Testosterone Cases Moving Forward in the Courts
FDA Announces New Testosterone Warnings
As plaintiffs in testosterone lawsuits wait for the testosterone side effect litigation to move forward, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced it has approved new labeling changes that will affect all prescription …
Androgel Bellwether Trial Date in June 2017 “Set in Stone,” Judge Maintains – https://t.co/BjnN0T1EVW
— Lawsuit Update (@lawsuit_update) November 29, 2016
Androgel Lawsuits Scheduled for Trial in 2017
The first Androgel lawsuit that will be heard was filed by plaintiff Jeffrey Konrad. His lawsuit alleges that the testosterone therapy caused a myocardial infarction.
Konrad started using Androgel in May 2010 after being diagnosed with hypogonadism.
Testosterone MDL Judge Determines Schedule for Bellwether Trials
All federally filed testosterone-replacement lawsuits were consolidated into the Northern District of Illinois in June 2014.
Since then, the parties have been working toward selecting a small number of cases to serve as the initial bellwether trials …
Testosterone Class Action Lawsuit Targets Herbal Supplements
On May 15, 2014, three men who live in California and Delaware filed a testosterone class action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.
The lawsuit names as defendants the nutritional supplement chain GNC, as well as a …
TWi Pharmaceuticals settles lawsuit regarding its generic version of AndroGel 1.62% Product https://t.co/uA7s9fxVoF
— Pharmacutical Daily (@PharmacDaily) November 22, 2016
Belgian AndroGel Manufacturer Attempts to Duck Testosterone Lawsuits
Chicago, IL A manufacturer of a testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) based in Belgium recently petitioned to escape a testosterone lawsuit, given that the pharmaceutical company has little exposure, knowledge or influence over the US market.
Testosterone Heart Attack, Blood Clot Bellwether Trials Set
Eight lawsuits that allege testosterone drugs caused heart attacks and blood clots will be heading to trial in 2017, according to court documents.
In August 2016, U.S. District Judge Matthew Kennelley signed an order selecting four heart attack and …
Testosterone Bellwether Trials Chosen
Chicago, IL For the men who filed testosterone lawsuits alleging they suffered serious side effects as a result of testosterone therapy, news that litigation is moving forward will be welcomed. Eight bellwether cases have been chosen and an initial … Full article
A New Canadian Testosterone Study Is a Catch-22
Toronto, ON While many a testosterone lawsuit claim that testosterone supplements foster testosterone stroke and testosterone heart attack, a recent Canadian study out of the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center in Toronto suggests that testosterone …
Study Suggests Link between Testosterone and Calcification
Calcification, in turn, has been linked to an increased risk of arterial blockages and heart attacks, further suggesting that testosterone could be linked to an increased risk of heart attacks. Lawsuits have been filed in the United States, alleging …
Generic Testosterone Manufacturers Face Lawsuits
U.S. District Judge Matthew Kennelly is currently overseeing more than 3,500 lawsuits involving testosterone products like Androgel, Axiron, Testim and Androderm.
These products, which were initially approved by the FDA to treat low testosterone caused …
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