NuvaRing


NuvaRing Lawsuit Dismissal is a Betrayal

Erika Langhart’s family feels betrayed by the legal system. The Langharts brought a lawsuit against Merck because they believe Merck’s product NuvaRing caused their daughter’s death. Their case was dismissed, denying the couple, through a jury trial, the…

Mother of NuvaRing Victim Crusades for Saving Lives

Karen Langhart never thought she would outlive her daughter. However, due to insufficient drug testing and inadequate medical warnings, NuvaRing caused blood clots, pulmonary embolisms and heart attacks resulting in her daughter Erika’s death in 2011. Erika was…

Family Creates Nonprofit to Publicize Hazards of NuvaRing

The Langhart parents were expecting their daughter, Erika, to fly home for Thanksgiving. Instead, they got a call summoning them to a Virginia hospital, because their daughter had suffered multiple heart attacks. By the time they got to…

NuvaRing & The Plight of One Family

A Tennessee Valley family gathered together for the 2013 holiday season, and everyone was in good spirits. However, a mere five days later, the family was saddened by the news that one of their own had succumbed to…

NuvaRing Settlement Update: Court Orders Complete Funding

The NuvaRing Master Settlement Agreement drawn up in February 2014 for the NuvaRing multidistrict litigation (MDL) being heard in Missouri has been accepted by both parties, and is moving forward with funding fulfillment. The manufacturer of the NuvaRing,…

NuvaRing & Heart Attacks

In 2011, a young woman, aged 24, died after experiencing two heart attacks. It may sound odd for someone of such a young age to suffer from multiple heart attacks, but the young woman, Erika Langhart of Durango,…

St. Louis Family Filed NuvaRing Lawsuit After Daughter’s Death

The NuvaRing contraceptive device entered the market with insufficient safety information, as the product was never thoroughly studied, say plaintiffs who have filed NuvaRing lawsuits against the device’s manufacturer, Merck. In many of these lawsuits, plaintiffs have suffered…

NuvaRing User Suffered Life-Altering Blood Clots

The Huffington Post recently published an article in which the author describes her experience using the NuvaRing contraceptive device. Writing for the Huffington Post, Nancy Polanco describes using the NuvaRing for less than two months before landing in…

NuvaRing Lawsuit News: NuvaRing Multicounty Litigation (MCL) Convened June 19 Amid News of First NuvaRing Lawsuit Going to Trial

The NuvaRing mass tort in New Jersey recently convened on June 19, 2013 for a case management conference amid news that the first NuvaRing lawsuit consolidated into the mass tort would be going to trial around the same…

NuvaRing Lawsuit News: NuvaRing Lawsuits Recently Filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois

According to a recent Madison-St. Clair Record article, NuvaRing lawsuits have recently been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois charging five defendants, among them Organon USA, with failure to properly warn healthcare…

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