NuvaRing® Contraceptive Device Attorneys | Jacksonville
FDA Recall, Warning or Action: An FDA study found and increased risk of Pulmonary Embolism (PE) and Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) in women using a NuvaRing® Contraceptive device.
Although money cannot bring back your good health, it can help to pay the bills. At Harrell & Harrell, P.A., we constantly monitor the favorable outcomes issued by state and federal courts for claims concerning harmful drugs and negligent medical product companies. Wrongfully, there are some cases where manufacturers elect not to tell consumers or their physician that a known problem exists.
Side Effects of NuvaRing® Contraceptive Device Use
NuvaRing® (ethinyl estradiol and etonogestrel) are hormones in the female body that prevent ovulation. Possible side effects or negative patient outcomes using NuvaRing® include:
- Venous Thromboembolic Events
- Heart Attack
- Acute Myocardial Infarction
- Ischemic Stroke
NOTE: According to an FDA study, continuous exposure combined hormonal contraceptives may result in a higher sustained exposure to estrogen causing increased thromboembolic risk.
At Harrell & Harrell, we can investigate, document and quantify the damages for settlement of your medical expenses, hospital bills, lost income, pain and suffering, future healthcare costs and lasting injuries. If you or a loved one has been injured by or permanently damaged due the failure of a manufacturer or seller to exercise reasonable care, contact a liability lawyer at 904-251-1111 or 1-800-251-1111; or use this website’s Do I Have A Case form for a prompt response.