This platform wants to inform about the dangers of hormonal IUDs and to connect women all over Europe
19.6.2017 - GERMANY
Due to a petition, that has been submitted to the German Drug Controlling Agency (Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte - BfArM) the European Medicines Agency (EMA) is now validating, if presumable psychiatric side effects of the hormonal IUD, such as panic attacks, anxiety, sleep disorders, mood swings, restlessness and nervousness have to be added to the package insert.
Regarding this issue Bayer was interviewed, but the answers were insufficient. Now Bayer has to submit further information.Article in German
There has been a huge media wave about the risks of hormonal IUDs in France. An Association has been founded (SVH), The french ansm has contacted the association and there is a national examination about the risks of hormonal IUDs.