Recently, issues were raised concerning the results of a clinical trial for the blood thinning drug Xarelto. It was discovered that a medical device used during the study was faulty and was later recalled. The effect this may have had on the study is especially concerning as more than 13 million prescriptions have been written for the drug nationwide.… Read More


Posted by Marilyn McGoldrick on Jan 22, 2015 1:54:00 PM The blood thinner Xarelto can lead to life-threatening uncontrollable internal bleeding. Currently, there is no reversal agent (antidote) to stop bleeding caused by Xarelto, and as a result many patients have suffered serious injuries. Below are the most recent updates in the ongoing Xarelto litigation… Read More


Posted by Marilyn McGoldrick on Dec 30, 2014 1:55:10 PM Patients taking the blood thinning medication Xarelto to prevent blood clots and strokes in patients with irregular heart rhythms have continued to experience uncontrollable bleeding and other serious side effects. Thornton Law Firm is currently filing claims on behalf of patients who have developed gastrointestinal bleeding, rectal… Read More


Posted by Marilyn McGoldrick on Oct 30, 2014 12:39:00 PM The Judicial Panel on MultiDistrict Litigation has been asked to certify a new MultiDistrict Litigation for the plaintiffs alleging injuries and death caused by prescription anticoagulant Xarelto. Since Xarelto was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2011, doctors and patients have been reporting… Read More