Category Archives: Defective Drugs & Medical Devices Law
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned consumers that topical pain relievers like IcyHot might cause skin injuries. What Are Topical Pain Relievers? Not all pain is easily soothed by oral pain killers, and people who suffer localized pain for reasons such as muscle soreness or arthritis sometimes want more direct relief. That opical […]
Humira Side Effects Research shows the immunosuppressant/arthritis drug adalimubab—sold under the brand name Humira—increases the risk of infection by the bacteria Legionella and Listeria. Humira is the brand name for the drug adalimubab. Made and sold by Abbott Laboratories, this prescription medication is used to treat several autoimmune conditions. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]
Unlike traditional hearing aids, which electronically amplify sounds for those who cannot hear well, cochlear ear implants provide functional hearing for people who are either hard of hearing or totally deaf. The technology used stimulates the cochlea, which is the organ that translates sounds made against the ear drum to electrical signals the auditory nerve […]
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a notice to denture adhesive manufacturers outlining its increasing concern over the link between denture cream zinc and health problems. Specifically, the FDA names myeloneuropathy of the extremities as a disorder commonly suffered by denture cream users and consistent with zinc toxicity. Myeloneuropathy is a condition that occurs […]
The Law Offices of Jack Stuart Beige & Associates, PC is currently pursuing litigation against the manufacturers of various pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices, including: DePuy ASR Hip Replacement Recall, DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement, Fosamax, Topamax, Cellphone Radiation, Accutane, Denture Cream, Yasmin, Yaz , pain pump, Levaquin, transvaginal mesh, Bard Avaulta, and Chantix .