Lipitor and Other Statins Cause and Effect Relationship with Onset of Diabetes

Dr. Eric Topol is a cardiologist with the Scripps Clinic and a recognized pioneer in the field of cardiovascular medicine.  For fourteen years, he ran the Cleveland Health Clinic, has authored over 1100 articles and 30 books, and was a founder of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. An OP Ed article he wrote [...]

August 28th, 2013|Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Lipitor|Comments Off on Lipitor and Other Statins Cause and Effect Relationship with Onset of Diabetes

Lipitor Diabetes Suits Grow as Pfizer Settles Old Charges

Faced with a growing number of suits due to the relationship confirmed by medical studies of new onset diabetes in postmenopausal women taking statins including Lipitor, Pfizer confronted two more deteriorating situations at the end of July, declining revenues, and criminal charges leading to a plea. On July 30, 2013, the Justice department announced a [...]

August 5th, 2013|Drug and Medical Device Litigation, Lipitor|Comments Off on Lipitor Diabetes Suits Grow as Pfizer Settles Old Charges