Month: April 2014

Consumer Reports weighs in on Crestor issues

Concerns about Crestor side effects, which include an increased risk of diabetes, have led some critics to question whether Crestor and other statin drugs are being over-prescribed. Crestor issues as they relate to health are compounded when the financial cost…

Crestor lawsuit funding program now available

Money for Lawsuits has committed several million dollars to help victims suffering from Type-II diabetes as a result of taking anti-cholesterol medications, Lipitor (manufactured by Pfizer) and Crestor (manufactured by AstraZeneca). Individuals who have filed a Crestor or Lipitor lawsuit…

Do Crestor ads tell the truth?

Drug companies, which spent some $3 billion in 2013 on ads, say that they educate consumers. But, according to Consumer Reports (CR), a 2013 review found that more than half were potentially misleading and that 10 percent were out-and-out false. The…