Category: Mirena IUD

Bayer’s Mirena IUD (intrauterine device) is an implant used to prevent pregnancy for up to five years through the continual release of the hormone levonorgestrel. Although it was supposed to make avoiding pregnancy “simple,” Mirena IUD injuries are becoming a major medical – and legal – concern. Perforated Uterus The latest Mirena IUD lawsuit filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals involves a woman whose uterus was perforated by the device. According to the complaint recently filed in New Jersey Superior Court,… Read More

Over two million women use Bayer’s controversial Mirena IUD (intrauterine) birth control device. However, its usage is being linked to serious Mirena side effects, which according to an Ohio woman, caused her to be rushed to the emergency room where doctors had to surgically remove the IUD. “I Started Getting Severe Pain” That’s how an Ohio mother of three described her ordeal when she began experiencing Mirena side effects. According to a report from Cleveland News WEWS, the woman –… Read More

Bayer AG’s Mirena, the T-shaped device that releases progestin to thicken cervical mucus and avoid pregnancy, was supposed to be revolutionary and give women five-year protection from conceiving a child. However, nearly 50,000 reports of serious Mirena side effects have already been reported to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). Shocking Mirena IUD Statistics According to Adverse Events, an independent company that reports on FDA information, 47,812 adverse events related to Mirena use were reported from November 1997 to… Read More

The recent consolidation of numerous personal injury lawsuits stemming from injuries over Bayer AG’s intrauterine device (IUD) Mirena is good news for current plaintiffs and may help pave the way for other women who have experienced Mirena IUD side effects. Here is what the consolidation means to you. Mirena Injury MDL Lawsuits filed across the nation against Bayer over serious Mirena IUD injuries have been consolidated into Multidistrict Litigation (MDL), with an initial conference set for mid-May of 2013. According… Read More

As more and more lawsuits continue to be filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals over injuries caused by the manufacturer’s Mirena IUD (intrauterine device), the United States Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) ordered that all federal Mirena injury lawsuits be consolidated into a multidistrict litigation in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. In Re: Mirena IUD Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2434 The MDL, approved by the Panel on April 8 2013 and known as… Read More

Bayer Healthcare’s Mirena IUD (intrauterine device) is used by more than two million women every year. That number is likely to increase now that the contraceptive device is available to more women under the US Health Act. But, do women know enough about the dangers of Bayer’s Mirena IUD? Mirena Linked To Serious Side Effects Many women whose health insurance now covers contraceptive devices such as Bayer’s Mirena IUD believe that the simplicity of using an implanted IUD versus having… Read More

A single mother of two young children recently filed a products liability lawsuit against Bayer & Company alleging that the pharmaceutical company’s Mirena birth control IUD (intrauterine device) is defective and dangerous. She claims that the birth control product caused her to suffer physical, financial and emotional injuries. They Told Me This Product Was Safe! That’s what the latest Mirena IUD user says that she was assured, but it turned out to be a very different story. According to an… Read More

Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceutical’s Mirena IUD increases the risk of ectopic pregnancy – a life-threatening condition to a mother and a fatal condition for her child. The issue is at the core of a Mirena injury lawsuit recently filed against the pharmaceutical giant. Latest Mirena IUD Injury Lawsuit The latest Mirena intrauterine device injury lawsuit filed against Bayer by a Minnesota woman claims that her implanted Mirena contraceptive device failed after three years. A sonogram showed that it had perforated her… Read More

Lawsuits filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals over its controversial IUD (intrauterine device), Mirena, have commonly alleged perforation and inflammation of the uterus. However, the latest lawsuit alleges that a woman’s Mirena device migrated completely outside of her uterus – resulting in the need for surgical removal and causing permanent injuries. Mirena Surgical Removal Caused Permanent Damage The latest Mirena IUD injury lawsuit was filed in January 2013 in the Superior Court of New Jersey Law Division, Morris County, by an… Read More

The Driscoll Firm, LLC, is representing seven plaintiffs who claim they suffered injury and damages due to migration of the Mirena intrauterine system. St. Louis, MO (Vocus/PRWEB) February 7, 2013 – John J. Driscoll, a nationally recognized defective medical device attorney, has filed a lawsuit on behalf of seven plaintiffs who allege they were injured by use of the Mirena Intrauterine System (IUS), a product of Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Five women and two men are named plaintiffs in the… Read More

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