Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Seroquel Up Next: Litigation Ahead

Many claim that the effects of Seroquel are similar to Zyprexa's. AstraZeneca informs that nearly 10,000 people in the U.S. have filed suit.

The claims assert failure to warn, including severe weight gain and the onset of Type 2 Diabetes. Many of the assert that there were numerous instances of off label use.

Predictably, a rep. for the drugmaker said "here are no defects in Seroquel." Go here.