Have you Experienced Complications with Essure?
Essure is a non-hormonal permanent birth control device manufactured by Bayer. The device itself is a set of small metal coils that are placed in the fallopian tubes, an alternative for women who do not want to undergo surgical laparoscopic tubal litigation. The FDA granted Essure approval in 2002, but has recently issued new black box warnings for the device after thousands of adverse effects have been reported.
Serious Side Effects Caused by Essure
- Pain / Abdominal Pain
- Menstrual Irregularities
- Weight Fluctuations
- Patient Device Incompatibility (e.g., possible nickel allergy)
- Migration of the Device or Device Component
- Device Operating Differently Than Expected
- Device Breakage
- Malposition of the Device
- Organ Perforation
- Dyspareunia (difficult or painful sexual intercourse)
Explore your Legal Options
Complications from Essure have become so widespread that a Facebook support group was started in 2011. Membership in the group has soared to more than 27,000 users. Erin Brockovich has also started an online resource where women can share their stories.
Have you or someone you know experienced devastating complications after using Essure? Brian Eberstein has your best interests at heart, and he will fight to hold the manufacturers accountable. We are ready to help. Let us evaluate your case and help you get any compensation you deserve.