18 January, 2017

Report: J&J Concealed Flawed Test Results in Xarelto Trial

By | January 18th, 2017|Blood Thinner|

New information recently came out that could be used to help bolster the cases of plaintiffs in Xarelto lawsuits. The BMJ (formerly known as The British Medical Journal) recently reported that Johnson & Johnson [...]

6 December, 2016

What the Xarelto Ads Don’t Tell You

By | December 6th, 2016|Blood Thinner|

You've no doubt seen television ads with celebrities and sports stars extolling the virtues of the blood thinner Xarelto. What these ads don't tell you, however, is that the drug has been linked to [...]

1 December, 2016

Deadline for Filing Xarelto Lawsuits Extended

By | December 1st, 2016|Blood Thinner|

Judge Eldon Fallon of the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana recently extended the deadline to file Xarelto lawsuits. He cited the massive influx of cases (there are nearly 11,000 lawsuits pending in [...]

20 October, 2016

Thinking of Switching to a “New Generation” Blood Thinner? Here’s What You Need to Know First

By | October 20th, 2016|Blood Thinner|

If you're on Coumadin and tired of all the monitoring you have to go through, you might be thinking of switching to one of the newer blood thinners such as Xarelto, Pradaxa or Eliquis. [...]

10 October, 2016

Dangerous Side Effects of Xarelto You Might Not Know About

By | October 10th, 2016|Blood Thinner|

The blood thinner Xarelto is a popular alternative to Warfarin, a medication that has been around for decades. The main reason for this popularity is that patients on Xarelto don't need to undergo nearly [...]

3 October, 2016

Xarelto Lawsuits on the Rise

By | October 3rd, 2016|Blood Thinner|

The number of plaintiffs filing Xarelto lawsuits has grown significantly over the past few months. While there were a little more than 5,800 lawsuits in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana in [...]

1 February, 2016

Blood Thinner 101: Why Are People Worried About Vitamin K?

By | February 1st, 2016|Blood Thinner|

In ads across the country we keep hearing about the many benefits of the new generation of blood thinners like Xarelto or Pradaxa. On Pradaxa's own website we immediately hear the benefits, like: "No [...]

8 January, 2016

Top Ten Blood Thinner Safety Tips You’d NEVER Guess

By | January 8th, 2016|Blood Thinner|

There are some truths about blood thinners that patients and doctors everywhere have come to understand. Like the fact that Pradaxa and Xarelto may come with a high risk for uncontrolled bleeding. Or the [...]

2 December, 2015

Xarelto Litigation Update

By | December 2nd, 2015|Blood Thinner|

Xarelto lawsuits have been filed across the country by patients who have suffered severe health complications and the families of people who have passed away after uncontrolled bleeding events. If you are considering this [...]

18 November, 2015

Do You Recognize the 5 Early Warning Signs of Blood Thinners Gone Wrong?

By | November 18th, 2015|Blood Thinner|

Blood thinner is a colloquial term for "anticoagulant." Break down the word and you get: "Anti," as in against, and "coagulant," as in blood clotting. Meaning anticoagulants are all about stopping blood clotting from [...]

20 October, 2015

Xarelto vs. Warfarin – A Side-By-Side Comparison

By | October 20th, 2015|Blood Thinner|

For decades, people needing a blood thinner had only one option, warfarin (marketed under the brand name of Coumadin). In recent years, however, a new generation of anti-coagulants such as Xarelto (along with Pradaxa [...]

19 October, 2015

Big Pharma Paying Doctors Handsomely to Speak on Behalf of Anti-Coagulants

By | October 19th, 2015|Blood Thinner|

Sales of anti-coagulant drugs such as Xarelto are strong, and an article that appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on August 3 could shed new light as to why this is. According to the [...]