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Recent actions call into question whether Fresenius cares about patient safety
Recent actions by Fresenius Medical Care suggest the world’s largest provider of dialysis products and services may not be too concerned about patient safety.
FDA sends warning letter to Endo following inspection at its transvaginal mesh plant
Endo International received a warning letter from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding unresolved problems previously identified during an inspection at its American Medical Systems (AMS) facility, which manufactures transvaginal mesh. The company’s mesh implants have been the subject
Pennsylvania lawsuit claims Ryobi table saw is “unreasonably dangerous”
A products liability lawsuit has been filed by a Pennsylvania man who suffered severe permanent injuries while working with what he claims is an “unreasonably dangerous” Ryobi table saw.
Delphi Automotive probed by U.S. Senators for failure to replace GM’s defective ignition switches
Tuesday, U.S. senators began to turn their questions about the massive General Motors (GM) ignition switch recall to the company’s ignition switch supplier, Delphi Automotive PLC. The controversial defective ignition switches are believed to have been responsible for 13 fatal
Astellas Pharma settles whistleblower lawsuit for $7.3 million
Astellas Pharma US Inc., which manufactures and sells pharmaceutical drugs, agreed to pay $7.3 million to the federal government to resolve claims it violated the False Claims Act. The drugmaker was charged with marketing and promoting the drug Mycamine for
Cases of diabetes on the rise in the United States
The number of Americans with diabetes has nearly doubled in the past 20 years, paralleling the country’s growing obesity epidemic. Experts say if the trend continues, the number of Americans with diabetes will reach 44 million in the next 20
Federal judge blocks Massachusetts ban of new painkiller Zohydro
Drug maker Zogenix Inc., won another battle in its war to get its controversial painkiller Zohydro on the market. This week, a Massachusetts federal judge blocked plans by Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick to ban prescriptions and sales of the newly
Boys with autism more likely to have been exposed to SSRIs in womb
Boys born to women who took a type of antidepressant during pregnancy were three times more likely to be diagnosed with autism than boys who were not exposed to the drugs in utero, a new study has found. The greatest
Federal government intervenes in whistleblower lawsuit filed against Orbit Medical, Inc.
A False Claims Act whistleblower lawsuit against Orbit Medical Inc. and its former executive Jake Kilgore now has the government involved due to the seriousness of what may have taken place.