Background:

 

Yaz®, Yasmine®, Gianvi, and Ocella are popular birth control pills. Additionally, women have also been prescribed these drugs for the treatment of emotional and physical symptoms of PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder) and moderate acne. Yaz and Yasmine are made by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Gianvi and Ocella are the generic versions of Yaz. All four of these drugs were approved by the FDA.

Yaz®, Yasmine®, Gianvi, and Ocella use the unique hormone DRSP (drospirenone) which may increase potassium levels in the body leading to severe complications.

What are possible side effects?

  • Stroke
  • Heart attack
  • Blood Clots
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis

How can I get Involved?

 

If you or a loved one has suffered any of the symptoms above as a result of taking Yaz®, Yasmine®, Gianvi or Ocella, please contact us.

Does it Cost anything to Join?

No. If you win, the law firms who worked on the case will take a percentage of the total recovery. You will not pay anything, regardless of the outcome of the case.

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