Hepatitis A from Food

Hepatitis A Injuries from Contaminated Food - June 2, 2017

Hepatitis A is a viral infection that affects the liver and can occur from consuming contaminated food. Hepatitis A can be a self limited disease process or a more serious liver injury. If you or a loved one believe they acquired Hepatitis A from consuming contaminated food, it is possible that you may have a legal case. Please contact attorney Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144 for a free evaluation.

Hilo Fish Company issues mainland recall after hepatitis A found in frozen tuna (June 2, 2017)

Injuries from Reverse Shoulder Implants - March 29, 2017

Certain implants have been subject to a recall: Zimmer Biomet Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder System Humeral Tray Model 115340 manufactured from 2008-2011 and distributed between 2008 and 2015. These devices used in shoulder surgery such as in rotator cuff tears have been failing at an increased rate requiring revision surgeries and causing other injuries.

If you or a loved one believe they have been harmed by this medical device, please contact experience mass tort attorney Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144 for a free consultation.

Reverse Shoulder Implant Injuries

Talc Powder and Ovarian Cancer - November 14, 2016

Have you been diagnosed with ovarian cancer after using a talc based powder? Medical studies have shown an increased risk of ovarian cancer in individuals who have used talc based powders in their daily hygiene routine. There have been recent successful trial verdicts for individuals who have developed ovarian cancer after long term use of talc based powder hygiene products.

If you or a loved one have developed ovarian cancer after using these products, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144 for a free consultation.

Reactivation of Hepatitis B after Hepatitis C Treatment - October 13, 2016

Hepatitis C drugs may reactivate hepatitis B viral infections FDA warns: The Food and Drug Administration has recently reported an association between patients taking hepatitis C medications (Harvoni for example) and sometimes fatal reactivation of hepatitis B infections – hepatitis B is another serious form of hepatitis. The FDA has reported that 24 cases of hepatitis B reactivation have occurred in patients taking hepatitis C medications. Of these 24 cases, two patients died and one needed a liver transplant. If you or a loved one believe you have experienced the serious complication of hepatitis B reactivation after taking hepatitis C medications such as Harvoni, please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144.

Abilify - September 4, 2016

There have been reports of a psychiatric medication Abilify, also known as Aripiprazole, being associated with uncontrolled, also known as compulsive, gambling behavior. If you or a loved one has suffered gambling losses while taking Abilify, please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144.

Taxotere - September 4, 2016

There have been reports of permanent hair loss due to the use of the chemotherapy medication Taxotere, which is also known as Docetaxel. If you or a loved one has suffered permanent hair loss after taking Taxotere, please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144.

Depuy Pinnacle Hips - September 4, 2016

There have been reports of failures of the metal on metal hip prosthesis known as Depuy Pinnacle Hips. If you believe you were injured by the Depuy Pinnacle hip device, you may have the right to pursue compensation. Injuries include the need for revision surgery of the hip joint and metallosis. Please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email with our form or call (530) 297-1144.

Stryker Rejuvenate hip system/Stryker ABG II hip system - November 6, 2014

There have been reports of serious problems/injuries associated with these metal on metal hip implants, which led to a recall of these devices in 2012. These problems and injuries include loosening of the hip implants and metallosis leading to premature failure and the need for revision surgery. If you believe you have experienced such injuries, please contact contact California attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff by email or at (530) 297-1144 for an evaluation of your potential legal claim.

Diabetes Medication Actos and Bladder Cancer - April 11, 2014

The diabetes medication Actos has been linked to bladder cancer. If you developed bladder cancer after taking Actos and you are a non-smoker, please call attorney Dr. Lawrence Paikoff for an evaluation of a potential legal claim against the drug's manufacturer. Dr. Paikoff has extensive experience as an attorney in pharmaceutical litigation and is also a board certified internal medicine physician very familiar with diabetes and medications used in diabetes treatment. Please contact attorney-physician Dr. Lawrence Paikoff at (530) 297-1144 for a free evaluation.

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