Taxotere

Taxotere

St. Louis Taxotere Lawsuit Lawyers Our firm has a team of lawyers aggressively pursuing lawsuits on behalf of women who took the chemotherapy drug Taxotere and suffered permanent hair loss and other forms of alopecia. What is Taxotere Taxotere is a chemotherapy medication that is used to treat a variety of cancers including breast cancer….

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Zofran

Zofran

ZOFRAN Zofran is a prescription medication made by GlaxoSmithKline and used to treat nausea and vomiting. It is also sold under the generic names Ondansetron and Ondansetron Hydrochloride.  The FDA approved Zofran to treat cancer patients who were suffering with the side effects of chemotherapy or surgery.    Glaxo convinced doctors that Zofran would be an effective…

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Effexor

Effexor

ST. LOUIS ATTORNEYS LITIGATING EFFEXOR SIDE EFFECTS LAWSUITS Effexor, known generically as venlafaxine, has been one of the most commonly used antidepressant medications in the United States in recent years. It was developed by Wyeth pharmaceuticals, which was later purchased by the drug manufacturing giant Pfizer. While Effexor may have helped many people struggling with…

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Pradaxa (Dabigatran)

Pradaxa (Dabigatran)

ST. LOUIS ATTORNEYS LITIGATING PRADAXA SIDE EFFECTS LAWSUITS Dangerous Blood Thinner Pradaxa, known generically as dabigatran etexilate, is a blood thinner manufactured by the pharmaceutical giant Boehringer Ingelheim. It is used to prevent blood clots in patients who suffer from atrial fibrillation or other cardiac abnormalities. The medical community had been using another effective blood…

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Multaq (Dronedaraone)

Multaq (Dronedaraone)

ST. LOUIS LAWYERS LITIGATING MULTAQ SIDE EFFECTS LAWSUITS Multaq is a medication used to treat atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter in adults. Also known as dronedarone, this drug helps control irregular heart rhythms. Some doctors prescribe it to treat arrhythmias. It has also been associated with serious liver problems, serious cardiac issues, birth defects, blood…

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Wellbutrin Side Effects

Wellbutrin Side Effects

ST. LOUIS LAWYERS LITIGATING WELLBUTRIN SIDE EFFECTS LAWSUITS Wellbutrin (generally known as bupropion) is a medication used to treat depression and recently has been used by many people to help them stop smoking. Nicotine use is widely recognized as contributing to countless premature deaths. Therefore, a smoking cessation aid such as Wellbutrin may be beneficial…

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Lexapro Side Effects

Lexapro Side Effects

ST. LOUIS ATTORNEYS LITIGATING LEXAPRO SIDE EFFECTS AND BIRTH DEFECTS LAWSUITS Our law firm is dedicated to helping people whose babies were born with birth defects after taking Lexapro (known generically as escitalopram) during pregnancy. Devereaux, Stokes, Fernandez & Leonard, P.C., in St. Louis, Missouri, offers patients information, practical advice and legal representation in connection…

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Prozac

Prozac

RISKS OF PROZAC DURING PREGNANCY The drug Prozac, like other selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) medications, is most often prescribed to patients to treat depression and related disorders. Specifically, MedicineNet.com explains that Prozac may be indicated to treat “depression, bulimia, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorder and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). Manufacturers of drugs such as…

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Zoloft and Birth Defects

Zoloft and Birth Defects

ZOLOFT ATTORNEYS IN ST. LOUIS Zoloft (generic name: sertralin) was developed to treat depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. Zoloft and birth defects have been linked – serious birth defects, including: Ventrical septal defect (VSD) Atrial septal defect (ASD) Tetralogy of the fallot Transposition of the great arteries Hypoplastic left heart syndrome…

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Paxil

Paxil

PAXIL LAWYERS IN ST. LOUIS Pharmaceutical Litigation Attorneys Serving Missouri and Illinois Paxil was developed by GlaxoSmithKline for the treatment of depression. Evidence has emerged that links the use of Paxil to birth defects. The FDA has warned that Paxil use during pregnancy “increases the risk for birth defects, particularly heart defects…The early results of…

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