Essure implants: Bayer to pay $ 1.6 billion to close complaints in the United States

German pharmacy giant Bayer announced Thursday that it would spend $ 1.6 billion to close “90% of the nearly 39,000 complaints” filed against its permanent contraception device Essure in the United States, implicated for unwanted effects. • Read also: Bayer ceases marketing of Essure sterilization implants • Read also: A contraceptive device causes serious side … Read more