Paragard Problems

Women across the country who were implanted with ParaGard IUD’s have filed individual lawsuits alleging that the ParaGard IUDs are defective and can break when the device is removed. Women who experience breakage of the IUD may suffer from any of the following complications:

  • Piece of the IUD becomes embedded in the uterus
  • Invasive surgeries to remove the broken IUD
  • Hysteroscopy and Hysterectomy procedures
  • Perforation of the uterus
  • Migration of the broken piece of the IUD
  • Infections
  • Reproductive health concerns

Paragard Copper IUD Litigation Update

On November 17, 2021, the Hon. Leigh Martin May entered an order denying Defendants’ motion to dismiss the lawsuits filed in the Paragard MDL. The lawsuits, brought by hundreds of women, seek to hold Defendants responsible for the injuries caused by broken Paragard IUDs. This is an important ruling in the litigation because it allows these lawsuits to move forward. Click here to read the order.

Free Case Evaluation

If you were implanted with a ParaGard IUD and the IUD broke, either while the copper IUD was implanted or when your doctor attempted to remove the ParaGard, you may have a legal claim. Take this short survey to learn more:

Talk To A Lawyer About your Paragard

If you were implanted with a ParaGard copper IUD that broke and caused complications, you may be entitled to compensation. Complete the free case review form or call 800.887.8029 for a free and confidential consultation.