Xeljanz and Xeljanz XR may be prescribed to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, or ulcerative colitis. People who take Xeljanz or XeljanzXR may be at increased risk for developing a pulmonary embolism (PE) or deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
Provigil and Nuvigil are approved to treat excessive sleepiness. The manufacturer and European & Canadian authorities warned that data suggests children born to women who took Provigil or Nuvigil while pregnant are 5 times more likely to have certain birth defects.
There are heartburn drugs—both over-the-counter and prescription—associated with an increased risk of dangerous, sometimes life-threatening, kidney problems. They include well-known brand names such as Prevacid®, Nexium®, and Prilosec®.