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Lawsuit Questions Xarelto Safety

  Another lawsuit has been transferred to the Xarelto multidistrict litigation (MDL) No. 2592, which is pending in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana under Judge Fallon. The plaintiff, Cheryl Butler, claims the defendants, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, et al. fraudulently misrepresented the safety of the... Read more »

Microbial Contamination Leads to Xarelto Recall

The Janssen unit of Johnson & Johnson recently announced a Xarelto recall due to the discovery of a microbial contamination. To date, information regarding the exact nature of the contamination has not been released and so far it appears that no patients have suffered an illness because of the problem.... Read more »

Bayer Settles Thousands of Yaz Lawsuits

Bayer Healthcare, a pharmaceutical giant, revealed the resolution of thousands of Yaz lawsuits in its second quarter financial report for 2014. The company and over 17,000 claimants agreed to a settlement of over $1.8 billion. The plaintiffs had sued Bayer with regard to life-threatening side effects that were allegedly caused... Read more »