Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Thursday, December 3, 2009
More lawsuits vs pharma for alleged injuries caused by birth control pills
About 300 other women have filed a similar Yaz lawsuit or Yasmin lawsuit against Bayer, alleging that the company failed to adequately research the birth control pills and warn about an increased risk of various health problems, such as strokes, heart attacks, blood clots in the legs (DVT), blood clots that travel to the lungs (pulmonary embolism), gallbladder disease and sudden death. Story here.
I have blogged about this topic before here.