Bayer’s Mirena intrauterine device (IUD) is a popular form of birth control, but it is also associated with an increasing number of painful medical complications. The Mobile, Alabama, attorneys at Long & Long are currently investigating claims by those who may have suffered adverse effects after using a Mirena IUD. If you or a loved one experienced complications that you believe may stem from the Mirena IUD, please call us today at 251-432-2277 for your free consultation. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received more than 50,000 reports of complications associated Mirena IUDs. Some of the adverse effects have been serious and include but are not limited to:
- Abdominal pain
- Uterine perforation
- Cervical perforation
- Embedding of the Mirena IUD in the uterine wall
- Migration of the Mirena IUD
Many complications linked to the Mirena IUD require emergency surgery to remove the devices. The product liability attorneys at Long & Long have extensive experience helping consumers harmed by defective medical products pursue the financial security they need to cope with medical expenses and other costs. Please contact Long & Long if you or a family member suffered complications while using the Mirena IUD. We welcome clients from the greater Mobile area and throughout Alabama.