Bob Schedin

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2011

    Johnson & Johnson's Levaquin risks were known, jury decides

    Our cover story, Achilles Heel, documented Johnson & Johnson's efforts to prove its drug was safe‚ÄčA federal jury in Minneapolis has decided that the risks of a blockbuster drug made by Johnson & Johnson were well-established, directly contradicting a verdict another jury reached last fall. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Johnson & Johnson attorney says Levaquin risks were known

    ‚ÄčLast week in our cover story, Achilles Heel, we wrote about a man whose Achilles tendon ruptured after he took the antibiotic Levaquin.Now, the drug makers are on trial in Minneapolis in federal court. The central issue in the trial, which began this morning, is whether drug maker Johnson & ... More >>

  • News

    May 25, 2011

    Levaquin causes tendon rupture

    Was it too lucrative for its makers to warn patients?