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Boston Paragard IUD Attorney

Paragard is the only non-hormonal option out of the five different intrauterine devices (IUDs) available in the United States. The other four types, Mirena, Kyleena, Liletta, and Skyla, use the hormone levonorgestrel to work. While these devices can be a useful and effective form of birth control, they also pose risks that could cause serious complications. If you have suffered injuries due to your Paragard IUD, you deserve the highest quality representation from Sweeney Merrigan Personal Injury Lawyers. With over 45 years of experience and extensive legal knowledge and resources, we can work with you to develop a customized plan that fits your needs. Our innovative legal strategies have helped Boston victims recover hundreds of millions of dollars. Our passionate team fights tirelessly to hold liable parties accountable and achieve the compensation you deserve. To speak with one of our skilled lawyers, call (617) 391-9001 or fill out our contact form.

We know how expensive, emotionally damaging, and physically traumatic injuries like these can be can be. Our Boston Paragard IUD attorneys also know that medical device companies must be held responsible for their errors in order to create a safer and more just world. We want to stand up with you against these negligent businesses to make certain that these mistakes don’t harm future patients.

What Complications May Result from Your Paragard IUD?

While the Paragard IUD has been around since the 1980s, it has recently been back in the news due to lawsuits claiming the device can break and embed in other organs. However, Paragard isn’t the first IUD to make headlines for lawsuits. Thousands of women filed lawsuits against Bayer, claiming the Mirena IUD migrated from the uterus and perforated organs. These women required surgery to treat complications, resulting in millions of dollars in lawsuits in the victims’ favor.

Common complications associated with the Paragard IUD include the following:

  • Uterus or cervix perforation
  • IUD migration
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Copper left in the body
  • Infection 
  • Scarring
  • Organ damage
  • IUD breakage 
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Hysterectomy 
  • Wrongful death

If you have suffered any health problems from your IUD, we can listen to your story and document important details to determine if you have a case. Our reliable Boston Paragard IUD lawyers support you every step of the way so that you can focus on recovery while we handle every aspect of your claim.

Proving Fault in Boston Paragard IUD Claims

When you receive an IUD, you trust the medical device makers to properly test their product and ensure its safety. Unfortunately, companies often break this trust, causing life-altering injuries. If this is the case for you, you are responsible for providing evidence that proves the following:

  • The liable party owed you a duty to care for your health and safety.
  • They neglected this duty.
  • This negligence caused your injuries and damages.

While this may seem intimidating, we are prepared to face major companies and help you gather essential information to achieve a successful outcome. You can also journal your experience with your IUD and how it has affected your life to demonstrate your emotional damage.

What Potential Damages Can You Recover for Your Paragard IUD Claim?

If a Paragard IUD was responsible for your injury or the death of a loved one, you may be entitled to compensation for your losses, which could include the following:

  • Current and future medical bills
  • Hospital bills
  • Ambulance ride 
  • Emotional distress
  • Loss of consortium
  • Surgery costs
  • Assistive medical devices
  • Lost wages from missed work
  • Pain and suffering
  • Punitive damages

We understand how expensive, emotionally damaging, and physically traumatic injuries like these can be. With your medical records, bills, and journal of your emotional experience, we can help you calculate your claim’s worth to achieve a fair settlement. Medical device companies must be held responsible for their errors to create a safer and more just world. Our dedicated Boston Paragard IUD lawyers strive to stand up with you against these negligent businesses to make sure that these mistakes don’t harm future patients.

How Can a Lawyer Help With Your Boston Paragard IUD Claim?

One of the first steps to take after suffering injuries from your Paragard IUD is to contact an experienced lawyer. Our legal team at Sweeney Merrigan Personal Injury Lawyers understands the sensitive nature of these cases and handles them with care and respect. 

We allow you to prioritize your recovery while we manage the following:

  • Thoroughly investigating your case
  • Utilizing resources like medical professionals and other experts
  • Interviewing witnesses
  • Answering your questions
  • Calculating your claim’s worth
  • Filing your claim properly
  • Negotiating with insurance companies
  • Speaking on your behalf
  • Taking your case to court if necessary

Hiring a lawyer gives you the best chance of achieving the compensation you deserve and ensures you do not miss your opportunity to fight for your rights and hold Paragard accountable.

Schedule a Free Consultation With Boston Paragard IUD Attorneys Sweeney Merrigan Personal Injury Lawyers

It can be challenging to know if your injuries or other health concerns resulted from a defective medical device, such as an IUD. The best way to learn more about your case is to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney about the details of your case. We have decades of experience working on these types of claims at Sweeney Merrigan Personal Injury Lawyers, so you can rely on us to provide effective legal services and outstanding results.

Our passionate Boston Paragard IUD lawyers include J. Tucker Merrigan, Peter M. Merrigan, Jessica M. Gray, Erin E. McHugh, and Dylan Hixson, and they do everything they can to advocate for those harmed by negligent medical device companies. This dedication has received recognition from outlets like Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. If you have sustained injuries from your Paragard IUD, call (617) 391-9001 or fill out our contact form to schedule a free consultation.

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