In 2001, the NuvaRing became available in United States markets. It quickly became popular among birth control options and was chosen by hundreds of thousands of women across America because of its reliability and ease of use. Sadly, this form of birth control has been linked to serious health problems that may leave users facing serious and potentially fatal side effects.
Individuals should be able to trust that the medications they take are safe for prescribed use and will not cause unexpected or unadvertised side effects. Sadly, many women suffered devastating side effects after taking a drug they believed was safe, and the NuvaRing lawsuit attorneys of Williams Kherkher are ready to help these individuals. If you’ve been adversely affected by NuvaRing use, contact our offices at 800-220-9341 and learn more about what we can do for you.
Understanding NuvaRing Risks
NuvaRing slowly releases progestin and estrogen over the 21 days that it is prescribed to be worn. This is very similar to the way that oral contraceptives work, but the NuvaRing does not require a person to remember to take a pill every day at the same time. Tragically, the combination of hormones used in this type of birth control has been found to have the potential to cause devastating physical problems such as:
While nothing can undo the pain and suffering that victims have already experienced, those who experienced these NuvaRing side effects may be able to file a lawsuit against the manufacturer of this contraceptive, Merck & Co., to pursue financial compensation for their losses.
At Williams Kherkher, we believe that drug companies should be held legally and financially responsible when their products cause harm to unsuspecting consumers. If you have suffered a complication after using NuvaRing, we want to help. Contact one of our knowledgeable and compassionate NuvaRing lawyers today at 800-220-9341 to schedule a time to review your options.