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Monthly Archives: July 2008

A very rare lawsuit is filed in Michigan over Digitek

Posted in Misc. Drugs

Under Governor John Engler, Michigan passed a one-of-a-kind law that prevents individuals from suing the manufacturers of dangerous drugs in almost all situations.  Governor Engler’s reward for passing that legislation was a cush job as the head of the National Association of Manufacturers. (NAM)  NAM and the pharmaceutical industry think that Michigan’s law is a… Continue Reading

A Federal Digitek Lawsuit was Filed in West Virginia

Posted in Misc. Drugs

One of the distributors of Digitek is a company called Mylan Pharmaceuticals.  They’re headquartered in West Virginia, and have just been sued in West Virginia by an Ohio resident names Joe Supinski.  He took some of the “double-dose” Digitek pills, and suffered from "visual changes, bright spots, halos, blurred vision, palpitations, dizziness, nausea, cold sweats,… Continue Reading