Yaz is one of the brand names used for the generic drug drospirenone, also sold under the names Yasmine and Ocella. These drugs are typically prescribed for birth control or form treatment of the so-called premenstrual dysmorphic disorder (“PMDD”). Unfortunately, Users of Yaz have suffered severe side effects as pulmonary embolism, ischemic strokes, gallbladder problems, and even sudden death.
If you or a loved one have suffered from the prolonged use of Yaz, Yasmine, or Ocella you may be entitled to file a claim against the manufacturer. The time to file such a claim is limited. Do not wait to contact us, or another attorney of your choice, to investigate your potential claim.