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Abilify Gambling Addiction

How Taking Abilify Destroyed One Woman’s Life – And Affected Others

Three years ago, Sharon F., who lives in a small town in upstate New York, was married to an attorney and working as a nursing assistant. Today, she is separated from her husband, homeless, buried in debt and faces misdemeanor charges for shoplifting. Not coincidentally, it was three years...

Deadline for Abilify Makers Less Than a Month Away

As of April of 2018, the were over 800 lawsuits pending against Otsuka Pharmaceuticals and its U.S. partner, Bristol-Meyer Squibb (BMS) over the psychoactive medication Abilify (aripiprizole).  Plaintiffs allege that the drugmakers failed to warn patients and doctors about side effects that cause compulsive, uncontrollable behaviors, particularly gambling.  Another alleged side...

Abilify and the link to Tardive Dyskinesia

Poor impulse control (particularly compulsive gambling) is one of the main side effects of the “new generation” neuroleptic medication Abilify. That has been the cause of action in recent lawsuits against drug manufacturers Otksuka Pharmaceuticals and Bristol-Meyers Squibb. However, it is not the most serious side effect. Two years...

Failing to Reach a Settlement Abilify Bellwether Cases Head to Trial

Since the passing of a recent deadline to reach a global settlement in nearly 1,700 Abilify lawsuits (up from the 22 cases originally consolidated in 2016), counsel for defendants Otsuka Pharmaceuticals and Bristol-Meyer Squibb (BSM) and those for the plaintiffs have been working overtime to prepare for the test...

Why Were Abilify Gambling Warnings Issued in Europe But Not In The U.S.?

Bradley and Denise Meyer have filed one of the increasing number of lawsuits against Abilify makers Bristol-Meyer Squibb and Otsuka Pharmaceuticals. Their attorneys have filed a motion with the U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, asking that the trials be moved to a federal court in Northern Florida. However,...

Abilify MyCite Vehicle Comes Under Fire Over Privacy Concerns

Almost one year ago, the FDA gave the green light to a “digital pill” that helps physicians to monitor patient compliance.  The pill, developed by Proteus Digital Health, contains a small, ingestible transmitter that sends out an electronic signal via a sensor worn by the patient.  This sensor then...

Abilify is a Boon For Casinos, Hotels, Divorce Lawyers, Junk Food Purveyors and Credit Card Companies

It is being established that the anti-psychotic medication Abilify (aripiprazole) has the potential to cause irrational, compulsive behaviors in patients who take it. One of the tragedies is that neither patients nor physicians had any idea of the connection – at least in the U.S. One thing is certain:...

Florida Pharmacy Faces Federal Lawsuit Involving Abilify

A US Attorney in Florida has filed federal lawsuits against a Jacksonville pharmacy and its parent company over allegations that the anti-psychotic medication Abilify (aripiprazole) was improperly added as an ingredient to a proprietary topical pain relief compound. The situation was brought to the government's attention by an employee. The lawsuits were...

Former Convicted Arms Smuggler and Gun Runner Blames Abilify For His Behavior

Can Abilify, demonstrated to cause uncontrollable, impulsive and destructive behavior, also cause the user to engage in criminal behavior? A former gun-runner and convicted fraudster believes so – and is going to court in order to prove it. Many people don't remember the name Efraim Diveroli today, but his life...

Popular Sleep Medications Get Black Box Warning

Three prescription medications commonly prescribed for insomnia will now be required to carry boxed warnings by the FDA, due to serious and even fatal side effects. This new warning comes in the wake of nearly 70 reports over a 26-year period of sleepwalking and shockingly, “sleep-driving.”The...