Monthly Archives: May 2008

Eli Lilly Zyprexa diabetes cases

Eli Lilly Settles Zyprexa/Diabetes Cases for $690 Million On June 15, 2005, Eli Lilly & Co., the manufacturer of the antipsychotic drug Zyprexa, settled an estimated 8,000 lawsuits pending in the United States concerning its alleged failure to warn about the risk of Zyprexa causing diabetes. The company agreed to […]

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Wesbecker Product Liability Case Against Eli Lilly

In the early 1990s Dr. Breggin was selected to be the scientific and medical expert for all of the more than 100 combined Prozac-related cases brought against the manufacturer, Eli Lilly and Company (makers of Prozac®). Dr. Breggin was asked to evaluate for the plaintiffs the scientific basis for the […]

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Psychiatric Drugs

 Psychiatric medications Books by Dr. Breggin on psychiatric drugs: Nearly all of Dr. Breggin’s books deal with psychiatric medications.  They attempt to demonstrate that these psychoactive substances too often do more harm than good and that better alternatives are available.  At the same time, they provide critical evaluations of contemporary […]

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