Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawyers
Women are reporting ovarian cancer from years of using talc products like Johnson and Johnson Baby Powder and Shower to Shower. It appears that the talc, when used to dry private areas, travels and results in Ovarian cancer. This is another example of a company placing profits over warnings. A Talc Ovarian Cancer Helpline has been launched to guide women who think their ovarian cancer may be related to the use of Talc Products.
What Is Talcum Powder Really?
Talcum powder is derived from talc, which is a hydrated magnesium silicate.
Dangers Of Talcum Powder
Use of these products over the years may increase the risk of women developing ovarian cancer. When these powder products are is applied for feminine hygiene the talc may migrate into the fallopian tubes, uterus and ovaries resulting in cancer. Talcum powder may cause cancer in the ovaries if the powder particles, when applied to the genital area or on sanitary napkins, diaphragms, or condoms, travel through the vagina, uterus, and fallopian tubes to the ovaries.
Ovarian Cancer Symptoms
- A swollen or bloated abdomen Some women notice that their pants or skirts are getting tight around the waist.
- Bloating is a sign that fluid, called ascites, is building up in the abdominal cavity
- Pressure or pain in the abdomen or pelvis
- Difficulty eating or feeling full quickly
- Urinary urgency or frequency
- Change in bowel habits with constipation and/or diarrhea
Talcum Powder Lawsuit For Ovarian Cancer Results In High Verdict
A recent Talcum Powder lawsuit for an Ovarian Cancer Death resulted in a $72M Verdict Against Johnson & Johnson.
Call The Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Helpline
Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Helpline Lawyers are accepting nationwide lawsuits for talcum powder products like Johnson’s Baby Powder and Shower-to-Shower Body Powder.