IVC Filter Lawsuit News

IVC Filter Litigation History

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This website will be updated with the latest news and information on the ongoing IVC Filter Litigation. Any information regarding a IVC Class Action Lawsuit or Multi District Litigation will be posted for review. If you have suffered from an IVC Filter implant, complete the Free IVC Filter Case Evaluation to the right to learn if you may qualify to file a IVC Filter Lawsuit.

NBC Nightly News Investigates IVC Filter Side Effects
Bard IVC Filter MDL Created in Arizona
IVC Filter Lawsuit Filed in Michigan
IVC Filter Settlement Reached in California

IVC Filter Side Effects Lawsuit

IVC Filter Side Effects

Studies indicate that IVC Filters implanted in patients can break or fracture and enter the patient's blood stream. These metal fractures can then enter vital organs such as the heart or lungs and cause serious injury and in some cases death. The FDA has issued warnings alerting both patients and doctors of this serious issue. The FDA advises that IVC filters be removed as soon as possible to prevent these events from occurring. There have been multiple lawsuits filed over IVC filters for failure to warn of these dangerous IVC Filter side effects. In addition to these serious injuries other IVC filter side effects include:

  • Fracture of the IVC Filter
  • IVC Filter Migration
  • Cardiac or Pericardial Tamponade
  • Ventricle Tachycardia
  • Perforation of the Heart, Lung, Vena Cava
  • Hemorrhage
  • Severe Chest Pain
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Death

In the United States, at least 100,000 people have been implanted with IVC devices. Some patients have not had these potentially deadly devices removed for years. IVC filters are designed to catch blood clots from forming and entering the lungs. There are studies that indicate every 1 in 4 devices will fracture and enter the blood stream. There have been both IVC filter class action lawsuits and IVC Filter MDLs created to try to help victims of IVC side effects. If you have suffered from IVC filters, you may be entitled to compensation. Complete the form on this page to have an IVC attorney contacts regarding a possible IVC legal claim today.

IVC Filter Lawsuits

If you or a love one has suffered injuries from IVC Filters you may be entitled to compensation. Our IVC Filter lawyers work on a contingency basis, which means they only get paid if you get paid. Every state is different in terms of the statue of limitations, so you should contact a IVC filter lawyer as soon as possible to preserve your legal rights. Complete the free IVC filter lawsuit evaluation to the right to have our IVC filter legal team review your information today. Or contact us at 888-236-4949 to speak with IVC Filter lawyer regarding your claim.

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