Filed Under: Abilify FAQs - Lawsuits, Settlements, Information

Is There a Deadline to File an Abilify Compulsive Spending Lawsuit?

Patients who have suffered from compulsive spending related to a prescription of Abilify may be eligible to receive compensation for damages. Lawsuits are currently being filed against the drug manufacturer on behalf of those who suffered compulsive spending complications stemming from their use of Abilify. There are specific deadlines for filing dangerous drug cases that […]

Is There a Deadline to File an Abilify Compulsive Gambling Lawsuit?

Patients who have suffered from compulsive gambling arising from the use of Abilify may be entitled to compensation for their damages. Lawsuits are currently being filed throughout the United States against the drug manufacturer on behalf of those who suffered from compulsive gambling behavior as a result of taking Abilify. There are specific deadlines for […]

Is There a Deadline to File an Abilify Compulsive Eating Lawsuit?

Consumers who have developed compulsive eating due to their use of Abilify may be entitled to receive compensation for their damages. Lawsuits are currently being filed against the drug manufacturer on behalf of those who suffered from binge eating as a result of Abilify. For dangerous drug lawsuits, there are specific deadlines for filing lawsuits […]

How Much Are Abilify Settlements?

Lawsuits are currently being filed against Bristol-Myers Squibb and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., the manufacturers of Abilify. In 2007, Bristol-Myers Squibb and the Justice Department settled for $515 million due to civil infractions including promoting the use of Abilify for non-approved uses. Since the settlement, additional lawsuits have been filed again the manufacturer, although a class […]

Can I Sue if Death of a Family Member was Caused by Abilify?

Since being introduced to the market, several side-effects related to Abilify use have been discovered. Some of these side effects involve an increased risk of death in various patients. Abilify is not approved for use in psychotic conditions related to dementia, those who take it for their condition face a heightened risk of death. Additionally, some […]

Can Abilify Cause Compulsive Spending?

Since being introduced to the market, several undisclosed side effects have become extremely prominent in those who have been prescribed Abilify. One of the major side effects that was undisclosed — but has since become serious — is the development of compulsive spending. Compulsive spending makes the patient unable to control the money and time […]

Can Abilify Cause Compulsive Eating?

One of the major side effects that has been linked to Abilify is the development of compulsive eating. Compulsive eating makes the patient unable to control how much and when they consume food. There are multiple symptoms that could be used to determine if you or a loved one has developed this compulsion. These include […]

What Are The Dangerous Side Effects Of Abilify?

Abilify is an atypical antipsychotic used to treat depression and symptoms of psychotic conditions. The drug is in the same class as Risperdal, Seroquel, and Zyprexa. Abilify was developed by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. and marketed through a partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb in 1999. Since being introduced to the market, several side effects have gained prominence for […]

Does Abilify Cause Compulsive Gambling?

After years of study and various Canadian and European agencies determining that Abilify can frequently lead to compulsive behaviors including gambling, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced in May 2016 that they were now warning of an Abilify-compulsive gambling link. In addition to multiple agencies worldwide now acknowledging the link between Abilify and the […]

Who Are The Top Abilify Lawsuit Lawyers?

Over 50 years of seeking justice for our clients in the form of dangerous drug litigation, our legal team has earned a reputation for putting our clients and their needs first. Our attorneys routinely secure the highest possible settlements for our clients, refusing to be pressured into early inadequate settlements that other attorneys often succumb […]