Temporary IVC filters can cause adverse side effects if left in for long periods of time.
Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are serious health factors people have to face when they get older.
Under the health care category, the FDA helps monitor and test drugs and medical devices for safety.
Inferior vena cava (IVC) filters come with risks, as many people are finding out after having one implanted.
An IVC filter is a medical device that your surgeon implants directly into your inferior vena cava. This implanted filter …
More and more drugs are hit with lawsuits each year, thanks to too little testing, too little warning or too much illegal marketing. As a result, countless IVC filter lawsuits and transvaginal mesh claims have been made against major drug manufacturers – and we’ve only just seen the beginning.