Testosterone


2700 Testosterone Gel Lawsuits in US

Over 2,700 testosterone gel lawsuits are pending in the US. According to a Forbes article from late October 2015, testosterone lawsuits numbered around 2,000 in August 2015. In the ensuing months, even more men who suffered serious testosterone…

Chicago Tribune Article on Testosterone

Testosterone therapy promises men more energy and heightened libidos, but some patients say those promises were accompanied by heart attacks and pulmonary embolisms. Testosterone has been approved for men impacted by testicular injury, genetic conditions or chemotherapy. However,…

Testosterone Gel Study Looks at Artery Hardening

The news has been overrun of late by research connecting testosterone replacement therapy with poor cardiovascular health. Though testosterone gel’s effects on heart health continue to be a major concern, a group of researchers decided to focus their…

Harvard Study Shows No Improvement with Testosterone Use

A recent study led by Harvard researchers didn’t show meaningful improvement in men with low testosterone. Results from the study beg the question “Why are men with low testosterone being treated with the drug if it doesn’t fix…

New Study Finds Testosterone Injections Riskier than Gels

A new study found that testosterone injections present an increased risk of suffering from a stroke or a heart attack―even a higher risk than testosterone gels. The study, Comparative Safety of Testosterone Dosage Forms, was published online in…

Another Testosterone Gel Lawsuit

Daniel R. simply wanted to improve the quality of his life by using AndroGel, a testosterone replacement product. What he received instead was heart problems requiring cardiac catheterization and insertion of a stent. The Lawsuit Plaintiff Daniel R….

Researchers Find Testosterone Injections Less Risky than Gel

Should older men use testosterone applied to the skin, such as testosterone gel, or should they inject testosterone into their muscles? A new study published in April 2015 in the Journal of Physiology – Endocrinology And Metabolism found…

Low Testosterone Ads & Disease Mongering

Testosterone ads spread the word about low testosterone, or low T. And to some, low T is an invented disease. In an editorial recently published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, two men’s health experts expressed…

Pharmaceutical Marketing Factors in Testosterone Lawsuits

Two men over 40 used testosterone gel, considering it a way to restore youthfulness. One man suffered a spinal stroke; the other man experienced a bilateral pulmonary embolism. These two men―who shared their stories in a recent Forbes…

Upcoming Meetings in Testosterone Litigation in Illinois

Pretrial proceedings are going smoothly in the testosterone multidistrict litigation (MDL) that is being held in an Illinois federal court. The testosterone MDL is scheduled to meet three times this spring, with the next meeting scheduled for March…

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