Bayer Says They've Paid Out $142 Million In Yasmin Birth Control Settlements So Far

Bayer Says They've Paid Out $142 Million In Yasmin Birth Control Settlements So Far

Bayer says they’ve been shelling out some serious dough, $142 million to be exact, to settle around 651 U.S. cases involving their Yasmin and Yaz birth control pills. Consumers in those cases allege that the pills caused blood clots, which can sometimes be fatal or lead to heart attacks and strokes. That’s around $218,000 per woman, on average. [More]