MEDICATIONS…DRUGS….PHARMACEUTICALS….ARE ALWAYS IN THE NEWS

Drugs are always in the news! There is Vioxx, and Celebrex, and the hormone-replacement drug Prempro, and the birth-control patch Ortho Evra and on and on and on. In the last few days the following articles have appeared in the media:

o FDA’s Position on New Drugs May Hurt Merck’s Arcoxia Bid

o Big Pharma’s Achilles’ Heel

o Amgen’s Star Fades Amid Safety Questions

o Doctors: Arthritis Drug Arcoxia Risky Too

o FDA Says Bladder Drug Needs Child Warnings

o FDA Is Asked to Halt Celebrex Ad

o FDA Targets Unapproved Nausea Drugs

o Experts: New Merck Drug Won’t Get OK

Dan Frith

Dan Frith

Dan Frith has over 25 years of experience representing individuals and families in cases of medical malpractice throughout Virginia. He has been named "Best Medical Malpractice Attorney" by Roanoker Magazine and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To speak with Dan, contact him by email at dfrith@frithlawfirm.com.