13 December, 2010
Avandia Lawsuits continue to be filed by diabetes patients who suffered heart attack, stroke or congestive heart failure (CHF) after taking the drug Avandia (Rosiglitazone) for type 2 diabetes. Drug lawsuit attorneys continue to file cases across the U.S. on behalf of the loved ones of diabetics who suffered cardiovascular death after taking Avandia. Lawsuit settlements in 2010 have been won on claims that heart problems and cardiovascular death were caused by Avandia. Continue reading Avandia Lawsuit Settlements | Heart AttacksCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia Settlements
14 November, 2010
The State of Utah has filed a fraud lawsuit against Avandia drug maker GlaxoSmithKline claiming the company made illegal misrepresentations in the marketing of the Type 2 diabetes drug.
The lawsuit claims GSK misrepresented to the public and the FDA that “wonder drug” Avandia was more effective than other less expensive diabetes drugs and would reduce cardiovascular risks. Continue reading Utah v. GSK, fraud lawsuit filed over diabetes drug AvandiaCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia News
2 November, 2010
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Many diabetics who have suffered Avandia heart attack, stroke, or congestive heart failure (CHF) are unaware that the diabetes drug caused their serious heart problems. Continue reading Avandia litigation 2010 newsCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia News | Avandia Settlements | Avandia Side Effects
24 October, 2010
Avandia drug maker GlaxoSmithKline is under investigation by federal and state law enforcement officials, the company announced in a press release issued on October 21, 2010:
[GSK] is in the process of responding to a US Department of Justice (DOJ) subpoena relating to the development and marketing of Avandia. Continue reading GSK under state, federal criminal investigations of AvandiaCategory: Avandia FDA | Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia News | Avandia Recall | Avandia Settlements
19 October, 2010
Illinois Avandia settlements have been won on Avandia lawsuit claims that the diabetes drug caused heart attack, stroke, congestive heart failure (CHF) and cardiovascular death.
Avandia lawsuit cases against drug maker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) seek financial compensation for personal injury and wrongful death damages suffered after taking the Type 2 diabetes drug. New FDA Avandia restrictions are expected to help Avandia lawsuit attorneys win settlements of cases against GSK. Continue reading Avandia Lawsuit Illinois | IL Avandia Settlement Time LimitsCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia Settlements
30 September, 2010
Last week, an Avandia recall in Europe was announced as the FDA put tight new restrictions on Avandia use in the United States.
Avandia has been on the market in the U.S. to treat type 2 diabetes since 1999. How long have drug maker GlaxoSmithKline and the FDA been aware of Avandia side effects risks? According to a lead Senate investigator, the answer is shocking. Continue reading Avandia Recall News: GSK hid Rosiglitazone side effects risksCategory: Avandia FDA | Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia News | Avandia Senate Report | Avandia Settlements | Avandia Side Effects
25 September, 2010
Statutes of limitation are laws that set the time limit for filing lawsuits
If an Avandia lawsuit is not filed before the legal deadline, any potential claim to an Avandia settlement may be lost. Several factors can affect the amount of time you have to file an Avandia lawsuit. Continue reading Avandia settlement time limits : Lawsuit statute of limitationsCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia Settlements
19 September, 2010
Avandia settlements in 2010 have been won on thousands of legal claims against drug company GlaxoSmithKline. Settlement amounts vary depending on the facts of each case.
Law firm Tuteur & Associates, LLC currently is accepting Avandia lawsuit cases in all 50 states. The 2010 Avandia lawsuits seek financial compensation from GSK for personal injury and wrongful death damages suffered after taking the type 2 diabetes drug. Continue reading Avandia Settlement Amounts - 2010 Avandia LawsuitCategory: Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia Settlements
28 August, 2010
A new study comparing heart side effects risks of rival diabetes drugs Avandia and Actos suggests both treatments carry similar risks of heart attack, acute heart failure and death.
Researchers at health insurance company WellPoint reviewed the claims records of over 29,000 diabetic clients who took either of the drugs between 2001 and 2005. The study was published on August 24, 2010 in the medical journal, “Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.” Continue reading Avandia heart risks similar to Actos claims new studyCategory: Avandia Cardiovascular Risk | Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia News | Avandia Safety | Avandia Side Effects
25 August, 2010
Heart failure is a condition in which the can’t pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs.
Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a chronic cardiovascular disease process and may cause disability and even death. Use of the Type 2 diabetes drug Avandia has been linked to an increased risk of congestive heart failure (CHF) and death. Continue reading Avandia Heart Failure Lawsuit SettlementsCategory: Avandia Cardiovascular Risk | Avandia Lawsuit | Avandia Safety | Congestive Heart Failure