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Phillips Respironics CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, Ventilation Machines Recall Mass Tort  Litigation

Product Description

Phillips Respironics manufactures the CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure), APAP (Automatic Positive Airways Pressure), BiPAP (Bilevel Positive Airways Pressure), and other ventilator machines, which are widely prescribed devices designed to assist individuals with sleep apnea. These devices ensure that patients maintain an open airway during sleep, helping to prevent the interruptions in breathing characteristic of sleep apnea. 

Harmful Effects

Phillips Respironics issued a recall for certain CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines due to concerns about potential health risks. The foam used in these devices, intended to reduce noise and vibration, was found to degrade and break down. This degradation can lead to the release of small particles and harmful gases, which patients might inhale. Exposure to these particles and gases can result in various health issues, including respiratory problems, inflammation, headaches, and potential toxic or carcinogenic effects. The recall and associated health risks have led to legal actions against Phillips Respironics by affected individuals.

We are actively seeking to assist the following clients:

  • person used the Phillips Respironics APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machine;
  • person used the machine before 4/25/2021;
  • person must have developed one of the following after using machine: Bladder Cancer; Head or Neck Cancer; Kidney Cancer; Leukemia; Lip Cancer; Liver Cancer; Lung Cancer; Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma; Nasal Cancer; Nasopharynx; Salivary Cancer; Sinus Cancer, Tongue Cancer; Throat Cancer; Thyroid Cancer that caused death; Chronic Asthma; COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease); Interstitial Lung Disease; Pneumonitis, Pulmonary Fibrosis; Sarcoidosis, Scarring of the Lungs; death caused by any of the above listed conditions.
  • person did not smoke during the use of the machine;
  • person used the machine for at least 4 years.

 

FAQs on the Phillips Respironics CPAP Machine

Why was there a recall on these CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines?

The recall was initiated due to concerns that the foam used in the devices could degrade, leading to the release of particles and gases that patients might inhale.

What health risks are associated with the recalled, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines?

Potential health risks include respiratory complications, inflammation, headaches, and exposure to toxic or carcinogenic substances.

How can I determine if my CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machine is part of the recall?

Call The Nye Law Group!Phillips Respironics also has provided a list of affected models. If you own one of their CPAP machines, it's essential to check this list or contact the company directly to determine if your device is part of the recall.

What should I do if I have a recalled CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machine?

Discontinue use immediately and consult with your healthcare provider about alternative treatments or replacement devices. It's also crucial to register your device with Phillips Respironics for updates on the recall.

Are there ongoing lawsuits related to the Phillips Respironics CPAP APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines recall?

Yes, individuals affected by the recalled CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines have initiated legal actions against Phillips Respironics, alleging health damages and lack of adequate warning about potential risks.

How can I join a lawsuit if I believe I’ve been affected by the recalled CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines?

If you suspect you've been harmed due to the recalled CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines, consult with a legal professional. The Nye Law Group, PC can guide you through the available legal avenues.

What compensation might I be entitled to if I join a lawsuit?

Compensation depends on the specifics of each case. Factors include the severity of health issues, medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. A legal consultation can offer insights into potential compensation.

Are there alternative devices or treatments for sleep apnea?

Yes, there are other CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machine brands and treatments available for sleep apnea. It's essential to consult with a healthcare provider to determine the best option for your condition.

Where can I find more information about the Phillips Respironics CPAP APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines recall and related lawsuits?

The Nye Law Group, PC provides comprehensive resources and information on their website regarding the CPAP, APAP, BiPAP and ventilator machines recall and ongoing litigation.

Know Your Rights

For a deeper understanding or to discuss potential legal action related to the Phillips Respironics CPAP, APAP, BiPAP, and ventilation machines please visit The Nye Law Group, PC’s official website or contact their legal team directly at 912-200-5230 or 704-285-6319.

 

 

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