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10
Apr

Indiana Woman Wins $3M Settlement In Cook IVC Filter Lawsuit

Blood Clot Filters Are Supposed to Help Patients, But Defective Designs Have Prompted Lawsuits. Contact an IVC Filter Attorney to Find Out if You’re Eligible for Compensation. On Feb. 5, 2019, a federal jury in Indiana awarded Tonya Brand $3 million in damages for the medical complications she suffered after receiving a Celect IVC filter manufactured by Cook Medical. This

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13
Mar

Bayer Officially Removes Essure From The Market

Consult an Essure Lawyer if You Were Injured by This Dangerous Device Bayer’s permanent birth control device, Essure, has officially been removed from the market. The company announced in July that it planned to discontinue sales at the end of 2018 due to declining profits. However, many consumers have argued that the device was not safe to begin with. While

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17
May

IVC Filter Lawsuit Update

IVC filters were developed to help protect people from life-threatening complications caused by blood clots. However, there are now more than 6,000 IVC filter lawsuits filed because of serious and deadly consequences that patients and their families experienced as a result of this medical device. According to an article published on the National Institutes of Health website, the complications can

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29
Nov

IVC Filter Removal Can Be Dangerous: FDA Investigates Risks

When a person is at risk of developing a blood clot and cannot take blood thinners or they have a history of developing blog clots, their doctor may recommend an IVC filter. The purpose of an IVC filter is to essentially allow blood to continue to pass through to the heart and lungs, but catch blood clots if they form.

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1
Nov

Will SGLT2 Inhibitors Face A Recall?

SGLT2 inhibitors are a special type of medication used to control Type II Diabetes. People with Type II Diabetes struggle to control their blood sugar levels (also referred to as their glucose levels). SGLT2 drugs (such as Invokana) help diabetics control their blood sugar numbers by stopping the body from absorbing all of the sugar. Instead, some of the extra

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