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Xarelto Bellwether Trials Delayed, First Case Set to Begin April 24

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The first bellwether Xarelto trial has been delayed by a federal judge, and will now begin in late April, with additional cases set to begin in May, June and July involving allegations that the controversial anticoagulant caused severe and uncontrollable bleeding problems.…

Pradaxa Internal Bleeding Lawsuit

  • Written by: Austin Kirk

The new blood thinner Pradaxa has been linked to an increased risk of serious and potentially life-threatening bleeding, leading many to question its safety. PRADAXA LAWSUIT STATUS: In May 2014, Boehringer Ingelheim and attorneys for plaintiffs reached a Pradaxa settlement agreement for $650 million, which would resolve about 4,000 Pradaxa bleeding lawsuits.…