Which Allergan implants are recalled?

Which Allergan implants are recalled?

The specific Allergan implants recalled are: Natrelle Silicone-Filled Textured Breast Implants (Styles 110, 115, 120, TRL, TRLP, TRM, TRF, TRX, TCL, TCLP, TCM, TCF, TCX, TSL, TSLP, TSM, TSF, TSX)

Is there a recall on gummy bear implants?

Is BIA-ALCL Breast Cancer? In 2011, the FDA identified a possible link between gummy bear implants and BIA-ALCL. The FDA requested a recall of these products — that are six times more likely to cause this cancer than other existing brands — which Allergan promptly responded to, removing their product worldwide.

Is natrelle saline or silicone?

Allergan’s Natrelle 133 Tissue Expanders are made of a silicone shell and textured surface to keep them from moving.

Will Allergan pay to have implants removed?

Are surgery fees covered? No. As part of this program, Allergan will not be providing surgical fee assistance. This decision is aligned with the FDA’s recommendation not to remove textured implants or other types of breast implants in patients who have no symptoms of BIA-ALCL.

What is a SRM implant?

Natrelle® INSPIRA™ Breast Implant Styles Style SRM: A smooth shell surface and moderate profile, available in sizes 140cc to 755cc. Style SRF: A smooth shell surface and full profile, available in sizes 180cc to 770cc. Style SRX: A smooth shell surface and extra-full profile, available in sizes 200cc to 800cc.

Is there a recall on Natrelle breast implants?

The FDA Requests Allergan Voluntarily Recall Natrelle BIOCELL Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders from the Market to Protect Patients: FDA Safety Communication | FDA.

What is the safest brand of breast implants?

Allergan Allergan’s Natrelle collection of breast implants come in both silicone and saline materials and are available in more than 60 different countries worldwide. These implants are a classic choice and safe bet for patients who are looking for high-quality at a fair price.