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Birth Control Patch Cases Being Settled and Sealed

by Sandra Cassidy, Associate Corporate Counsel for Counsel Financial Services March 4, 2008 Johnson & Johnson will pay $1.25 million for the death of a 14-year-old who suffered blood clots in her lungs after using the Ortho Evra birth control patch. Five million women have used the patch since it came on the market in […]

Ortho Evra

Lea en español Ortho Evra is a weekly birth-control patch worn on the skin to prevent pregnancy. It prevents pregnancy by delivering continuous levels of hormones through the skin and into the bloodstream. While Ortho Evra has proven successful for many women looking for alternatives to birth-control pills, attention has been brought to more serious […]