Navigation Links
Judge Nullifies Verdict in Diabetes Drug Case
Date:5/1/2013

DEERFIELD, Ill., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. announced today that in the case of Jack Cooper , et al. v. Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc., et al., No. CGC-12-518535, the judge granted Takeda's motion for non-suit. The ruling nullifies the jury's April 26 verdict, which had awarded plaintiffs $6.5 million in damages. The trial began in February.

"We have empathy for Mr. Cooper and his family, but agree with the court's finding. In granting the motion, the judge ruled that the plaintiffs failed to offer any reliable evidence that Mr. Cooper's disease was caused by ACTOS (pioglitazone HC1)," said Kenneth D. Greisman , senior vice president, general counsel, Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

Takeda is confident in the therapeutic benefits of ACTOS and its importance as a treatment for type 2 diabetes.

"Patient safety is a critical priority for Takeda," said Greisman. "We plan to vigorously defend the company against future lawsuits involving ACTOS."

Indication for ACTOS

ACTOS (pioglitazone) is a prescription medicine used with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar (glucose) control in adults with type 2 diabetes. ACTOS is not for the treatment of type 1 "juvenile" diabetes or diabetic ketoacidosis (increased ketones in blood or urine).

Important Safety Information

WARNING: HEART FAILURE

ACTOS can cause or worsen heart failure. ACTOS can cause the body to keep extra fluid (fluid retention), which leads to swelling (edema) and weight gain. Extra body fluid can make some heart problems worse or lead to heart failure. Heart failure means the heart does not pump blood well enough. Patients should not take ACTOS if they have severe heart failure. If patients have heart failure with symptoms such as shortness of breath or swelling
'/>"/>

SOURCE Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. AUL says New York Judges Ruling Allows Big Abortion to Gamble with Young Girls Health
2. Arizona Judge Rules That Arizona Medical Marijuana Law is Constitutional
3. Judge Upholds $3.3 Million Judgment In Favor of Fox Insurance Company Against Former Pharmacy Benefit Manager
4. Takeda Responds to Verdict in Diabetes Drug Case
5. DePuy Settlement News: J&J Wins Major Verdict In Illinois Trial
6. Volcano Announces Previous St. Jude Medical Products Infringe Volcano Patent and Jury Verdicts in Patent Trials with St. Jude Medical
7. Federal Appeals Court Upholds Fraud Verdict Against Cornell University Medical School For Misuse Of NIH Aids Funding
8. Hologic Announces Verdict In Patent Infringement Suit
9. Coloplast Wins Patent Infringement Verdict Against Generic Medical Devices, Inc.
10. $78.5 Million Jury Verdict In Philadelphia Birth Injury Case
11. The Importance of Emergency Preparedness: Lilly Diabetes and the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) Help Prep People with Diabetes for Emergencies - Big or Small
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Russell Williams , President ... (Rx&D), welcomes the 2015-2016 Quebec Budget, noting the fiscal ... the biopharmaceutical industry. However, the association is concerned about ... commend the government,s intent to strive for a balanced ... promote Quebec,s economic development is ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Biopharmaceutical Industry Leads Manufacturing Sector in ... on top as the country,s manufacturing leader in innovation ... ndp│analytics. According to the  analysis , the industry had ... last decade, accounting for 27 percent of average annual ... Short Video on Medicare Part D - Medicare ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... , March 27, 2015 The Temple Health ... April to a 5,000-square-foot building at 1802 South First St. ... area designated by the City of Temple ... & White and the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, ... laboratory space to early stage biotechnology and life science companies. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Quebec 2015-2016 Budget: Rx&D welcomes fiscal discipline and biopharma working group, but the decrease in government spending on medicines is questioned 2Quebec 2015-2016 Budget: Rx&D welcomes fiscal discipline and biopharma working group, but the decrease in government spending on medicines is questioned 3Week in Review: The Latest from PhRMA 2Temple Health & Bioscience District Relocates, Offers Office And Lab Space To Biotech Companies 2
... teleconference to release report with ITPC. Kim says,foundations laid ... had to,build comprehensive health systems in the poorest settings.", ... ,The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC), a group of ... its fifth,report on scale up of AIDS services: Missing ...
... BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 27 Kinex Pharmaceuticals LLC,announced ... Phase 1 human,testing. The study is entitled "A ... 1 study to evaluate safety, tolerability,and pharmacokinetics of ... to conventional therapies". The drug belongs to an ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Analysis from 14 Countries Identifies Drug Access Priorities to Achieve 2010 AIDS Treatment Target 2New Analysis from 14 Countries Identifies Drug Access Priorities to Achieve 2010 AIDS Treatment Target 3New Analysis from 14 Countries Identifies Drug Access Priorities to Achieve 2010 AIDS Treatment Target 4First Patient Dosed with KX2-391 in Phase 1 Clinical Trial 2
(Date:3/27/2015)... Tampa, FL (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 Florida ... Bay Storm as the team’s exclusive health care provider for ... care provider, Florida Hospital provides medical care and an athletic ... Bay Storm will kick off its season against the Cleveland ... , “This partnership is extremely important to us as ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 First Choice ... today. The new facility is located 12665 W Lake Houston ... a resident of Summerwood, I look forward to delivering the ... Dr. Sowell, Facility Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room ... Emergency Room made a donation to Summer Creek High School ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... March 27, 2015 Top medical tourism ... patients travel to the Dominican Republic to benefit from ... clinic is turning the medical tourism industry upside-down and ... — with trustworthy services becoming the central influence. ... plastic surgeon. Patients are not only attracted to low-cost ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... California (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 ... Entertainment’s EcoLuxe Lounge in the Stardust Penthouse on ... Debbie Durkin, Los Angeles’ leading sustainable product TV ... behind this unforgettable day-long event, which featured some ... and ecologically sound products and services. , “We ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 27, 2015 ... Landscape – Germany” is an essential source of ... and reimbursement landscape in Germany. Germany’s increasingly elderly ... drivers of its pharmaceutical market. In 2013, the ... expected to increase at Compound Annual Growth Rate ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Florida Hospital Is Kicking off the 2015 Season as the Exclusive Health Care Provider for the Tampa Bay Storm 2Health News:Florida Hospital Is Kicking off the 2015 Season as the Exclusive Health Care Provider for the Tampa Bay Storm 3Health News:First Choice Emergency Room Opens New Facility in Houston, Texas 2Health News:Dominican Republic Plastic Surgery Provider Turning Medical Tourism Upside-Down 2Health News:Dominican Republic Plastic Surgery Provider Turning Medical Tourism Upside-Down 3Health News:Choices Recovery Releases 'Salute to the Oscars' EcoLuxe Lounge Compilation Video 2Health News:Germany Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Germany Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Germany Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape Market Research Report Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4
... 27 Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (NYSE: IMA ... of their health at home through the merger of rapid ... the quarter ended March 31, 2009.In the first quarter of ... to net revenue of $372.2 million in the first quarter ...
... Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals announced today that the ... (20% Urea) Foam to its core Dermatology and ... Approval in December 2002 and is patented through ... Medimetriks, plan to commercialize patent-protected therapies that offer ...
... Centers to Encourage Preventive Care , ... Mountain View, CA and San ... industry leader in personal genetics, and Palomar Pomerado Health (PPH), ... be offering the 23andMe Personal Genome Service for sale to San Diegans ...
... PLC Systems Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PLCSF) announced today that ... results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009 before ... plans to host a conference call to discuss those results ... may be joined via telephone by dialing (866) 825-1708 or ...
... Economics Research Institute (HERI) is actively pursuing research ... U.S. health care delivery system through market-based solutions. ... ways to organize and finance the system in ... HERI,s chair, said, "We are interested in identifying ...
... urges health professionals to help reduce consumer confusionWASHINGTON, April ... June issue of the Journal of Nutrition ... stop demonizing high fructose corn syrup as the culprit ... fructose corn syrup,s impact on the American diet. "The ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 2Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 3Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 4Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 5Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 6Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 7Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 8Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 9Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 10Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 11Health News:Inverness Medical Innovations Announces First Quarter 2009 Results 12Health News:Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals Launches Two New Prescription Brands 2Health News:Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals Launches Two New Prescription Brands 3Health News:23andMe and Palomar Pomerado Health Partner to Give PPH Members Access to Their Genetic Information 2Health News:23andMe and Palomar Pomerado Health Partner to Give PPH Members Access to Their Genetic Information 3Health News:23andMe and Palomar Pomerado Health Partner to Give PPH Members Access to Their Genetic Information 4Health News:Health Economics Research Institute Call for Proposals--Improving Healthcare Through Market Solutions 2Health News:Experts Lay to Rest Long-Held Misconceptions About High Fructose Corn Syrup at ILSI-USDA Workshop 2Health News:Experts Lay to Rest Long-Held Misconceptions About High Fructose Corn Syrup at ILSI-USDA Workshop 3
... developer of laser diagnostics for ophthalmic applications, ... Tomograph 3 (HRT3), a newly-enhanced version of ... and management of glaucoma. ,Like its predecessor, ... a topographical image of a patients optic ...
The NIAGARA Thermal Retention System (TRS) maintains the temperature of prewarmed irrigation fluid continuously as it is delivered through the Corson®, Surgiflex® WAVE™, or Surgiflex D...
... Fr Sur-Catch NT stone retrieval basket raises proven ... Its unique paired wire design and multi-sizing basket ... needs of each patient and procedure. Its ... use with the DURTM-8 Elite Ureteroscope and its ...
The Surgiflex WAVE XP couples the state-of-the-art Surgiflex WAVE Probe with the convenience of a truly portable battery-powered pump....
Medicine Products: