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Invega and Gynecomastia, Other Side Effects

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Invega (paliperidone) to treat patients with schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. Invega works by altering the levels...

Lawsuit Claims Prescription Drug Abilify Caused Costly Compulsive Behaviors

In a recently filed personal injury lawsuit, a woman from Fall River, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, woman claims she was harmed by the prescription drug Abilify...
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Epilepsy Drug Dilantin and SJS/TEN, Blindness

For decades, the drug Dilantin (phenyoin) has been used to treat patients who suffer from epilepsy. It is frequently administered in a chewable form,...


FDA Orders Stronger Warnings for Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on July 25 that it has signed off on safety labeling changes for the fluoroquinolone class of...