Essure is a permanent birth control for a woman (female sterilization) which was designed to prevent pregnancy by causing scar tissue to build up in a woman’s fallopian tubes. Essure permanent birth control was manufactured and marketed by Bayer and Conceptus as non-surgical and minimally invasive.
If you or a loved one have been harmed by Essure, our team of Attorneys can help. Contact Catania & Catania, P.A. for a free case evaluation now.
Thousands of women in the United States and worldwide have reported serious, and catastrophic injuries because of defects in the Essure product. The reported injuries include:
- Implant migration
- Perforation/tearing of the uterus or fallopian tubes
- Chronic pelvic pain
- Unintended pregnancy, miscarriage, fetal death
- Surgeries to treat the complications
On July 20, 2018, Bayer announced that it would no longer sell Essure in the United States. In 2017, Bayer had stopped selling Essure in all countries except the United States.