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There is Currently a Bayer Payout For Yaz LawsuitsBayer, the manufacturer of Yaz, has paid $1.18 billion to 5,700 women who suffered fatal injuries linked to the company’s Yaz Birth Control Yaz pills. There are more than 10,000 lawsuits pending, and the company is considering additional settlements. File your Yaz lawsuit today. Do not be left out of what you deserve.
Yaz and Yasmin Blood Clot AlertWomen who have taken Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz or Ocella are at risk for fatal blood clots , according to a 2012 warning from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Progestin drospirenone, can cause deep vein thrombosis, heart attacks, pulmonary embolism and stroke, all of which can be fatal. If Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz or Ocella caused blood clots, stroke, DVT or pulmonary embolism join the thousands of other women seeking justice from the maker of these contraceptives.
Bayer Pays More Than $1 Billion to VictimsYaz, Yasmin, Ocella have a risk of:
- Deep vein thrombosis: A serious blood clot in the leg that can travel
- Pulmonary embolism: A blood clot travels to the lungs and a pulmonary embolism occurs
- Heart attack: The blood clot travels and enters the heart
- Stroke: The blood clot travels to the brain.
Multi-district litigations have formed for Yaz blood clot injuryThe Yaz cases are similar cases combined for pre-trial matters. Get your Yaz lawyer today
The Florida Yaz HotlineThe Florida Yaz Helpline is seeking all women with blood clot injuries from Yaz and encourages women who may have suffered Yaz blood clots or other serious side effects to consider filing a Yaz lawsuit.
Yaz Complications Alert
- Heart attack
- Deep vein thrombosis
- blood clots in the legs
- Pulmonary embolism
- blockages in the lungs
Have You Or a Loved One been Injured By Yaz?Yaz, Yasmin, Beyaz and Ocella side effects complication include:
- Blood clots
- Pulmonary Embolism (PE)
- Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
- Heart attack
- Gall Bladder problems
- Gall Bladder Removal
Bayer agrees to settle Yasmin, Yaz Gallbladder lawsuitsBayer’s latest annual financial report shows the company has spent nearly $1 billion to settle around 4,800 claims alleging Yaz blood clots, and will continue to evaluate new claims for settlement on a case-by-case basis.
Now we have two birth control devices under scrutiny and both manufactured by Bayer Pharmaceuticals. Bayer is the manufactuer of Yaz a birth control pill with warnings for blood clots, pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis and strokes in young women. Bayer promoted the birth control pills as a way to easy freedom but, neglected to offer the problematic side effects. Now we have the Mirena IUD. The Mirena was also promoted for freedom but with it came uterine and organ perforation and other side effects
Lawyers are filing lawsuits against Bayer for these harmful side effects and in fact Bayer has offered the forst round od settlements for Yaz.
The New York Times recently reported on the heath concerns surrounding Yasmin and Yaz.
Side effects suffered by some women who take Yaz or Yasmin include:
- Deep vein thrombosis
- Gall bladder disease
- Pulmonary embolism
- Blood clots
- Heart attack
Mirena IUD Complications include:
- Organ perforations
- Device migration
- Embedment in the uterine wall
- Uterine perforations
- Intestinal perforations or obstruction
- Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
- Ectopic Pregnancy
If you a wife, girlfriend, friend, sister, daughter, mother or anyone you know has been injured by either of these devices call us today.
Yaz Manufactured by Bayer Pharmaceuticals was one of the most popular birth control pills. Unfortunately due to the ingredients has been shown to cause blood clots, pulmonary embolism, blood clots, stroke, deep vein thrombosis and in some cases fatal complications.
The Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline is launching a nationwide campaign to locate women who suffered a blood clot after taking the birth control pill Yaz. There are state statute of limitations in effect and time may be limited to file your Yaz lawsuit.
I you, a daughter, wife, sister or friend has suffered a blood clot, Deep Vein Thrombosis, stroke or Pulmonary Embolism after taking Yaz or Yasmin contact the Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline to be connected with a Yaz lawyer to see if you have a Yaz lawsuit. The first payouts for Yaz blood clots have begun, The Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline does not want any woman injured by Yaz to be left pour or find out it is too late.
On October 25, 2011, the British Medical Journal published a study from the University of Copenhagen linking the hormone in Yaz to blood clots. On October 27, 2011, the FDA released its own study entitled "Combined Hormonal Contraceptives and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Endpoints" showing drugs like Yaz could increase the risk of blood clots, DVT and pulmonary embolism by as much as 74%.
On May 31, 2012, the QuarterWatch report from the Institute for Safe Medicine Practices ranked Yaz and Yasmin second highest in 2011 for the number of complications reported to the FDA.
A Yaz Multi-District Litigation has been assignned in Illinois to consolidate these cases. The legal term for the Yaz lawsuits is Yasmin and Yaz (Drospirenone) Marketing, Sales Practices and Products Liability Litigation (MDL No. 2100, Southern District Illinois). More than 10,000 women have filed a Yaz blood clot claim.
Bayer has now begun settlle Yaz lawsuits with the first payouts at an average of $212,000 for each injured claimant. Bayer has set aside up to $610 million to settle the Yaz blood clot lawsuits. If you have a blood clot resulting in pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis, or stroke from Yaz now would be the time to file your Yaz lawsuit claim if you have not done so. Time is limited for anyone with resulting blood clots, stroke, Deep Vein Thrombosis or pulmonary embolism after taking Yaz.
The Yaz Bitrth Control Pills Helpline Outreach will begin with the major and most populated cities in the U.S. to reach out to women injured by Yaz and connect them to a n experienced drug litigation, mass tort lawyer.
An initial outreach to locate women with blood clots from Yaz will be in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Antonio, San Diego, Dallas, and San Jose,
The next will include:Jacksonville, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Austin, Columbus, Fort Worth, Charlotte, Detroit, and El Paso,and continue continue to Baltimore, Boston, Seattle, Washington, DC, Denver, Milwaukee, Portland and, Las Vegas,
Women who have been injured with Blood Clots by Yaz will also be introduced to the Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline in Oklahoma City, Albuquerque, Tucson, Fresno, Sacramento, Long Beach, Kansas City, Mesa, Virginia Beach, Atlanta, Colorado Springs, Omaha, Raleigh, Miami, Cleveland, Tulsa, Oakland, Minneapolis, Wichita, and Arlington,
At the Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline we speak to mothers who have lost their daughters to Yaz. This evening I spoke to a mother in Louisiana who lost her 21 year old daughter due to a Yaz Bloot clot and Heart attack. This is a young 21 year old woman with her entire life ahead of her. I do not think there is any lawsuit that can mend that kind of anguish and pain. Yaz is a Birth control pill that many young college girls were taking. Yaz has been the central focus of lawsuits against the manufacturer Bayer for causing Blood clots, Pulmonary Embolism, heart attacks and strokes. Mothers across america are filing lawsuits for their daughters who have either suffered the effects of Yaz or who are no longer here to tell their Yaz story.
Yaz and Yasmin both contain drospirenone, a new type of progestin that is not found in any other birth control pills in the United States other than generic versions. This unique “fourth” generation progestin has been cited as the likely cause of many side effects of the birth control pills in Yaz blood clot lawsuit and Yasmin blood clot lawsuit complaints filed against Bayer by women throughout the United States.
In a study published in August 2009 in the British Medical Journal, researchers found that pills containing drospirenone, such as Yaz and Yasmin, may increase the risk of women developing blood clots to 6.3 times that of women not on birth control. By comparison, women who took birth control pills with the older progestin, levonorgestrel, had a much lower risk of blood clots on birth control.
Yaz Stories From Mothers who lost their Daughters to Yaz
A Tennesse College Student
"Leah told me that she was scared, and that she was tingling all over. I told her it was going to be okay, that me and daddy was coming," said Mayfield.
Leah's mom and dad did not make it in time. Leah died less than an hour later after the call.
"You go in the room and there's your child, your baby girl lying on the stretcher," said Mayfield as she wiped away tears.
Texas resident Carrie Caliman George filed a wrongful death lawsuit after her daughter allegedly experienced a Yaz pulmonary embolism. George’s daughter, Cheri Malvern, started taking Yaz in August 2005. In March 2009, she switched to Yaz generic Ocella. She continued using Ocella until 2010 when she suffered a pulmonary embolism. On December 15, 2011, Malvern died.
There are many more stories just like theis from across the U.S.
If you have a loved one who has been injured by Yaz call the yaz Helpline today
Is the Vaginal Mesh the Dow Breast Implant of 2012, Women are suffering from Vaginal mesh Implants and Yaz and Yasmin, NuvaRing and the Mirena IUD. When will women stop being the target of manufacturers who put profits over people.
Written by lisaspitzer on March 26, 2012. Posted in Stories and Sharing
Lisa Spitzer MSW who runs the Transvaginal mesh helpline has heard many "horror stories" Equal to the Horror stories, if not worse, then silicone breast implants.
"It is important for woman to share their stories and find a support from others " The emotional and physical ramifications of these Transvaginal Mesh surgical implants, silicone breast implants, Mirena IUD, NuvaRing and other devices are severe" "These helplines assit women in locating a lawyer but, there is more to this then just legal advise and filing a lawsuit" Monetary damages cannot reverse some of the life changing stories I am hearing" There are damaging physical and psychological effects from these surgical implants that are far reaching. Many women cannot have sexual intercourse as a result of this mesh surgical procedure which can effect the stability of a marriage. Others cannot drive a car any longer,visit and play with their grandchildren or take part in the joys of life the mesh was promised to help with. The Silicone breast implants have caused severe auto immune system diseases and disfigurement""Yaz has caused embolisms and strokes in young women and the Mirena IUD has severe complications".
By COURTNEY HUTCHISON, ABC News Medical Unit The Vaginal Mesh Fiasco
Sept. 9, 2011
What was supposed to be a simple surgery to relieve bloating and constipation turned into a living nightmare for Linda Gross, 46, of Watertown, S.D.
Gross experienced pelvic organ prolapse, a condition in which the organs of the pelvis begin to shift because of a weakened pelvic wall. Her doctor implanted Gynecare Prolift, a relatively new type of surgical mesh, into her pelvic wall through incisions made in her vagina.
Ever since that implantation in 2006, Gross says she has had urinary complications, constant pain and swelling as her body continues to reject the mesh. She says she can't sit for more than 20 minutes, she can't have sex with her husband, she can't be active for more than a few minutes at a time. Twelve surgeries have failed to remove all the mesh or relieve her pain and swelling.
"It's horrible. There are unknown amounts of the mesh still in me. I have extreme pain. It feels like the inside of my vaginal wall is on fire," Gross told ABCNews.com. "I wouldn't wish this on anyone."
The following are problems linked to transvaginal mesh:
Mesh erosion through the vagina
Pain during sexual intercourse
There have been horrors of disease and disfigurement associated with toxic breast implants.
Symptoms of Silicone toxicity from Silicone breast Implants
Typical symptoms associated with silicone illness (also called "silicone poisoning" or "silicosis") include cognitive dysfunction, short-term memory loss, Sjogren's syndrome (dryness in the glands, such as the mouth, kidneys, eyes, and lungs), scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis, dermatom-yositis, severe joint and muscle pain, incapacitating fatigue, swollen lymph glands, skin problems, peripheral numbness, multiple allergies, headaches, hair loss, sunlight sensitivity, central nervous system disorders (similar to multiple sclerosis), and others.
Complications from the vaginal Mesh
With the vaginal mesh there have been reports of recurring prolapse, vaginal scarring, vaginal shrinkage, and emotional problems related to the vaginal mesh. These complications often result in a patient requiring additional treatment, including surgery and further hospitalization.
The mesh helped keep the organs in place, but indications are that the transvaginal mesh harmed more than it helped. Some women who had the vaginal mesh surgery using it have reported "painful sexual intercourse, infections, urinary problems, overall discomfort, and bleeding, usually from the mesh eroding through the stitched tissue or from skin contracting tightly around it." Last year, 75,000 women had the vaginal form of the corrective surgery, and in the past two years, adverse event reports to the FDA have quintupled.
The FDA has also received reports that three women died in connection with the vaginal mesh surgery, and several other women are suing the device makers. One of their transvaginal mesh lawyers, who represents 75 patients, told the Globe, "It is unfortunate that the FDA came to these conclusions after all these people get hurt.''
If you would like to share your Vaginal mesh or siliconee breast Implant story we would like to hear from you. If you have complications from the prolapse mesh,surgical mesh implants or disease form silicone breast implants contact us.
Over 300,000 women have been implanted with vaginal mesh surgical devices and many of them are failing and woemn are suffering.
"This may be even larger in scope then the Breast Implant horror" says Lisa Spitzer Msw who mangages the Vaginal Mesh Helpline.
Many women are suffering and they are having trouble finding doctors to remove the mesh. Although there are no related diseases lke the silicone breast implants the vaginal mesh causes servere pain and many women have had their lives altered. "It effects the marital conjugal relationship and many marriages are breaking up" Says Spitzer. "The complications are severe and women are suffering"
“Consumers are justifiably upset when their cars, toasters, andbaby food bottles are recalled,” wrote Dr. Rita Redberg and Dr. Sanket Dhruva of the University of California, San Francisco, in an editorial accompanying the study. “Recalls make us all question the safety of the products we take for granted. But what aboutthe products permanently implanted inside our bodies?”. Unfortunately, products like vaginal mesh and faulty breast implants manufactured by the now-defunct French company Poly Implants Protheses SA, were cleared for use too quickly, resulting in disastrous consequences for women who were implanted with the devices. The French breast implants were not cleared for use in the U.S.
"Thousands of women have been left severely damaged by an implanted vaginal mesh to treat problems following childbirth, hysterectomy, or urinary incontinence."
"As a result we are now facing a crisis on a par or maybe even more far reaching , then claims for leaking silicone breast implants in the Nineties. "Says Spitzer.
"And Now we have a new one called the Mirena IUD. The Mirena is gravitating from its's original position and becoming embedded in the uterus and harming nearby organs.". Between Yaz, Yasmin, Fosamax, Vaginal mesh, Bladder sling and many others women are suffering nationwide and must seek justice"
Yaz Birth Control Pills Helpline Is reaching out to women who have been severely injured by Yaz. Yaz causes Blood Clots in young women a very vulnerable age. Yaz lawyers are filing more Yaz lawsuits for yaz injury. Bayer has begun settlements for Yaz Bloodclots. Now is the time for women injured by Yaz to step forward and claim what is due them.
Yaz Blood Clot Lawyers Fighting are fighring along side the Yaz Helpline to bring justice to women whose lives have been destroyed by these Yaz and yasmin birth control pills.
Millions of women need take birth control pills to avoid unwanted pregnancy. Two of these Yaz and Yasmin cause blood clots and related medical problens such as stroke, pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis.
Reports of serious Yaz side effects and Yasmin side effects are out there on blogs and chat rooms, and the problems associated with these medications are not only dangerous, but in some cases fatal.
Yaz and Yasmin are both manufactured by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, one of the largest drug companies in the world. As is the Mirena IUD currently in the news as well. Yasmin was originally approved for use in the United States by the FDA in 2001, and Yaz followed its predecessor in 2006 with a slightly different formula.
Yaz and Yasmin Side Effects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) – DVT is an otherwise rare condition where a blood clot forms deep inside the tissue of the body, usually in the leg. Eventually, this clot will break off and travel through the body before settling in the lungs or brain causing a potential stroke.
Pulmonary Embolisms – Pulmonary embolisms are extremely dangerous blood clots that appear in the lungs. Some of these blood clots form directly in or near the lungs and others are move there after forming somewhere else in the body.
The Yaz helpline wants to hear from all women injured by Yaz or their family, mothers or Husbands. We must seek justice.