A recall has been issued on a large number of CPAP devices due to an increased risk of developing cancer
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Millions of Philips Respironics breathing machines have been recalled due to a potential risk of lung injury.
Phillips has issued a recall for Philips Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure (Bi-Level PAP), Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), and mechanical ventilator devices over concerns that the foam liners may potentially disintegrate, which could result in inhalation of dangerous contaminants and/or toxic chemicals.CPAP users may experience chemical exposure and develop health issues such as headache, hypersensitivity, irritation, nausea, vomiting, and potential carcinogenic effects, including cancer.Philips CPAP, BiPAP and ventilator users who have been injured after using the devices may be eligible for compensation for their injuries. People who have suffered lung injury or cancer after using a Philips Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure (Bi-Level PAP), Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) or mechanical ventilator device may be eligible for compensation and are encouraged to seek legal assistance.The Philips CPAP machines and ventilators that are affected by the CPAP recall include:
If you or a loved one regularly used a CPAP and were later diagnosed with:
You may be entitled to significant compensation from the manufacturer.
There are time deadlines to file a claim so don’t wait – act now.
Do not stop taking a prescribed medication without first consulting your doctor. Discontinuing a prescribed medication without your doctor's advice can result in injury or death.