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FDA Warning on Mirena IUD

28. June 2013

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FDA Warns of Dangerous Side Effects Mirena FDA warning was issued to the drug’s manufacturer, Bayer HeathCare Pharmaceuticals. The Mirena FDA warning documented the health complications associated with Mirena. The Mirena FDA warning also addressed the overstatement of efficacy, unsubstantiated claims, and misleading statements used in Mirena advertising. The Mirena FDA warning also requested that […]

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FDA reevaluating vaginal mesh implants

1. August 2012

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The FDA says there is little evidence that the implants, used to strengthen vaginal tissue, improve pelvic organ prolapse and warns that patients are exposed to a number of serious risks. The agency releases an updated advisory after a rise in reported complications, and is calling for a reassessment. Following a spike in reported complications, […]

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Ethicon TVT Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits

15. December 2011

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Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits The Johnson & Johnson trans-vaginal mesh patch may cause numerous injuries.  Ethicon, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, manufactures surgical mesh products under the following names that have also been linked to serious risks: Ethicon TVT Gynecare TVT Gynemesh PS Johnson & Johnson and Ethicon have both been named in more than hundreds of lawsuits filed […]

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Serious Complications Associated with Vaginal Mesh devices

12. December 2011

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Over the past few years, FDA has received many reports from numerous surgical mesh manufacturers of complications that were associated with surgical mesh devices used to repair POP (Pelvic Organ Prolapse) and SUI (Stress Urinary Incontinence). These mesh devices are usually placed transvaginally utilizing tools for minimally invasive placement. The most frequent complications included erosion through vaginal […]

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DePuy Lawsuits

9. April 2011

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Are you a victims of the ASR Hip Resurfacing System recall by DePuy? The worldwide recall of the ASR XL Acetabular System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System made and sold by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics has led to the filing of hundreds of lawsuits against the medical device manufacturer, and as more […]

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