CML Drug Tasigna Associated With Arteriosclerosis, Wrongful Death

Nilotinib, sold under the brand name Tasigna and used in the treatment of Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia, or Ph+CML, has been associated with a life-threatening condition called arteriosclerosis that can lead to amputations, serious cardiovascular issues, and even death. Arteriosclerosis, also called atherosclerosis or hardened arteries, occurs when your arteries become thick and stiff [...]