An Oklahoma judge has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay $572 million after determining
Many people take more than one prescription drug, but a recent study showed that
Increase in Legal Action Expected to Rise after Recent Multi-Million Dollar Awards Handed Down to Talcum Powder Users
Legal action against Johnson & Johnson is expected to increase after a woman who
Actemra (tocilizumab) is a prescription drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Though it has helped some people manage their disease and improve their quality of life, the drug has been linked to serious medical complications, including stroke, heart attack, and other issues.
There is also suspicion that the makers of Actemra were aware of the risk of complications and failed to warn the medical community and users of the drug.