Blog Posts in March, 2013

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  • Senthia Towery | Lawyer

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 31-Mar-2013

    Senthia Towery earned her Bachelors of Arts Degree with honors from Kentucky Wesleyan College in Owensboro, Kentucky in 1992. While attending KWC, she was a James Graham Brown Scholar, a member of the Alpha Chi Society, and president of the Parnassus Society. She graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Law in May of 2005. While at the University of Kentucky, Mrs. Towery was a member ...
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  • Bladder Cancer and Actos

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 27-Mar-2013

    Actos is a considerable element and “the most substantial causative factor” in causing a 79 year old mans terminal bladder cancer. Actos (Pioglitazone) is a prescription drug used to improve glucose control in adults over the age of 18 with type 2 diabetes. In March of 2011 Actos was the world’s top-selling diabetes drug reaching sales of $4.5 billion U.S. dollars. Actos is ...
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  • FDA Drug Safety Communication Of Mirapex A Parkinson’s Drug

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 8-Mar-2013

    The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) informed the public about the use of Mirapex (Pramipexole) and the risk of possible heart failure. In an evaluation, the FDA analysed random clinical trials and found that heart failure was more frequent with Mirapex than with a placebo. Furthermore, two epidemiologic studies suggested that an increased risk of new onset heart failure occurred with Mirapex ...
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  • Generic Drug Sulindac Causes Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    Posted By The Maher Law Firm || 6-Mar-2013

    Sulindac is the generic name for Clinoril, a drug similar to ibuprofen. Like ibuprofen, Sulindac is in a class of drugs known as Nsaids (Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory) drugs. In 2004, Ms. Karen Bartlett was prescribed Sulindac by her doctor to treat shoulder pain. In less than two weeks, Ms. Bartlett’s skin began to slough off. After spending two months in a burn unit and months more in a ...
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