Dangerous Side Effects of Benicar

Categories: Benicar

Benicar is a prescription drug that was introduced in 2002 by Japanese pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. to treat hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. The drug works by keeping a person’s blood vessels dilated and is often used in combination with other drugs. The active ingredient in Benicar is olmesartan, which is also…

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Do You Need an IVC Filter? 3 Things You Should Know

Categories: FDA Alerts

Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters are small cone-shaped medical devices that are inserted into a patient’s inferior vena cava in order to stop blood clots from reaching his or her lungs. The inferior vena cava is a blood vessel that is responsible for moving blood from the lower body to the heart. The devices are…

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How a Prescription Drug Lawsuit Works

Categories: Prescription Drug Lawsuit

Billions of prescriptions are filled on an annual basis and even more types of medications are distributed to patients in hospitals and nursing homes daily in the United States. When a pharmaceutical manufacturer puts an unsafe drug on the market or fails to provide the necessary warnings for a particular drug, the harm caused to…

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Transvaginal Mesh FAQ

Categories: Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit

What is Transvaginal Mesh? Transvaginal mesh is a type of medical implant that is used to treat conditions like pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The mesh is implanted through the vagina and is used to support structures such as the bladder, urethra, uterus, rectum, vagina, or small bowel. What Problems Are…

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When to Call an Attorney after an Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis

Categories: Talcum Powder

Learning that you have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer can be a devastating moment in your life. Your head will likely be filled with a wide variety of concerns – What treatment will you need? How much will it cost? Will you lose your hair? Will you be able to work? Will you need surgery?…

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