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Ozempic, a Bitter Pill to Swallow. Knowledgeable folks and users of Ozempic will know right off the bat that Ozempic is a weekly injection and not a pill. So why the title, “Ozempic, a Bitter Pill to Swallow?” because there is no equivalent in modern parlance for the idiom that refers to a bitter injection.

But this is a play on words because a bitter pill to swallow is an expression from the 1600s that refers to something unpleasant or hurtful that is hard to accept. A bitter pill to swallow is the naked truth that people do not want to face but one that cannot be avoided.

Like a pill, it must be swallowed, these unpleasant facts must be taken in. And Ozempic is indeed a bitter pill to swallow, as will be explained later, this idiom is not meant to be taken literally and in fact, its use is both unpleasant and hurtful because of the profound side effects.

Ozempic, Wegovy, and Cat fur balls. What do these drugs and cats have in common? I’ll explain later in the post. One of the biggest healthcare trends in the past few years has been the development and sales of weight loss injectable drugs that were previously used to treat type 2 diabetes.

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Ozempic and Wegovy side effects

Diabetes drugs Ozempic and Wegovy used to treat weight loss

Lawsuit claims Ozempic and Mounjaro Cause Severe Gastroparesis. A recently filed lawsuit, claims that the newer type 2 diabetic drugs Ozempic and Mounjaro cause severe gastroparesis. Ozempic and Mounjaro drug makers are being sued alleging that these diabetic drugs cause gastroparesis, a severe paralytic stomach disorder that prevents the stomach from fully and timely emptying.

Ozempic and Mounjaro linked to severe GI side effects

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The lawsuit was filed against Novo Nordisk—the makers of Ozempic—and Eli Lilly, the makers of Mounjaro.

Exactech Knee Implant Failure

Exactech Knee Implant Failure

Exactech Knee Failure, a Texas-sized problem. They say that everything is bigger in Texas, and now a Texas-sized problem is coming to haunt Exactech Inc., the maker of the recalled Exactech knee implants.

Knee Implants is big business

Defective metal hip and hip replacement

Defective metal hip and hip replacement

Defective Metal Hip Recall and Replacement. From the early 2000’s there was a trend to using metal-on-metal hip replacements for degenerative hip disease, and unfortunately, these metal implants can cause permanent physical damage to patients.

Metal debris causes local and generalized injury

Metal Hip Failure and Metallosis. Many metal on metal hip replacement systems and metal hip components that were implanted have been linked to high premature failure rates and other severe complications.

Metal Hip Failure and Metallosis

These metal on metal hip designs were touted to last over 20 years and provide greater mobility and patient functionality.

Metal Hip Failure and Metallosis

Zimmer Hip M/L Taper failure Lawsuits. Sadly, many metal on metal hip replacement systems and hip parts that were implanted in recent years have been associated with high failure rates and other serious complications.

Zimmer Hip M/L Taper failure Lawsuits

Zimmer Hip M/L Taper failure Lawsuits. Zimmer is exposed to many lawsuits over the combination of the Zimmer M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis and Zimmer VerSys Hip femoral head.

Recently, Donald Fletcher from California claims that problems following a metal hip replacement were caused by defects with the Zimmer M/L Taper hip components used during his procedure. According to Fletcher, the cobalt-chromium femoral heads are an unreasonable risk of harm to patients who receive the implant.

Invokana linked to severe scrotal infections. According to the latest FDA warnings Invokana, Jardiance, Farxiga and similar newer diabetes drugs increase the risk of serious scrotal genital infections.

Invokana linked to flesh eating scrotal infections

Invokana linked to severe scrotal infections. Invokana Diabetes drug linked to flesh-eating genital infections. Diabetic Patients alarmed by Invokana Flesh eating infection side effects.

The FDA issued a warning recently, noting that the drugs known as sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors increase the risk of serious scrotal infections.

Roundup Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Lawsuit fast-tracked for dying man. An early trial date is being pushed for a man dying from non-Hodgkins lymphoma that was allegedly caused by exposure to the popular Roundup weedkiller.

Roundup linked to Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

California man asking the court to grant him an expedited trial because he is dying with less than 6 months to live.

Roundup Cancer Lawsuits in the thousands

IVC Filter Injury. Under the guidance of the federal court overseeing the thousands of Cook IVC filter lawsuits, Cook Medical and plaintiffs lawyers are engaged settlement negotiations.

Cook IVC Filter Settlement in play

IVC Filter Injury. Cook IVC Filters Celect, and Gunther Tulip linked to catastrophic injuries including wrongful death.

5,000 Cook IVC Filter Injury Claims

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