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Man Claims Xarelto Caused Life-Threatening Internal Bleeding

In March 2016, a man filed a lawsuit against Xarelto’s manufacturers Bayer Healthcare and Johnson & Johnson, alleging that the blood thinner caused life-threatening complications.  In a complaint filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, Thomas Coe claims that he took Xarelto for ten months during 2013-2014 and subsequently...

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Louisiana Woman Dies Three Months After Taking Xarelto

The granddaughter of a Louisiana woman filed a wrongful death lawsuit accusing Xarelto manufacturers Bayer HealthCare and Johnson & Johnson of their failing to warn the public about the risks associated with the blood thinner. The plaintiff’s grandmother was prescribed Xarelto to treat a blood clot. Due to Xarelto’s failure to have a bleeding antidote,...
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Georgia Man Alleges Xarelto Caused Uncontrollable Brain Bleeding

A Georgia resident recently filed a lawsuit against the manufacturers of Xarelto in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana claiming that the blood thinner caused him to experience uncontrollable brain bleeding. The plaintiff began taking Xarelto in 2013 to treat atrial fibrillation, a common heart rhythm problem. However, the plaintiff...

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Xarelto Bellwether Trial Location Set

The location for the first bellwether trials in the Xarelto litigation has been set for the Eastern District of Louisiana—the location where all 550 Xarelto cases have been centralized to expedite pretrial proceedings in a multi-district litigation, or MDL. The Court’s Judge Eldon Fallon has recommended that 50 of those cases be selected for...

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