Taxotere Hair Loss Articles
February 15, 2017. By Gordon Gibb.
New Orleans, LA: The 800 lawsuits currently enshrouded in Taxotere hair loss multidistrict litigation are moving forward by way of updated orders and directives issued February 1 by the US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. Plaintiffs assert that Taxotere, a chemotherapy drug, triggered Taxotere alopecia (hair loss) that has been characterized as permanent.Read [ Taxotere Hair Loss Lawsuits Moving Forward in MDL ]
January 22, 2017. By Gordon Gibb.
Washington, DC: The Taxotere hair loss lawsuit file continues to move forward, with various Pretrial Orders issued in the early part of the New Year with proposed Plaintiff and Defendant fact sheets due to be filed Monday (January 23). Meanwhile, Taxotere patients continue to deal with the frustration, disappointment and emotional turmoil that are the result of what has been for some, permanent Docetaxel hair loss.Read [ Taxotere Docetaxel Side Effects Not Limited to Permanent Hair Loss ]
January 6, 2017. By Heidi Turner.
New Orleans, LA: It's only been three months since the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) consolidated the federal Taxotere lawsuits, but in that time the number of Taxotere claims added to the multidistrict litigation (MDL) has increased dramatically, a sign that women are unhappy about allegedly being put at an increased risk of side effects. Sanofi SA faces allegations it failed to adequately warn women that the hair loss they experienced as a result of the cancer treatment drug could be permanent.Read [ Number of Consolidated Taxotere Lawsuits Jumps ]
December 22, 2016. By Gordon Gibb.
Washington, DC: The close of another year affords an opportunity to look back and review the various events that characterized the legal implications of Taxotere hair loss over the past year.Read [ Taxotere Hair Loss: a Look Back at 2016 ]
December 11, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Calgary, AB: Since having six rounds of chemotherapy treatment with Taxotere Sharon and Glenna have been wearing expensive hair pieces. Both women have their eyebrows tattooed. Both women finished chemo years ago and their hair never grew back.Read [ Taxotere and Cosmetic Prostheses ]
November 30, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Seattle, WA: “With all the bad side effects of cancer that I have had to endure, losing my hair permanently because of taxotere was the worst,” says Glenda, a breast cancer survivor. “I will never be talked into Chemo again!”Read [ Cancer Survivor Hopes Taxotere Lawsuit will Channel her Anger ]
November 20, 2016. By Gordon Gibb.
New Orleans, LA: At first glance it may appear that 33 lawsuits does not represent a high number when compared with hundreds, if not thousands of cases pending tied to other issues of negligence. However the 33 Taxotere hair loss cases currently pending in 16 US District Courts across the country and soon to be consolidated in multidistrict litigation housed at Louisiana are significant when one considers that Taxotere is a chemotherapy drug used to treat cancer, and specifically breast cancer.Read [ Latest Taxotere Plaintiff Alleges Permanent Hair Loss ]
October 18, 2016. By Gordon Gibb.
Montreal, PQ: With taxotere hair loss lawsuits now centralized and consolidated in Louisiana, it’s apparent the courts are viewing the Taxotere hair loss file as one that may be around for some time, given allegations of permanent hair loss by a growing number of plaintiffs.Read [ Taxotere Hair Loss: “It’s Devastating” ]
August 17, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Augusta, ME: Julie is filing a taxotere hair loss lawsuit against Sanofi-Aventis because she has already shelled out a substantial amount of money for hair treatments, none of which helped to grow her hair back after Taxotere chemotherapy.Read [ “If Only I Knew about Taxotere,” says Breast Cancer Survivor ]
April 20, 2016. By Heidi Turner.
Anaheim, CA: Taxotere lawsuits alleging women suffered permanent hair loss as a result of using Taxotere have been filed. Their allegations of Taxotere side effects are seemingly supported by scientific studies that suggest a link between the use of Taxotere (known generically as docetaxel) and the development of alopecia.Read [ Studies Suggest Link between Taxotere and Permanent Hair Loss ]