Tag: Essure

23
Mar

US Congressman Sent a Letter to Veterans Affairs Not to Allow Essure

Hon. Mike Fitzpatrick Sent a Letter to the Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Not to Purchase Medical Device Essure March 1, 2016 The Honorable Charlie Dent Chairman Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies HVC-227 The Capitol Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Sanford Bishop, Jr. Ranking Member Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies HVC- 227

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4
Nov

E-Free Act-a New Bill to Remove Essure Contraceptive Device

Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick Announces a New Bill “E-Free Act” E-Free Act to remove a permanent contraceptive device “Essure” The new bill (E-Free Act) directs the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s Commissioner of Food and Drugs to issue an order withdrawing approval for “Essure” system, Bayer’s permanent birth control (contraceptive) device. WITHDRAWAL OF PREMARKET APPROVAL FOR ESSURE SYSTEM Not later than 60 days after

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25
Sep

Listen to What Patients Have to Say about Contraceptive Device Essure

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) touts about “patient voice” or “patient preference” of  valuing the experience and perspectives of patients with devices as reflected in recent guidance entitled “Patient Preference Information – Submission, Review in PMAs, HDE Applications, and De Novo Requests, and Inclusion in Device Labeling.” FDA believes that patients can and should bring their own

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23
Sep

FDA Revisits Scientific Data for Essure Birth Control Device

Essure System Permanent Birth Control The FDA plans to convene a public meeting of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Devices Panel on September 24, 2015 to discuss scientific data regarding Essure’s safety and effectiveness. At this meeting, the FDA invites feedback from presenters, panel members and the public to inform recommendations and next steps about Essure. What Is Essure? Essure is

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