Monday, September 24, 2007

Antipsychotic Makers Sued by Another State - South Carolina

South Carolina has just been added to the growing list of states that have sued antipsychotic makers,  
 
South Carolina has sued Eli Lilly (Zyprexa), Janssen (Risperdal) AstraZeneca (Seroquel).
 
This is a Bloomberg News story on the South Carolina Risperdal lawsuit: http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=a1rVtPufIt4A 
 
You can find copies of the lawsuits here: www.psychsearch.net/lawsuits.html  (Arkansas will be added as soon as it files its lawsuits in three to four weeks)
 
The known tally so far?
states have sued Eli Lilly regarding ZyprexaAlaska, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Pennsylvania,  South Carolina, Utah and West Virginia.
4 states have sued Janssen regarding Risperdal ; Louisiana,  South Carolina, Texas and Pennsylvana
2 states have sued AstraZeneca regarding SeroquelPennsylvania, South Carolina  
 
 
The new antipsychotic drugs are known as the TMAP antipsychotics. - Texas Medication Algorithm (guidelines) Project
 
TMAP and TeenScreen were both recommended by the New Freedom Commission on Mental Health.  See 2004 British Medical Journal article here:  http://www.psychsearch.net/documents/tmap//bush.pdf  entitled:   Bush plans to screen whole US population for mental illness. 
 
 

4 comments:

Philip Dawdy said...

where can i shoot you an email?

Psychdata said...

my email is

achmedtabouli(at)gmail.com

kennedy said...

Hi at what place can give you my mail?
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kennedy

South Carolina Drug Addiction

Psychdata said...

kennedy, just email me at achmedtabouli(at)gmail.com