LAWSUITS NEWS & LEGAL INFORMATION
ReNu Legal News Articles & Interviews
June 19, 2008. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ ReNu Contact Lens Solution: Consumers Put at Risk ]
Miami, FL Scientists and eye experts are urging the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to consider stricter labeling guidelines for ReNu with MoistureLoc and other similar products. However, even though many of the recommendations may be adopted, the moves come too late for patients who were harmed by using the contact lens solution. Many are now investigating lawsuits alleging that ReNu with MoistureLoc lens solution was responsible for their injuries.
June 11, 2008. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ New Labeling Considered for ReNu with MoistureLoc ]
Washington, DC The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has met with an advisory panel to discuss stricter standards for contact lens solutions such as ReNu with MoistureLoc. The panel, which involves a number of outside advisers to the FDA who are experts in ophthalmology, was convened after two massive contact lens solution recalls. Meanwhile, patients are still filing lawsuits against Bausch & Lomb, alleging that the company's lens solution caused severe damage to their eyes.
May 28, 2008. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ ReNu Lens Solution: Two Years After Recall, Lawsuits Keep Coming ]
Springfield, IL Imagine if someone poured sand into the front of your eye, then massaged your eye with a thousand tiny needles, then squeezed the eyeball. That's how one person described the pain associated with Fusarium Keratitis after using ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution from Bausch & Lomb.
August 20, 2007. By Tony G.
Chicago, IL: May 2004: Bausch & Lomb's contact lens solution, ReNu with MoistureLoc, wins approval from the Food and Drug Administration. It will make its market debut later in the year.Read [ ReNu with MoistureLoc - Timeline of Events ]
July 30, 2007. By Gordon Gibb.
Rochester, NY: In spite of its Greenville, South Carolina plant earning a pass after inspection by the FDA, Bausch & Lomb is still in the hot seat, facing more than 400 consumer lawsuits over its' recall last year of ReNu with MoistureLoc contact lens solution.Read [ ReNu with MoistureLoc: Bausch & Lomb gets a Pass, but Hurdles Remain ]
July 4, 2007. By Anne Borden.
Read [ FDA: Bausch and Lomb Did Not Take Proper Action on ReNu ]
Washington, DC A Food and Drug Administration (FDA) report asserts that Bausch & Lomb did not properly notify the FDA about 35 cases of serious fungal eye infections caused by ReNu with MoistureLoc that were reported in 2006, prior to the company's recall of the contact lens solution.
June 2, 2007. By Jane Mundy.
Merrimac, NH: Just before I went to the Bahamas on vacation, my mum gave me two packs of ReNu MoistureLoc travel bottles - perfect timing, or so I thought," says 16-year-old Nicole Rossetti. "She had signed up with some promotion through her optometrist and Bausch & Lomb sent it to us by mail."Read [ Renu Ruined my Vision ]
May 17, 2007. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Still More Renu Testimonials... ]
Pittsburg, PA You don't realize how precious your eyes are until something like this happens: "I woke up on Christmas Day of 2005 with a burning pain in my eye and couldn't open it so my son drove me to ER," says Doria J. As I was given a morphine drop, the doctor asked if I was using ReNu with MoistureLoc.
May 4, 2007. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ ReNu Fungal Infections: The Eyes have It ]
Rochester, NY Last year's recall of ReNu with MoistureLoc lens solution may have hurt manufacturer Bausch and Lomb's bottom line, but it also impacted consumers where it stings most --right in the eyes.
March 30, 2007. By Heidi Turner.
Chicago, IL: Following the recall of ReNu with MoistureLoc, Bausch & Lomb has announced it is recalling certain lots of ReNu MultiPlus contact lens solution. The company decided to recall the product after receiving reports of discolored lens solution.Read [ Another ReNu Lens Solution Product Recalled ]
- Renu Still a Sore Spot By Jane Mundy (Mar-5-07)
- ReNu Infections lead to new Lawsuits By Heidi Turner (Feb-24-07)
- Bausch & Lomb Fails to Warn About Dangers of ReNu Contact Lens Solution By Evelyn Pringle (Nov-8-06)
- ReNu Recall: Not Getting Through to People By Jane Mundy (Nov-4-06)
- ReNu with MoistureLoc: Consumers Still at Risk By Heidi Turner (Nov-1-06)
- ReNu Recall: Not Effective Enough By Jane Mundy (Oct-27-06)
- ReNu Sufferers: the List keeps Growing By Jane Mundy (Oct-20-06)
- Still Sore from ReNu By Jane Mundy (Sep-15-06)
- More ReNu Sufferers After Recall By Jane Mundy (Sep-11-06)
- Contact Lens Wearer seeks solution without Pain By Kristina Kreber (Aug-17-06)
- Two more ReNu Injuries By Jane Mundy (Jun-20-06)
- ReNu contact lens solution caused Permanent Damage By Jane Mundy (May-17-06)
- Another ReNu Sufferer By Jane Mundy (May-4-06)
- Renu: Scary and Painful By Jane Mundy (Apr-25-06)
- ReNu contact lens solution spells Agony By Jane Mundy (Apr-21-06)