Will Mirena IUD Birth Control Be Recalled From the Market?


Although a large number of women throughout the United States have suffered devastating complications from Mirena IUD birth control, where the device perforated the uterus, migrated to other areas of the body, caused infections and resulted in other problems, there is no indication that Bayer Healthcare will remove the birth control product from the market.

A mounting number of product liability lawsuits have been filed by women throughout the United States, some of which allege that a Mirena recall should be issued to remove the IUD from the market or place stronger warnings about the risk of migration and perforations that may develop long after the device is inserted. However, it is not likely that the popular form of long-acting birth control will actually be recalled.

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Bayer has continued to fight mounting lawsuits, arguing that the Mirena IUD warnings provided to consumers and the medical community provide information about the risk of perforation.

However, the existing warning labels suggest that the risk is only seen during the insertion of the IUD into the uterus, and lawsuits allege that if better Mirena warnings were provided, many women could have avoided severe problems.

While providing inaccurate warnings, Bayer has also engaged in misleading advertising campaigns that suggest the Mirena IUD may actually improve a woman’s sex life, enhance personal relationships and make her look and feel better.

In December 2009, the FDA issued a warning letter to Bayer for overstating the efficacy of Mirena, presenting unsubstantiated claims, minimizing the risks associated with Mirena and providing false and misleading information.

While the FDA has not indicated that a Mirena market recall is being considered, many advocates believe that the federal health regulators may require Bayer to update the warning label and provide more accurate and complete information about the risk of:

Mirena IUD Recall Lawyers

Even if Mirena is not recalled from the market, women may still be entitled to financial compensation and settlements for Mirena IUD injuries that may have been avoided if Bayer hadn’t placed their desire for profits before consumer safety.

The Mirena recall lawyers at Saiontz & Kirk, P.A. are reviewing potential lawsuits for women throughout the United States who have experienced complications or problems from the IUD, which resulted in the need to have the device removed.

All claims are reviewed on a contingency fee basis, which means that there are never any out-of-pocket expenses to hire our law firm and there are no Mirena attorney fees unless a recovery is obtained.

To obtain a free and confidential consultation, request a free claim evaluation.

Austin Kirk
Last Updated February 22nd, 2013


  1. Crystal August 3, 2014 at 7:59 pm - Reply

    I was never able to have any more children after it had to be removed by my doctor at the office. I experienced 2 miscarriages and one ectopic pregnancy.

  2. Allison December 29, 2014 at 12:42 pm - Reply

    I have the Mirena. I’ve had it for several years. I’ve had problems since the day i received it. But have no medicaid to have it removed and not sure what to do.

  3. Becky June 27, 2016 at 3:31 am - Reply

    June 2015- 2016… one year of horrible BV infections, wow the smell, the pain, cramping, bleeding for first three months.
    Has anyone had such cramping you thought you were giving birth all over again? Was there ALOT of weird discharge with dried blood and other “stuff” that came out shortly after? Someone else commented not to douche.. their right..
    I know my period is coming when i can hardly walk from the pain. . NICE ! Can’t wait to call Dr. as soon as they open.

  4. Crystal August 21, 2016 at 6:48 am - Reply

    I have had the mirena in seen the 5th of May and I am still a a lot of pain

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