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Remicade, Acetaminophen Linked to Most Reports of Liver Injury in 2011

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According to a recent report that summarizes adverse events associated with prescription medications, the arthritis drug Remicade and painkiller acetaminophen, which is the active ingredient in Tylenol, were the medications most commonly associated with reports of severe liver problems.…

Humira Lawsuits

Potential side effects of Humira may increase the risk of serious and potentially life-threatening injuries, including fungal infections and cancers, as well as a possible risk of permanent nerve damage that may result in multiple sclerosis, transverse myelitis, optic neuritis, neuropathy or other problems.…

TNF Blockers Receive Black Box Warning About Risk of Childhood Cancer

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The FDA announced Tuesday that a new “Black Box” warning will be required on Remicade, Enbrel, Humira, Cimzia and Simponi about an increased risk risks of cancer in children. All of the medications fall under the classification of TNF blockers, which are used to treat inflammatory diseases such as arthritis and Crohn’s disease.…

Remicade Lawsuits

The arthritis drug Remicade has been linked to a number of serious and potentially life threatening injuries. In September 2008, stronger warnings were added about an increased risk of invasive fungal infections.…