Parke-Davis' Rezulin Linked by FDA to 28 Deaths

On August 31, 2010, in Dangerous Pharmaceuticals, by Silverman and Fodera Personal Injury Law Firm

Rezulin
Parke-Davis’ Rezulin Linked By FDA to 28 Deaths

The FDA has advised that diabetes drug Rezulin, manufactured by Parke-Davis, only be used as a last resort for diabetes, because it has been linked to 28 deaths and serious liver damage. Rezulin’s generic name is troglitazone. It has been used to treat type 2 diabetes [...]

Ephedrine, Ma Huang, and Ephedra

On August 31, 2010, in Dangerous Pharmaceuticals, by Silverman and Fodera Personal Injury Law Firm

Ephedrine, Ma Huang, and Ephedra
FDA Warns of Danger

The Food and Drug Administration and the National Council Against Health Fraud have identified ephedrine as the worst over-the-counter and/or mail order product. It is contained in many diet pills and food supplements. The FDA has reported in excess of 300 cases of adverse reaction to ephedrine [...]