Alleged “Off-Label” Zofran (ondansetron) Promotion Left Many Women in the Dark Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline (“GSK”) has come under fire in recent months for its alleged “off-label” promotion of anti-nausea medication Zofran (ondansetron) for use by pregnant women, despite the drug never having been deemed safe for expectant mothers. Zofran (ondansetron), when taken during the first […]Zofran-Linked Birth Defects Found Across the Country
Zofran-Linked Birth Defects Found Across the Country Zofran (ondansetron), an anti-nausea drug that is FDA-approved for use by chemotherapy, radiation, and organ transplant patients, has never been approved or tested for safe use by pregnant women. The drug’s manufacturers, however, have promoted the drug “off-label,” (which means prescribed for a use that is not approved […]Zofran Blamed for Allegedly Causing Cleft Palate, New Lawsuit Says
Zofran Blamed for Allegedly Causing Cleft Palate, New Lawsuit Says Another lawsuit has been filed against GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) over the side effects of their popular anti-nausea medication Zofran (ondansetron). Filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana, the Marlenne family is alleging that GSK’s Zofran (ondansetron), which mother Pam took during pregnancy […]GlaxoSmithKline’s Zofran (ondansetron) to Blame for Birth Defects in Two New Lawsuits
GlaxoSmithKline’s Zofran (ondansetron) to Blame for Birth Defects in Two New Lawsuits Two mothers have filed product liability lawsuits against drug giant GlaxoSmithKline in mid-February 2015, both alleging that the anti-nausea medication Zofran (ondansetron), which they both took during their respective pregnancies to combat morning sickness, was to blame for the severe birth defects their […]Your Baby’s Health: Is it Worth the Risk?
Your Baby’s Health: Is it Worth the Risk? A study published by the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology in December 2014 sheds a bright light on the risks pregnant women face if they choose to take the popular anti-nausea medication Zofran (ondansetron) to help ease their morning sickness symptoms. Dr. Gideon Koren, affiliated with The […]Zofran’s Risks May Not Be Worth the Relief
Zofran’s Risks May Not Be Worth the Relief GlaxoSmithKline’s powerful anti-nausea medication Zofran, approved only for patients undergoing chemotherapy or recovering from surgery, has been prescribed in an off-label manner by doctors to pregnant women to alleviate morning sickness symptoms—but at an enormous price. Concern is mounting over the increased number of prescriptions doctors are […]What Should I Know About Zofran?
What Should I Know About Zofran? Beth Graham speaking about Zofran and the patients that were prescribed the drug, including mothers that were given Zofran for morning sickness.What Are The Birth Defects that Zofran has Caused?
What Are The Birth Defects that Zofran has Caused? Beth Graham speaking about the birth defects that Zofran has caused to infants. Contact us if your child has had birth defects due to taking Zofran.I Took Zofran And My Baby Has a Birth Defect
I Took Zofran And My Baby Has a Birth Defect Beth Graham speaking about Zofran and its relation to infants’ birth defects. Contact one of our attorneys to protect your child’s rights.What Are My Options After Taking Zofran?
What Are My Options After Taking Zofran? Beth Graham discussing Zofran and speaking about the illegal marketing of the drug. We are urging moms to contact us if they have been taking the drug Zofran.
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