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Accutane is a drug sold in the United States to combat severe facial acne, skin conditions and several cancers. The...

ACE inhibitors are a group of drugs designed to combat hypertension and congestive heart failure. ACE stands for...

Actiq is the solid formulation of the chemical compound known as fentanyl citrate. This drug is dissolved on the...

Actos is a once-popular oral diabetes medication that has since received significant scrutiny for its bevy of...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects one’s ability to focus and concentrate. In many cases...

AlloDerm is used in the United States across a broad spectrum of reconstructive and cosmetic surgical procedures....

The drug Zolpidem, commonly known as Ambien, is a prescription sleep aid which has received much media scrutiny and...

Anti-depressants are drugs used by individuals suffering from a variety of mental health issues including depression...

The Artelon Spacer is a medical device marketed by Small Bone Innovations, Inc. The device is used by those...

Exposure to asbestos is one of the leading causes of lung cancer in United States history. As early as 1918,...

Asbestosis is a respiratory disease that afflicts those who have been exposed to the mineral compound asbestos...

Avandia is a prescription drug designed to treat Type II diabetes. Manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the drug...

Avelox is the brand name of a popular broad-spectrum antibiotic known as Moxifoxacin. It has been the subject of...

The Bard Composix Kugel Mesh Hernia Repair Patch (Bard-Kugel Patch) is a medical device implanted in those patients...

Benlate is a chemical fungicide manufactured by DuPont and is used to kill fungus growing on commercial fruit and...

Benzene is an organic chemical compound found in crude oil and basic petrochemicals. The chemical is linked to a...

Benzocaine is a topical pain reliever and local anesthetic. It is also commonly found in cough drops. The drug has...

Beryllium is a mineral compound found in coal, oil, certain rocks, volcanic dust and soil. It is the second-lightest...

Many factors can give rise to a birth defect: genetic pre-disposition, environment and chromosomal abnormalities to...

Exposure to dangerous drugs has been linked to a host of birth defects in unsuspecting mothers. All-too often, birth...

Byetta is comprised of the drug Exenatide and is used to treat diabetes Mellitus Type 2. It is manufactured by...

The Calaxo Bone Screw is a medical device designed to promote bone growth and density. The device has endured...

Unspeakably, many cancer patients have found themselves without medical insurance due to provisions in many policies...

Celebrex is an oral medication used to treat muscular pain and swelling. It is particularly helpful in patients...

CellCept is an immunosuppressant drug used as an anti-rejection mechanism after organ transplantation. It is...

Cerebral Palsy is a condition of the nervous system affecting movement, learning, hearing, seeing and cognitive...

The Cordis-Cypher stent is a medical device surgically implanted in angioplasty patients to help keep arteries open...

Crestor is an oral prescription medication used to treat and lower “bad” cholesterol when taken with a proper diet...

Attorneys are investigating claims against government contractors that are defrauding the government. People who...

British Petroleum's oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has harmed millions of people in the states surrounding the Gulf...