Product Liability Update: Time Magazine reports that the FDA is reviewing the safety of the popular birth control pill Yasmin (also known as Yaz, Beyaz and Ocella), a product of Bayer Pharmaceuticals. Accounting for nearly 15% of the market, Yasmin is one of the top-selling birth control pills. However, after nearly 50 reported deaths and thousands of serious injuries, the FDA is reconsidering Yasmin's place on the market. Click here to read the entire Time article.
Heightening women's risk of stroke, heart attack, blood clots, thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, DVT and gallbladder disease, Yasmin presents a serious risk for women--even those with no family history such diseases.
If you or someone you know has suffered any injury of financial damage because of the use of Yasmin, Yaz, Beyaz and Ocella, or any other defective product, it is important that you speak to an attorney to protect your rights. Contact us today for a free case consultation.