Category Archives: Drug

Diabetes Drug May Cause Heart Failure

The diabetes drug Onglyza may cause severe health problems. A medical study found that Onglyza causes an increased risk of congestive heart failure. The FDA has confirmed this. It also may cause pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer, kidney problems, ketoacidosis, or even …

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Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Drug May Cause Melanoma

The erectile dysfunction drug Viagra may cause Melanoma in men.  Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer.   If you or a family member has been diagnosed with Melanoma after taking Viagra, call the Viagra lawyers at Spector …

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Diabetes Medications May Cause Ketoacidosis

Invokana, Invokamet, Jardiance, Xigduo XR, Farxiga, and Glyxambi are medications given for type 2 diabetes to lower blood sugar levels.  The medications keep less sugar from going into the blood by getting rid of the sugar through urine.   These …

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Blood Thinner May Cause Internal Bleeding

The blood thinner Pradaxa is used to prevent strokes and blood clots in people who have irregular heart beat (also known as atrial fibrillation). The side effects of Pradaxa can be various types of internal bleeding, including gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding. …

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Blood Thinner May Cause Severe Internal Bleeding

The blood thinner drug Eliquis may cause life-threatening internal bleeding. There is not a reversal agent that can be given to stop its effect during a bleeding event.   The bleeding complications can include gastrointestinal bleeding, rectal bleeding, kidney bleeding, …

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Pain Reliever May Cause Liver Failure

The popular pain reliever Tylenol may cause liver failure.  Tylenol is made by McNeil-PPC Inc.  It may be toxic to the liver.  Liver failure can result in the need for a transplant, and may cause death.   If you or …

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