FDA Warns of the Dangers of DMAA (Dimethylamylamine)

The FDA has warned consumers not to take any dietary supplement containing the ingredient DMAA (dimethylamylamine, which goes by other names as well, listed below), which has been associated with numerous risks, including seizures, heart attack, and death. When asked … Continued

Alabama Court Rules Man Taking Generic Drug Can Sue Name Brand Manufacturer

Generic Drug Lawsuit

it seemed that people injured by generic drugs that lacked adequate labeling may have no right to compensation. On Friday January 11, though, the Alabama Supreme Court proposed a logical solution to the problem: people injured by generic drugs can sue the name brand manufacturer who is responsible for the inadequate label.

Transvaginal Mesh Problems

Transvaginal Mesh

Transvaginal mesh has become a symbol for all that is wrong with the current system for evaluating medical technology. The product was never thoroughly evaluated for use in pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Because of lax … Continued