Drugmakers Oppose Separate Opioid Case for Addicted Children

Narcotics Possession in New Orleans

source : Bloomberg News Companies making and distributing opioid painkillers opposed a proposal to separate lawsuits filed on behalf of addicted babies from local governments’ cases aimed at recouping costs of battling the public-health crisis spawned by the drugs. Attorneys for thousands of babies born to opioid addicts asked a panel of federal judges Thursday…

Is Price Gouging Common in the Pharmacy Industry?

Narcotics Possession in New Orleans

A pharmacy company has come under fire after a long-standing cancer medication’s price increased by 1,500 percent in the last four years. The drug, originally known as CeeNU, has no generic alternative and was originally priced at $50 a pill. The price increase comes after a change in ownership. The original owner sold the medication…

Taxotere Lawsuits


Martzell Bickford & Centola is currently screening Taxotere (docetaxel) cases. Taxotere, a chemotherapy drug used to treat breast cancer, has been linked to permanent hair loss. Approximately 9 percent of breast cancer survivors who took Taxotere have suffered alopecia for a decade or more. Sanofi, the manufacturer of Taxotere, has been alleged to have known of…

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