Stay Informed With Our Articles On Defective Medical Devices And Other Dangerous Products

After a defective product has caused you pain and suffering, it is vital that you get as much information as you can before filing a claim. Our library articles explore dangerous medical devices, metal hip implants, dangerous drugs, and other products that could lead to a successful product liability case.

Side Effects of DePuy ASR Hips Cause Revision Surgeries

DePuy Hip Side Effects Include Metal Poisoning And Tissue DamageThere are many different kinds of hip replacement devices on the market, and each one carries its own particular risks. However, patients who were implanted with the DePuy ASR Hip System may be at higher risk of injuries and device...

Common Side Effects of the Essure Birth Control Implant

Essure Implant Causes Dangerous Side Effects That Can Lead To HysterectomyFor many years, women who sought a permanent form of birth control were forced to undergo surgical sterilization procedures, an invasive process that required weeks of recovery. When patients heard of a new device that could prevent pregnancy and could be implanted...

Injuries and Side Effects Caused by Bard IVC Filters

Bard IVC Filters Linked To Blood Clots, Heart Problems, And Other Side EffectsPatients who are unable to take blood thinners are at high risk of dangerous clotting after surgery. Many doctors implant small wire cages, called Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) filters, directly into these patients’ veins to catch clots and prevent strokes. Unfortunately,...

Side Effects of Forced Air Warming Blankets Used in Surgery

Forced Air Warming Blankets Cause Infections And Other Side Effects Patients do not like to give up control of their bodies, and procedures that involve anesthesia require even more lost control than patients realize. Anesthesia affects a patient’s ability to regulate normal body temperature, placing him or her in danger of hypothermia. While many...

Zofran Pregnancy Risks and Side Effects for Babies

Mothers And Babies Both At Risk Of Serious Zofran® Side Effects Over 75 percent of expectant mothers experience nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, with some experiencing symptoms so severe they result in malnutrition and dehydration (called hyperemesis gravidarum), risking the health of both the mother and developing baby.Zofran® and its generic ingredient ondansetron...

Heart Attacks and Other Yaz® Birth Control Side Effects

Side Effects Of Yaz®, Yasmin®, And Ocella® Birth Control Medications Numerous contraceptives flood into the market each year, as many women opt for oral birth control methods to prevent pregnancy. In 2006, the new medication Yaz® set itself apart from the pack with marketing claims that the contraceptive also treated acne and...