If you are one of the thousands of women who have suffered a blood clot, stroke, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism after taking the oral contraceptive Yaz, it is important to speak with a Yaz attorney as soon as possible.
Researchers around the world have found that a chemical in Yaz, drospirenone, can significantly increase blood potassium levels, which heightens the risk of blood clots and serious health conditions by nearly 75%.
A Yaz attorney will discuss the research and risks of taking the drug, and assist you in filing a claim to recover for your loss. It is important to understand that there is only a limited amount of time to file a claim before it expires.
Unfortunately, millions of women have taken Yaz without being properly advised by the manufacturer of the serious side effects they could face. Yaz attorneys are available today to help those who have suffered file a lawsuit for their damages and recover quickly.
If you suffered a blood clot, stroke, pulmonary embolism or DVT after taking Yaz, contact us today to speak with a Yaz attorney about your legal options. It costs nothing to discuss your case or file a claim.
Attorneys have assisted in filing over 6,000 lawsuits against Bayer for those taking Yaz who have suffered injury or death. Latest reports show that the company has now started settling cases with some of the victims.
Some attorneys have already reached settlements with Bayer. These same attorneys can discuss your case today to let you know if it qualifies, how much compensation you may receive, and how much time you have to take action.
Over the past decade, scientists in Europe and the United States studying the effects of birth control pills have discovered that drugs like Yaz may significantly increase the risk of blood clots. These can lead to serious health conditions like stroke, DVT, heart attacks and pulmonary embolism.
The FDA released a study of more than 800,000 women who have taking birth control pills in the United States. This study showed that drugs like Yaz can greatly increase the risk of blood clots by as much as 75%. In 2009, The British Medical Journal released data from Denmark and the Netherlands showing almost the same results.
A lawsuit should never be filed unless necessary. A Yaz attorney will explain the research that proves the serious health risks of the drug and how the drug maker, Bayer, will continue to earn billions selling it despite the health risks.
Defective drug lawsuits like this can be complex legal matters. When choosing an attorney to represent you, it is crucial to make sure they are qualified for this type of case, have experience fighting large drug companies and have the resources necessary to pursue your case to the end.
The Yaz Risks Center only recommends lawyers and law firms that have already settled Yaz lawsuits.
Contact us today for more information about the safety risks of Yaz and your legal options. We are available 24 hours a day to answer questions and provide help.