June 7, 2024

GlaxoSmithKline & Pfizer Must Face Zantac Cancer Cases From About 75,000 Consumers in Delaware

GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and other drugmakers must face trials in the State court in Delaware after a judge found evidence backing up claims the companies’ former Zantac heartburn drug causes cancer to be legitimate.
June 7, 2024

Study Examines Prescribing Patterns of Drug Associated With Cognitive Impairment

Many adults with diabetes and the associated complication of peripheral neuropathy, which can be painful as well as harmful, are often prescribed drugs at doses and for durations that could impose an increased risk of cognitive impairment.
May 31, 2024

Antidepressant Prescriptions Soar Among UK Children

New figures suggest nearly 500,000 antidepressant prescriptions are being given to children in the UK each year, with only one in four having visited a child psychiatrist before they were given the pills.
May 24, 2024

Vaccine Trial Patient Files First US Lawsuit Against AstraZeneca

An American woman who took part in the US clinical trial of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is suing the company, claiming it left her “permanently disabled.”
May 10, 2024

Pharmaceutical Giants Knowingly Sold HIV-Infected Treatment to UK National Health Service

Pharmaceutical companies knowingly sold a treatment infected with HIV to the UK’s National Health Service, The Telegraph has revealed.
May 3, 2024

Dementia Treatments Linked With Serious Side Effects

Several antipsychotic treatments given to patients with dementia have been linked to serious side effects including heart failure, a new study has found.
April 26, 2024

Prescription Drugs Are the Leading Cause of Death

Prescription drugs are the leading cause of death, and psychiatric drugs are the third leading cause of death.
April 26, 2024

How Pfizer Completely Dodged United States Corporate Income Tax in 2023

In 2023, Pfizer made more than $27 billion in revenue in the United States but paid zero federal income tax.