The short answer is, yes, women who have suffered from serious complications as a result of using Mirena may pursue a legal claim for damages related to the defective medical device.
Women throughout the United States are filing lawsuits against Bayer Health Pharmaceuticals (the manufacturer of the IUD) to hold them liable for failing to warn users about all of the potential dangers and effects of using the drug.
Should I Hire an Attorney?
Hiring an attorney may be the best solution for patients who have who have suffered as a result of another person or party’s negligence - in this case, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. A study conducted by the All Industry Researching Advisory Council (ARAC) found that victims who reported higher amounts of monetary loss were more likely to hire an attorney. Equally significant was finding claimants who hired an attorney received a higher rate of reimbursement per a dollar of economic loss.
If you or a loved one was seriously injured as a result of receiving a Mirena IUD implant, Davis Law Group will review the details of your case and help you determine if hiring a lawyer is in your best interests. There is no obligation to contact us, and we may be able to assist you in pursuing a claim. Call (206) 727-4000 or use the contact form on this page to get started.