamet Will Now Require Black-Box Warnings

Shared from Law360, New York (May 16, 2017, 6:29 PM EDT) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday said it has confirmed that Janssen Pharmaceuticals’ diabetes medications Invokana and Invokamet can increase the risk of patients needing to have their legs or feet amputated and said the drugs will now require black-box warnings. The agency…

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Xarelto Litigation Updates

To date there have been 15,000 cases filed in the MDL. The first two trials will be held in the Eastern District of Louisiana. The first trial, The matter of Boudreaux, Joseph J. Jr., is scheduled to begin on April 24, 2017. The Plaintiff, Joseph Boudreaux was prescribed Xarelto to reduce the risk of stroke…

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What is Hernia Mesh

Hernia mesh is a commonly used hernia repair product that can be implanted through open or laparoscopic surgery. Recently some hernia mesh products have been recalled due to an increase in the following complications: Pain Adhesions Infection Bowel Obstructions Organ Perforation Showard Law Firm is currently accepting hernia mesh claims.These claims are against the manufacturer…

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