The oral contraceptive Yaz, produced by the Bayer Pharmaceuticals Co., was considered highly effective in preventing unwanted pregnancy, as well as treating moderate acne disease and reducing the symptoms of the premenstrual syndrome.
However, Yaz recall attorneys there are numerous side effects associated with Yaz, some of which can be life-threatening. Among the Yaz side effects commonly reported by women taking Yaz, the following ones are the most frequent:
- Severe headaches
- Stomach problems
- Gallbladder disease
- Kidney and liver failure
- Heart attack risk
- Blood clots risk
- Loss of libido
Rather than order a recall of Bayer-manufactured Yaz, FDA has decided to conduct additional research concerning its production with the goal of better controlling the manufacturing process.
If you, your friends or relatives have suffered from taking Yaz, you are urged to contact the pharmaceutical litigation attorneys of Bisnar Chase Personal Injury Attorneys or call them at 800-259-6373 for a free consultation.