Dangerous Drugs List | Defective Drugs in Harris County | Houston Drug Lawsuit Lawyer | Drug Recall Attorney

Houston Products Liability attorneys and law firms are experienced and capable in all areas of Products Liability law.  This includes filing a claim against Pharmaceutical companies for the dangerous drugs that they put into the stream of commerce.  Over the past decade, there has been an increas in both dangerous drugs on the market and the litigation that has followed.  Below is a list of common dangerous drugs that have caused injuries to Texas residents. If you or a loved on has been affected by one of the following, it is advisable to contact a Houston TX products liability lawyer today.

Accutane,a drug used to treat sever acne, has been linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and Crohn's Disease, according to research conducted at the University of North Carolina.

Baycol - Has been linked to fatal forms of rhabdomyolysis, which caused the deaths of several patients while taking Baycol.

Bextra -  May cause heart attack, stroke and Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Celebrex - Has been found to cause death, heart attack, heart condition, brain condition or strokes

Crestor -  May cause kidney conditions or Rhabdomyolysis

Darvon and Darvocet -  can contribute to dangerous heart rhythm problems and may induce sudden death

Ephedra - May cause death, a brain condition, a heart condition, organ failure or strokes

FenPhen - shown to cause potentially fatal pulmonary hypertension and heart valve problems

Fosamax - could lead to loss of jaw function, pain, tooth loss, exposed bone, and disfigurement.

Herbalife - has been linked to primary pulmonary hypertension, hepatitis and other liver diseases, and even death.

Hydroxycut -  issues include seizures, cardiovascular disorders, and rhabdomoylysis.

Kugal Mesh Patch - Can cause Intense abdominal pain, Bowel perforation, Intestinal fistulae, or abnormal passages between intestines.

Levitra - sudden loss of vision in one eye, impaired color perception, or blurred vision, sudden loss of hearing, tinnitus, or dizziness, erections that last for excessive periods of time ("priapism"), and a sudden drop in blood pressure, which can lead to fainting, heart attack, or stroke.

Lipokinetix -symptoms include nausea, weakness or fatigue, fever, abdominal pain or change in skin color. Lipokinetix has also been associated with serious liver damage.

Lotronex -  has been found to cause bowel dysfunction
Meridia - May cause death, bleeding disorders, brain condition, heart condition, organ failure or stroke
Metabolife - May cause death, brain condition, heart condition, organ failure or stroke
Ortho Evra - increases a woman''s risk of developing a blood clot.

OxyContin - painkiller with high possibility of addiction

Paxil - can increase the likelihood of life-threatening birth defects such as heart and lung defects.

Prempro and Premarin -May cause brain condition, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, heart condition or stroke.
Reglan - has been linked to a serious neurological syndrome called tardive dyskinesia

Rezulin - can cause liver failure, in addition to Diarrhea, Pharyngitis, Rhinitis, Peripheral Edema, Asthenia, Urinary Tract Infection.

Serevent - May cause difficulty breathing, wheezing, dizziness, giddiness, fast heartbeat, palpitations, chest pain, skin rash, hives, swelling of the face, coughing, diarrhea, headache, muscle cramps and pains, nausea, vomiting, nervousness, sore throat, stomach ache, stuffy nose, tiredness.
Seroquel - has been linked to diabetes, high blood sugar, death in elderly people with dementia, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (NMS), and Tardive Dyskinesia.

Serzone - liver effects of Serzone range from asymptomatic reversible increases in serum transaminase to cases of liver failure resulting in transplant or death.

Strattera - Strattera has recently been found to cause heart attacks in its users, adults and children alike.

Tequin - has been linked to deaths in addition to several diabetic conditions, including hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia.

Trasylol - responsible for increased death rates and kidney failure among cardiac surgery patients.

Thimerosal -reports have surfaced linking thimerosal to mercury poisoning in infants often causing autism.

Topamax and Topiramate - linked to the development of cleft lip, cleft palate, and genital malformations in newborn babies

Tysabri - significant liver injury, including markedly elevated serum hepatic enzymes and elevated total bilirubin

Viagra - sudden loss of vision in one eye, impaired color perception, or blurred vision sudden loss of hearing, tinnitus, or dizziness, erections that last for excessive periods of time ("priapism"), and a sudden drop in blood pressure, which can lead to fainting, heart attack, or stroke.

Yaz and Yasmin - can result in blood clots, heart attacks, strokes, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism

Zocor - May cause liver condition, Rhabdomyolysis or seizures
Zelnorm - has been found to cause severe chest pain, shortness of breath, sudden onset of weakness of walking or talking or any other systems of a heart attack or stroke.

All of the above drugs, have at one time or another, been sold from these outlets:

Houston Area Drugstores
6360 San Felipe St
Houston, TX 77057
5200 Westheimer
Houston, TX 77056
510 Chimney Rock Rd
Houston, TX 77056
3210 Hillcroft Street
Houston, TX 77057
9600 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77063
3900 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77027
8098 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77063
8800 Richmond Avenue
Houston, TX 77063
6730 Hillcroft St
Houston, TX 77081

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