Philadelphia’s Mass Tort Cases Increasing In 2018 Thanks To Risperdal

In Philadelphia, the number of tort cases filed against pharmaceutical manufacturers has doubled during the last 12 months. At the beginning of 2017, there were 5,601 mass tort cases filed in Philadelphia that named a pharmaceutical company as a defendant. By December 31, 2017, that number skyrocketed to 10,395 – an 85.5% increase in these sorts of cases. Risperdal Mass

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Risperdal Lawsuit Settles Out Of Court Before Trial

There’s been a legal update to the Risperdal lawsuit filed by families around the nation to get compensation for their injuries that occurred because of taking Risperdal. Recently, Johnson & Johnson agreed to settle one of the first cases filed on behalf of a young male patient known only in the court documents as N.F. The Risperdal lawsuit was filed

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The Risperdal Lawsuit: How A Drug Lawyer Can Help You

If your son or grandson was prescribed Risperdal prior to 2006 and developed gynecomastia, you may be wondering if there’s anything that you can do to help ease his suffering. Gynecomastia is a serious medical condition that has been linked to the use of Risperdal in male children and adolescents. It occurs because of a hormone imbalance. This hormone imbalance

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Risperdal Linked To Gynecomastia: How A Lawyer Can Help

Risperdal, initially approved for use only in schizophrenic adults in 1990’s, has been linked to gynecomastia in young males. The drug also has a black box warning against use with the elderly patients. What Is Gynecomastia? Gynecomastia is a physical condition that can cause extreme mental suffering in males. This condition causes the male breast tissue to enlarge and appear

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J&J To Pay $70 Million In Landmark Risperdal Verdict

A Tennessee teenager was just awarded $70 million by Risperdal manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson, due to a medical condition he developed after taking the drug. Risperdal is an antipsychotic medication designed to treat multiple disorders, including bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia, but one of its side-effects is particularly disturbing. Multiple cases of male breast development are linked to the drug. In

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