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Saturday, October 18, 2008

Pfizer Getting out of Cox-2 Litigation

Pfizer announced this week that it has reached agreements to settle all of its Cox-2 litigation -- Bextra and Celebrex -- for just shy of $900 million.  The settlement will resolve personal injury claims as well as state AG and third party payor claims.

--BC
(who has done consulting for pharma, including in the Cox-2 arena, though not for Pfizer)

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/tortsprof/2008/10/pfizer-getting.html

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Posted by: ANTHONY T. DE CARLO | Oct 21, 2008 7:56:47 AM

I LIVE IN NEW JERSEY AND WAS PRESCRIBED CELLERBREX AND BEXTRA FOR 2 YEARS. I VE HAD 1 HEART ATTACK AND 2 SMALL HEART ATTACKS. THEY SHOW ON MY EKG AND ECHOCARDIOGRAM I JUST HAD EKG FROM MY CARDIOLOGIST
ON 10/21/08 AN D ALSO ECHO
ALSO. ALSO HAVE PRESCRIPTION REPORTS FROM PHARMACY. WOULD LIKE TO GET INTO SUITE
PLEASE ADVISE PROCEEDURES
AND SEND ME LITIGATION PAPERS THANKS
MY ADRESS IS
39 CAMPBELL DR.
PARLIN NEW JERSEY 08859

Posted by: ANTHONY T. DE CARLO | Oct 21, 2008 7:56:51 AM

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