Expect Bayer To Get Heat At FDA Advisory Panel Over Essure Adverse Events, Doc Training
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
FDA’s Obstetrics and Gynecology Devices Advisory Panel will discuss risk mitigation for pain, bleeding, and other events associated with its Essure sterility device on Sept. 24. Meanwhile, Bayer’s new summary for the meeting reveals several lawsuits were filed against it “making allegations [on] clinical trials and safety,” of Essure. A Citizen Petition says altered trial patient records and violations of adverse event reporting rules by Conceptus in 2011 invalidates its PMA.