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FDA Alert – Z-Max Antibiotic May Affect Heart Rythym Fatally

*An FDA Alert! – The FDA is warning the public that azithromycin (Zithromax or Zmax) can cause abnormal changes in the electrical activity of the heart that may lead to a potentially fatal irregular heart rhythm. Patients at particular risk for developing this condition include those with known risk factors such as existing QT interval…

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Urgent Consumer Alert: Mirena IUD Failure Causes Real Harm!

The Cartwright Law Firm is issuing this urgent consumer alert regarding a contraceptive device known as the Mirena IUD. The device, manufactured by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and is used by more than 2 million women in the United States, was originally approved by the FDA in 2000 for contraception, and later as a treatment…

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Fungal Meningitis Outbreak – Critical Issue!

Consumer Alert! The Cartwright Law Firm wishes to alert the public to an urgent health issue, as announced by both the Center for Disease Control and the FDA. An outbreak of a fungal form of meningitis, linked to an injectable steroid preparation for epidural use, has been linked to a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts. As…

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