• The Mirena IUD is Manufactured by Bayer...
    ...the same company that has indicated to shareholders that it will reserve an additional $262.5 million to settle Yaz and Yasmin lawsuits over blood clots
  • Call the Mirena IUD Helpline and speak to a female medical social worker and a Mirena IUD lawyer
  • The Mirena IUD has had serious complications
    • Perforation of the uterus
    • The IUD can gravitate and become embedded in the uterus or abdomen
    • Pregnancy even with the Mirena inserted
    • Gravitation of the IUD, change in position
    • Ectopic pregnancy
    • Group A streptococcal sepsis
    • Infertility when the IUD becomes embedded
    • Need for surgical removal of the Mirena
  • The Mirena IUD is a flexible intrauterine device that is placed into the uterus through the vagina by a GYN. Mirena releases a continuous dose of hormones (levonorgestrel) to prevent pregnancy for up to five years.
  • Over 2 million women in the U.S. have used Mirena IUD for birth control.
    Mirena is one of the most common IUDs currently on the market.
  • Uterine Perforation Symptoms From the Mirena: If you have these symptoms see a physician immediately.
    • Lower abdominal pain
    • Heavy vaginal bleeding
    • Inability to locate the Mirena IUD string
    • Bloating, rigidity and pain in the abdomen
    • Nausea, Vomiting, Chills, Fever, Rapid heartbeat

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Many women are experiencing severe negative side effects from the Mirena IUD contraceptives. Women are saying “even though i had less freedom my quality of life was better before i got the Mirena”

The Mirena IUD Helpline Maine  is helping women having complications from the Mirena IUD. Lawyers are currently filing lawsuits for complications from the Mirena. A class action- Multi District Litigation  motion has been filed to centralize nationwide Mirena lawsuits.  The creation of an MDL in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio is being sought.

Call the Mirena IUD Helpline and speak to a female medical social worker and a Mirena IUD lawyer.

Who is Bayer Pharmaceuticals?

Bayer is a  the world leader in the field of hormonal oral contraception and a pioneer in the area of women’s healthcare concentrating on three areas: contraception, menopause management and the development of gynecological therapies.

What  Is the Mirena IUD?

The Mirena intrauterine device or IUD and the Mirena coil are intrauterine birth control devises that incorporates a coil plus infusion of a progesterone-like hormone (levonorgestrel). This hormone is released in small doses for the term the device remains inserted. It has a cord dangling down into the upper part of the vagina and remains in the uterus for five to 10 years.

The Mirena IUD stops sperm from reaching the egg by releasing copper into the womb and fallopian tubes. The release of copper changes the chemical makeup of the fluids in the uterus and the changes prevent sperm from fertilizing the egg.

The Mirena May Stop Pregnancy By:

  • Thickening cervical mucus to prevent sperm from entering your uterus
  • Inhibiting sperm from reaching or fertilizing your egg
  • Making  the lining of your uterus thin
  • Mirena may stop the release of your egg from your ovary

.  The above  actions work together to prevent pregnancy.

The FDA Sent a Warning to Bayer About  It’s Marketing Tactics For the Mirena 

FDA Division of Drug Marketing, Advertising, and Communications (DDMAC)  warned Bayer that it’s “program overstates the efficacy of Mirena IUD, presents unsubstantiated claims, minimizes the risks of using Mirena, and includes false or misleading presentations regarding Mirena. Thus, the program misbrands the drug in violation of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act…”

The FDA  was also concerned that the  marketing claims Bayer was making that the Mirena IUD could enhance a women’s sex life or help her “look and feel great.”  Currently  1000’s of women call our Mirena IUD Helpline with severe complications and certainly do not “feel great”.

Bayer Also Received An FDA WarningFor It’s Yaz Birth Control Pills

April 10, 2012, the FDA announced it was requiring a label change for drugs such as Yaz which contain the chemical drospirenone, warning that the chemical may be associated with a higher risk for blood clots.

Mirena IUD Side Effects and Complications

The Mirena IUD Helpline has received calls from women nationwide  who have had Mirena implanted  and experienced serious and even debilitating or life-threatening side-effects. The device has  migrated from its original position after being inserted, perforating the uterus or embedding itself in the uterus or a nearby organ.  A doctor  was needed to  locate and surgically remove the device.  Sometimes the device could not be found. The Mirena has also  caused adhesions or scarring and infertility. Some women have required a complete hysterectomy.  More serious complications could result in death.

Mirena Migration Symptoms

  • Lower abdominal pain
  • Heavy vaginal bleeding
  • Inability to locate the Mirena IUD string
  • Bloating,and pain in the abdomen
  • Nausea, Vomiting, Chills, Fever and Rapid heartbeat

Serious side effects that have been linked to Mirena include:

  • Abscesses
  • Birth of a child with a birth defect
  • Embedment in the uterus
  • Embedment in the abdomen or a nearby organ
  • Erosion of adjacent areas such as the vagina
  • Infertility
  • Inflammation of the membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and internal organs
  • Intestinal perforations or obstruction
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Perforation of the uterus

Mirena IUD Lawsuits Alert

Mirena IUD lawyers are filing Mirena lawsuits for a implanted Mirena IUD needing to be  surgically removed because it migrated from its original position and perforated the uterine lining, you may have a potential Mirena lawsuit.

Mirena Uterine Perforation, Uterine Damage  Alert

If Mirena falls out of place it can become lodged in the uterine wall the uterus can become damaged leading to infertility. This is called perforation. Surgery to remove the Mirena device may be required. perforation may include the obstruction of the intestines, perforation of the intestines and the development of scar tissue wherever the device embeds itself.

The Mirena?

The Mrena IUD was promoted as a “levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system”. The Mirena IUD release hormones from a plastic cartridge that forms part of the “T” shaped device. It is effective and  claimed to be one of the most effective birth control methods. The Mirena would make you feel great.

 What about the potential harmful side effects?

The Mirena IUD is considered to be  convenient because it can last up to 5 years if it does not gravitate and become embedded in your uterus and need to be surgically removed.

It is considered to be  flexible because it can be removed if it does not migrate and need to be surgically removed. And that is if it can be easily located.

According to Health Canada

In June 2010 Health Canada, alerted doctors that there were  reports of uterine perforation in women using the Mirena IUD . It appears Bayer Inc. continues to receive post-market reports of uterine perforation associated with the use of Mirena.

Call the Mirena IUD helpline if your Mirena IUD has shifted in position and gravitated causing a perforation. If you have had serious MIrena IUD side effects  call now to discuss your Mirena IUD lawsuit. Speak to a medical social worker and an experienced class action, dangerous drug and devices Mirena IUD lawyer.

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