Eli Lilly Hit With Another Suit Over Zyprexa

Law360, New York (October 13, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Eli Lilly & Co. has been hit with another lawsuit over it schizophrenia drug, Zyprexa, adding to the pharmaceutical company’s legal woes over one of its top-selling drugs.

The lawsuit was filed Thursday in Alabama by Shirley Watkins, who alleged she suffered weight gain and developed diabetes while taking the drug. Others who took the drug have made similar claims.

"While as a practice we do not intend to discuss the specifics of this or any other ongoing lawsuit, we do firmly believe that allegations of...
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