Tag: abilify

Study Questions Risks of Using Abilify for Depression

Study Questions Using Abilify for Depression

Hundreds of lawsuits have been filed by people who became addicted to gambling as a result of taking the anti-psychotic medication Abilify (aripiprazole) for depression and other mood disorders.

/ August 17, 2017
Abilify Gambling Class Action Lawsuit

Abilify Lawsuits for Gambling Addiction Centralized in MDL

The label on Abilify in Canada and Europe warned about uncontrollable urges to gamble and have sex as early as 2012 — but Americans were not warned until last year.

/ June 23, 2017
Abilify Class Action Lawsuit

Master Complaint in Abilify MDL

Nearly 200 lawsuits involving people who became addicted to gambling and shopping while taking the mood-disorder drug Abilify (aripiprazole) are centralized in a Multi-District Litigation in Florida.

/ June 9, 2017
A woman who lost over $10,000 in four months as a result of a gambling addiction while taking the medication Abilify has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb for failing to warn about the risk.

Gambling Addict Who Lost $10,000 Files Abilify Lawsuit

A woman who lost over $10,000 in a 4-month gambling spree while taking the medication Abilify has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myers Squibb for failing to warn about the risk.

/ June 8, 2017
New Jersey Abilfy Lawsuit

Abilify Lawsuit Filed Over Gambling & Shopping Addiction

A woman who became addicted to gambling and shopping after taking Abilify (aripiprazole) has filed a lawsuit against Bristol-Myer Squibb for downplaying the risk, joining nearly 200 other lawsuits nationwide.

/ June 5, 2017

Bristol-Myers Squibb to Pay $19.5 Million Over Improper Marketing of Abilify

Bristol-Myers Squibb has agreed to pay $19.5 million to resolve allegations that the company made misleading representations to promote its blockbuster antipsychotic drug Abilify (generic: aripiprazole).

/ December 9, 2016
Abilify Lawsuits MDL

Abilify Lawsuits Centralized in MDL

Lawsuits filed by people who took the anti-psychotic drug Abilify (aripiprazole) and became addicted to gambling have been consolidated under one judge in Florida.

/ October 13, 2016

Label on Abilify Updated With Gambling Addiction Warnings

The new label will warn that patients on Abilify may not realize compulsive behaviors are unusual. Doctors should specifically ask about any new or intense urges to gamble, shop, eat, or have sex.

/ September 2, 2016

Compulsive Sex and Gambling Linked to Abilify, Says U.S. Food & Drug Administration

FDA warning links anti-psychotic drugs Abilify and Aristada with uncontrollable urges to eat, gamble, shop, and have sex.

/ May 4, 2016