Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturers Know Devices are Dangerous

Lawsuits against manufacturers of transvaginal mesh devices such as Johnson & Johnson and Endo International have been making headlines lately for the ongoing cases and settlements with thousands of women who filed suits after suffering serious and often life-threatening complications due to transvaginal mesh.

Endo Agrees to Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Settlements

Endo Health Solutions, which bought American Medical Systems (AMS) Inc., in 2011, reached a settlement this week in cases of women suing over implanted transvaginal mesh, according to the Charleston Gazette. About 6,000 women will be affected by this settlement, which came to about $830 million.

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Transvaginal Mesh Manufacturer Receives Warning from FDA

Endo International PLC., the parent company of American Medical Systems (AMS), was issued a letter of warning from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) following an inspection of the facility where it found three federal regulation violations against how some urological devices and transvaginal mesh are manufactured.