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Teen develops blood clot after taking Yaz birth control

Posted on August 30th, 2010 No Comments

A 16-year-old allegedly developed serious side effects a month after taking Yaz birth control.

The teenager developed leg pain which then led to pain in her chest and shortness of breathe until her whole leg was numb. The girl was then diagnosed with a blood clot.

The girl’s blood clot then broke off and traveled to the lungs, which is a disorder called a pulmonary embolism and it can be fatal if not caught. The teenager survived the incident and is now suing Bayer for not being properly warned of the side effects that are associated with the birth control.

If you or a family member has developed negative health side effects after taking Yaz birth control, contact the Yaz pulmonary embolism lawsuit attorneys by calling 800-761-3187 to discuss your legal rights.

Makers of Yasmin coming out with new birth control pill

Posted on August 23rd, 2010 No Comments

Bayer HealthCare, the maker of Yasmin, is now coming out with a new birth control pill.

The new birth control, Natazia, will contain a form of estrogen that has never been used in an oral contraceptive before. Women who take this pill, will be taking a combination of hormones or sugar pills every month.

This new pill comes out just as Yaz, another popular birth control made by Bayer, is losing sales due to thousands of women suing the company after developing negative health side effects. The FDA declared the ads for Yaz were misleading and told Bayer that they must run a correction because there were misconceptions about the pill.

Danish researchers found that woman who had taken Yaz or yasmin have a 64 percent higher chance to suffer from a blood clot and some woman are at higher risk an do not even know it. Bayer is now monitoring how the new pill works on 70,000 women, but results will not be known for at least five years.

If you or a loved one have suffered a blood clot or heart attack after taking yasmin or yaz, contact the yaz stroke and blood clot lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-761-3187 today.

Woman sues Yasmin after Gallbladder complications

Posted on August 16th, 2010 No Comments

A 21-year-old woman from Ohio experienced severe abdominal pain after taking Yasmin and went to the doctor to discover that she had a gallbladder disease.

The severe pain came with bleeding and the woman thought that she as having a miscarriage. She was only 19 at the time and not suffered from any issues with her gallbladder previous to the attack.

The woman went to the doctor to find that she had multiple gallstones in her gallbladder and she may have to have laproscopic surgery in order to fix the issue. Today, Yasmin and Yaz birth control are both known to be related to the development of gallstones because the hormones in the birth control may increase cholesterol levels and decrease movement in the gallbladder.

If you have taken Yasmin or Yaz and have developed a gallbladder disease because of it, contact the yasmin gallbladder Complications lawyers of williams kherkher by calling 800-761-3187 today.

Yaz lawsuits increase since mass tort docket in NJ

Posted on August 9th, 2010 No Comments

Since the cases were consolidated in February, the number of Yasmin, Yaz, and Ocella lawsuits have increased drastically.

The number of cases filed in the Bergen County Superior Court have gone from 39 to 400, according to court documents. The lawsuits were consolidated in New Jersey because the headquarters of the manufacturer of the birth control pills, Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., is located there.

All of the lawsuits claim similar issues that the side effects associated with the pills caused an increase in stroke, heart attack, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis, and gallbladder disease. The lawsuits claim that Bayer did not properly warn or research the side effects of the pills.

If you or a loved one has suffered from a negative side effect after taking yasmin, yas, or ocella birth control, contact the Yaz lawsuit lawyers of Williams Kherkher by calling 800-761-3187.

Texas woman sues Bayer for brain damage

Posted on August 2nd, 2010 No Comments

A woman from Dallas, Texas is suing the maker of Yasmin birth control, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, claiming the oral contraceptive caused her to suffer severe brain damage.

The woman had a pulmonary embolism, a blockage in the artery to your lungs, causing the woman’s brain to not receive oxygen and causing her brain damage. She got the pulmonary embolism two years after she began taking Yasmin birth control.

Now, she must have full-time care from her family. The woman’s family thinks that Bayer Pharmaceuticals should be financially responsible for their medical bills.

Pulmonary embolism is just one of the symptoms that many believe is caused by Yasmin birth control, our thoughts are with the young woman in the story.

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