Dr. Reddy's Hit With Failure-To-Warn Suit Over Cipro

Law360, New York (September 1, 2010, 5:58 PM EDT) -- A woman has accused Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. of failing to adequately warn that its generic version of the antibiotic ciprofloxacin could cause a rare skin disease that killed her husband.

In a suit filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of North Carolina, Gloria Dooms alleges that the generic-drug maker's package insert for ciprofloxacin minimized the risk that the drug could trigger life-threatening illnesses that cause sores and up to 100 percent skin peeling on the body.

She also claims that Dr....
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Case Information

Case Title

Dooms v. Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Ltd et al

Case Number



North Carolina Western

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability


Richard Voorhees

Date Filed

August 31, 2010


Government Agencies

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