Elizabeth Bradley

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Lifelong consumer advocate. Pop culture nerd. Grammar evangelist. Wannabe organizer. Travel addict. Zombie fan.

Anti-HIV Drugs Linked to Birth Defects, FDA Warns

Anti-HIV Drugs Linked to Birth Defects, FDA Warns

The FDA is warning that serious defects like spina bifida occurred in babies born to women with HIV who were being treated with dolutegravir, an ingredient in Juluca, Tivicay, and Triumeq.

/ May 22, 2018
Lamictal Linked to Serious Immune System Disorder

Lamictal Linked to Serious Immune System Disorder

The FDA is warning that Lamictal (lamotrigine), a popular anti-seizure and bipolar disorder medication, can cause a life-threatening immune system disease called Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH).

/ April 25, 2018
Polaris Recalls Ranger XP Off-Road Vehicle for Injury Risk

Polaris Recalls Ranger XP Off-Road Vehicle for Injury Risk

Polaris Industries, of Medina, Minnesota is recalling about 10,900 Polaris Ranger XP recreational off-highway vehicles (ROVs) because the center seat belt bracket can separate from the frame.

/ April 24, 2018
Vital Essentials Frozen Dog Food Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Vital Essentials Frozen Dog Food Recalled for Salmonella Risk

Carnivore Meat Company has recalled two types of Vital Essentials frozen raw dog food because it may contain Salmonella, two months after recalling another product for the same reason.

/ April 18, 2018
Chopped Romaine Lettuce Linked to E. Coli Outbreak

Chopped Romaine Lettuce Linked to E. Coli Outbreak

An outbreak of E. coli has been linked to store-bought chopped romaine lettuce that was grown in Arizona and sold at grocery stores, restaurants, and Panera Bread.

/ April 16, 2018
FDA Restricts Sales of Essure Birth Control Implant

FDA Restricts Sales of Essure Birth Control Implant

The FDA restricted sales of Bayer's permanent sterilization birth control implant Essure after receiving more than 10,000 complaints.

/ April 11, 2018
2017 Can-Am Outlander ATVs Recalled for Crash Hazard

2017 Can-Am Outlander ATVs Recalled for Crash Hazard

BRP U.S. Inc., of Sturtevant, Wisconsin is recalling about 6,500 of the 2017 Can-Am Outlander and Outlander Max All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) because the steering shaft can break.

/ April 11, 2018
Günther Tulip® Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit

Meridian® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Alabama Man

A man who was injured by a Meridian® IVC Filter has filed an injury lawsuit against the manufacturer, C.R. Bard.

/ April 3, 2018
IVC Filter Lawsuit

Eclipse® IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed by Texas Woman

A woman who was injured by an Eclipse® IVC Filter has filed an injury lawsuit against the manufacturer, C.R. Bard.

/ April 3, 2018
Kidde Fire Alarms Recalled for Risk of Failure

Kidde Fire Alarms Recalled for Risk of Failure

Around half a million Kidde smoke alarms were recalled because a cap over one of the sensors may cause the alarm to fail to alert a consumer about a fire in their home.

/ March 28, 2018