Tag: Essure Birth Control Device


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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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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