Mirena IUD Lawsuits FAQ
What dangerous side effects associated with the Mirena IUD?
Severe side effects reported by Mirena birth control users include ectopic pregnancy, IUD migration, uterine perforation, pelvic inflammatory disease and infection. Some Mirena complications require surgery to correct, while more severe IUD side effects can lead to permanent infertility.
Has the FDA issued warnings about the Mirena IUD?
In 2009, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued two warning letters to Mirena manufacturer Bayer Pharmaceuticals regarding the birth control device. The warning letters stated that Mirena IUD online advertisements were misleading and did not adequately communicate risks associated with the birth control device.
Has a Mirena IUD recall been issued?
Despite reports of serious complications, a Mirena IUD recall has not been issued by Bayer Pharmaceuticals or the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
How many Mirena lawsuits have been filed?
More than 100 Mirena lawsuits have been filed against Bayer Pharmaceuticals and legal experts predict that this number could eventually reach into the thousands. Women filing lawsuits against Bayer claim the manufacturer did not adequately warn birth control users about the risks associated with Mirena.
Am I eligible to file a Mirena lawsuit?
If you or a loved one has suffered complications such as ectopic pregnancy, IUD migration or uterine perforation from the Mirena IUD, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit. For a free legal consultation, contact the Mirena lawyers at Hissey Kientz, LLP by calling toll-free at 1-866-275-4454, or by filling out the free case evaluation form located on this page.