Claims of Birth Control Leading to Pseudotumor Cerebri

Manufacturers of birth control medications that release levonorgestrel are being sued for their failure to properly warn patients of their risk of developing pseudotumor cerebri. Those who have been negatively affected by levonorgestrel-releasing birth control medications can receive compensation for their pain,...

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Aside from the side effect of birth control medications leading to pseudotumor cerebri,
there are a number of health problems and conditions that can be developed if...

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History

A study published by the New England Journal of Medicine states that there is a link between birth controls releasing levonorgestrel, and the development of pseudotumor cerebri
Between January and April, nine cases are filed against Bayer, for their Mirena intrauterine device (IUD), for pseudotumor cerebri
In May, the nine cases have a motion filed for centralized federal litigation
By August, a decision was made to keep all nine cases at the State level
Additional multicounty litigations are set by a U.S. district judge, including those suffering from pseudotumor cerebri resulted from using the birth control device.
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What Is Pseudotumor Cerebri?

Also known as a "false tumor", pseudotumor cerebri is a neurological condition where an excess or poor absorption of cerebrospinal fluid occurs inside of the skull. The symptoms are similar to
those of a brain tumor, which can make diagnosis difficult. Women of childbearing age are most susceptible to being diagnosed with pseudotumor cerebri, as it is most commonly linked with Read More

Lawsuit Information Surrounding Pseudotumor Cerebri

In recent years, there has been a significant increase of lawsuits filed against numerous birth control manufacturing companies with levonorgestrel. More women are diagnosed with pseudotumor cerebri after using these contraceptives after experiencing symptoms similar to those of a brain tumor.

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Cases Filed By Women Using Levonorgestrel-Releasing Birth Control

The start of 2014 saw nine lawsuits filed against the manufacturer Bayer as a result of women developing pseudotumor cerebri after using their Mirena IUD. Each of these cases were taken at the...

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