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Broken Paragard Injury: Do You Have a Claim?

Have you suffered from a broken Paragard IUD? If you’ve been injured due to a broken Paragard before or during removal, you may be entitled to significant compensation and you deserve justice. A broken Paragard injury can be serious and even life-threatening.

In this article, we’ll discuss the risks of broken Paragard injury as well as Paragard removal injury, and share what those affected can do to seek compensation if they have been injured.

IMPORTANT: If you’ve suffered a broken Paragard injury or another Paragard removal injury, our Paragard lawyers are ready to help with your claim. For a FREE, no-obligation consultation concerning a potential Paragard lawsuit, please call 1-800-525-7111. There are absolutely no attorney fees unless we win your case and you receive compensation.

To be clear, a broken Paragard injury is a serious risk associated with these IUDs and can require surgical removal, potentially resulting in further complications. If you’ve been injured due to a broken Paragard IUD, please call 1-800-525-7111 to speak with an experienced Paragard lawyer about a potential claim. 

You may be entitled to compensation and you deserve justice.

Broken Paragard IUDs and Serious Injury Risk

Broken Paragard Injury - Paragard Lawsuit Lawyers - Riddle & BrantleyParagard is a popular IUD approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for birth control. It is the only non-hormonal IUD available in the United States, and works by using low levels of copper toxicity to prevent pregnancy.

However, Paragard devices may break while implanted or during surgical removal, resulting in serious broken Paragard injury risk.

According to the manufacturer, Teva Pharmaceuticals, during removal, “The threads can retract into the uterus and break, or Paragard can break, perforate the uterus, or be expelled.”

Paragard’s own prescribing information states that “breakage of an embedded Paragard during non-surgical removal has been reported.”

A broken Paragard IUD can result in serious injury, including:

  • Uterus perforation (tearing)
  • Inflammation
  • Organ damage
  • Infection
  • Scarring
  • Ectopic pregnancy (pregnancy complication)

If you have suffered any of these injuries or another broken Paragard injury during removal, please call 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE claim investigation. You may be entitled to compensation.

There is no obligation and, as always, we don’t get paid unless you do. There are no attorney fees unless we recover financial compensation in your Paragard claim or lawsuit.

Please call 1-800-525-7111 and let’s see how we can help. If you’ve suffered a broken Paragard injury before or during removal, you deserve justice and may be entitled to compensation.

“I’ve suffered injury due to a broken Paragard or Paragard removal. What can I do?”

Broken Paragard Lawsuit - Riddle & Brantley (1)If you’ve been injured due to a broken Paragard IUD during removal, you have legal options available for seeking compensation.

At Riddle & Brantley, our Paragard lawsuit lawyers have more than 225 years of combined legal experience handling claims against potentially negligent manufacturers like Teva Pharmaceuticals, and we would love to help you if we can.

Our team includes many experienced defective medical device lawyers who together have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for injured victims (see disclaimer below), and been recognized by prestigious organizations such as:

  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • The National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • Super Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell (AV Preeminent)

If you’ve been injured due to a broken Paragard device, don’t wait — the longer you wait to contact us, the harder it may be to win your case and recover the compensation you need and deserve.

For a FREE consultation concerning your potential broken Paragard injury claim, please call 1-800-525-7111 or complete the fast and easy form below.

“This settlement changed me and my family’s lives.”

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“Do I qualify for a Paragard lawsuit?” 

Certain criteria must be met in order to qualify for a Paragard lawsuit, including:

  • Must have/had Paragard inserted
  • Removal surgery must have occurred or been scheduled
  • Must have had a complication during or after surgery

Qualifying complications during or after Paragard removal surgery include:

  • Fractured or broken IUD device
  • Broken pieces of IUD left embedded in the uterus
  • Severe menstrual pain and/or heavy bleeding
  • Bleeding between periods and/or cramping
  • Need for invasive surgery to remove and/or hysterectomy

If you believe you may qualify for a Paragard injury claim, please call 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE consultation. We will review your claim, advise you on your eligibility and best available legal options, and if you decide to hire us, fight tirelessly for your right to compensation.

Justice Counts for those injured due to dangerous medical devices and we would love to help you if we can.

Please call 1-800-525-7111 today and let’s talk.

 


*** Disclaimer: The results mentioned are intended to illustrate the type of cases handled by the firm. These results do not guarantee a similar outcome, and they should not be construed to constitute a promise or guarantee of a particular result in any particular case. Every case is different, and the outcome of any case depends upon a variety of factors unique to that case.

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