Reyes Browne Reilley is evaluating claims for a Texas Essure Lawsuit. Also known as fallopian tube implants, the birth control procedure is one many women likely thought safe, and without any potential side effects. However, the Essure permanent birth control procedure has now been reported to the FDA to cause serious side effects, reportedly including at least 10 deaths.
If you or a loved one underwent permanent birth control using the Essure hysteroscopic sterilization procedure and experienced one or more of these side effects, please contact one of our Dallas Essure lawyers at 214-526-7900, as you may be entitled to financial compensation.
FDA Reports and Updates
Since the release of the Essure device, the FDA has received in excess of 5000 reports from doctors and patients of serious side effects, including at least 10 deaths. The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced the requirement for Bayer (the manufacturer of the Essure device) to conduct clinical studies and potentially issue “black box” warnings after thousands of patients reported complaints of the Essure device. Link to FDA Reports Regarding Essure
Potential Essure Side Effects
Additional surgeries to remove the device and repair internal organs, including hysterectomy
Chronic Pelvic Pain Autoimmune disease that includes fatigue, hair loss, rash, weight gain
Ectopic Pregnancy that is life threatening.
Tearing or perforation of the pelvic organs – uterus or colon
Device becomes expelled or migration occurs within the women’s body. Some reports have indicated the device may disappear within the body. Standard scanning methods show the device becomes undetectable.
Migraines and allergic reaction to the device Death
UPDATE (7/20/2018) – Sales of Essure Halted By Bayer
(Courtesy Washington Post)
Pharmaceutical giant Bayer said today it will halt sales of its controversial Essure birth-control device in the United States at the end of the year, bringing to a close a protracted battle over an implant that thousands of women blame for serious problems, including persistent pain and perforations of the uterus and fallopian tubes.
Contact A Dallas Essure Attorney
If you or a loved one underwent the Essure permanent birth control procedure and experienced one or more of these side effects, please contact the Reyes Browne Reilley Texas Essure lawyers by submitting the short form on this page, or by calling 214-526-7900 now.