What Is the NuvaRing?
Many may be familiar with the popular birth contraceptive, NuvaRing. It is a birth control contraceptive which is inserted into a woman’s vagina and releases low doses of hormone to prevent pregnancy. The device is normally implanted for a period of 3 weeks before it is removed for a short period of time, generally 7 days beforea new one is inserted. Despite advocates who believe that this device is more effective at preventing pregnancy when compared to oral contraceptives, such as the “birth control pill”, there have been overwhelming clinical studies that reveal that there are serious side effects associated with the use of this product, including the risk of developing venous thrombotic embolisms, cerebral venous sinus thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Reported NuvaRing Injuries and Adverse Side Effects
All drugs or medications pose some adverse risk when taken. However, it is against public policy and immoral to expose people to dangerous products which could cause them to suffer an injury, including a fatality. NuvaRing lawsuit attorneys who represent victims hurt from the medical device have learned that their clients have sustained some of the most serious injuries, and in some cases death has occurred. The most common types of injuries or adverse side effects, including those mentioned above, and due to the use of this product includes:
- Blood Clotting
- Heart Attacks
- Gallbladder disease
- Cancer, including of the reproductive system and breasts
- Loss of hair to the scalp
How Can A NuvaRing Attorney Help Me?
If you are a woman who has suffered blood clotting of the lungs or veins, heart attack, stroke, or other serious side effect after using this birth control product, a NuvaRing lawsuit attorney can offer you a consultation to discuss your case. Most attorneys handling these kinds of claims provide a free consultation and some will work on a contingency basis if you have a valid legal claim. Attorneys who agree to represent you on a contingency basis usually do not charge a legal fee unless they win compensation in your case.
More importantly, Nuvaring lawsuit attorneys care about the safety and health of consumers. They believe that manufacturers should be held legally responsible when their products harm others and will provide vigorous representation on behalf of their clients to make certain that their legal rights are protected and obtain the monetary compensation in which the law entitles them to. To learn whether or not your case is grounds for a lawsuit and to start investigating your claim, contact one of our attorneys.
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NuvaRingÂ is a birth control device, which is inserted into the vagina once a month to prevent pregnancy. Â However, there have been numerous reports of NuvaRing injuries.Â Hundreds of women who have experienced these life-threatening problems have filed a lawsuit against NuvaRing alleging that the birth control device has caused a list of serious side effects [...]