Invokana lawsuits will remain in the Philadelphia federal court according to a recent ruling. Invokana, a prescription medication to treat diabetes, is meant to help control blood sugars and lower A1C in adults. However, it’s been linked to serious side effects including: Ketoacidosis Urinary tract infections Kidney problems Cardiovascular problems Ketoacidosis is extremely concerning. It requires hospitalization and may result
The Invokana kidney disease phenomenon continues to cause concern throughout the research and medical communities. In 2016, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) announced that they too noticed the Invokana kidney disease link. In 2015, the Institute for Safe Medication Practices reported 457 adverse events. These adverse events included urinary tract infections, kidney stones, dehydration, abnormal weight loss, and kidney disease.
Birth injuries, also known as birth traumas, are injuries to a baby or a mother that occur during the labor and delivery process. While most pregnancies and deliveries go smoothly and have absolutely no issues, around 28,000 babies or mothers experience a birth injury each year. If you’re thinking about having a baby, are pregnant, or of child-bearing age, it’s
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a division of Johnson & Johnson, released Invokana in 2013. At the time, Invokana was widely accepted by doctors and patients with Type 2 Diabetes as a way that they could get blood sugar under control, even if the patient had a higher A1C level. The goal of Invokana was to block excess sugar from making it into
It’s not just adults who have experienced life-changing side effects from taking Abilify. Recently, the drug was linked to the development of Type 2 Diabetes in children. Otsuka Pharmaceuticals, the maker of Abilify, and Bristol-Squibb Meyer, the marketing partner, have been accused of failing to provide adequate warnings. What Is Type 2 Diabetes? Type 2 Diabetes is more commonly found