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Hiring an Experienced Mass Tort Lawyer For Your Byetta Pancreatic Cancer Lawsuit

Have you or a loved one been recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer? If so, you are not alone. According to the National Cancer Institute, more than 45,000 people are expected to be diagnosed with the disease this year. Unfortunately, some of those cases may turn out to be connected to diabetes medications like Byetta. Should […]

FDA Evaluating Link Between Byetta and Pancreatic Cancer

In March of this year, the Food and Drug Administration released the following safety alert: “Incretin Mimetic Drugs for Type 2 Diabetes: Early Communication – Reports of Possible Increased Risk of Pancreatitis and Pre-cancerous Findings of the Pancreas.” The FDA reports that it is evaluating academic research that links these drugs with the elevated risk […]

Byetta May Increase Risk of Pancreatic Cancer

A recent study by the Larry L. Hillblom Islet Research Center at the University of California in Los Angeles has found that persons with type 2 diabetes who take Byetta (also known as exenatide) to control their blood-sugar levels may be at greater risk of developing pancreatic cancer. The study uncovered evidence of precancerous changes […]

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