Was your child born with a heart defect or other birth defect after you used Zoloft during your pregnancy?
Lawsuits are being filed nationwide claiming a link between the use of Zoloft while pregnant and serious birth defects. Cases against drug company Pfizer seek financial compensation for personal injury and wrongful death damages.
If your child was born with a heart defect or other birth defect after you took Zoloft while pregnant, you may have a right to file a Zoloft lawsuit to recover substantial financial compensation.
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Time Limit for Filing an Minnesota Zoloft Lawsuit
The legal time limit for filing a lawsuit is set by laws called statutes of limitation. If your lawsuit is not filed by the deadline set by the applicable Minnesota statute of limitations, you may lose your right to file a claim.
Zoloft Heart Defects
Zoloft FDA Warning — Infants born to mothers who took Zoloft while pregnant may have an increased risk of serious congenital heart defects:
- Atrial Septal Defect (ASD – hole in the heart)
- Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD – hole in the heart)
- Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (PPHN)
- Heart Valve Defect
- Neural Tube Defects (Spina Bifida)
- Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS)
- Transposition of Great Arteries
- Coartation of the Aorta
- Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)
- Pulmonary Stenosis
- Pulmonary Atresia
Zoloft Birth Defects
Our Zoloft birth defect lawsuit attorneys also provide legal help to families and children affected by the following congenital birth defects:
- Abdominal Birth Defects / Omphalocele)
- Anal Atresia/ Imperforate Anus (partial or complete closure of the anus)
- Cleft Lip and Cleft palate
- Clubfoot / Club Foot (one or both feet point down and turn inward)
- Craniosynostosis (cranial/skull defect)
- Spina Bifida and Neural Tube Defects (brain and spinal cord defects)
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Medical Resources in Minnesota
For assistance with medical questions about heart defects and other birth defects, as well as treatment alternatives to Zoloft, please see the resources in Minnesota set out below.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
200 S.W. First Street
Rochester, MN 55905-0002
University of Minnesota Medical Center
2450 Riverside Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55454-1400
Hennepin County Medical Center
Park Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415-1829
St. Cloud Hospital
1406 Sixth Avenue North
Saint Cloud, MN 56303-1901
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
800 East 28th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55407-3799
Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Avenue South
Edina, MN 55435-2199
North Memorial Hospital
3300 Oakdale Avenue North
Robbinsdale, MN 55422-2926
Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
6500 Excelsior Boulevard
Saint Louis Park, MN 55426-4702
640 Jackson Street
Saint Paul, MN 55101-2595
St. Joseph’s Area Health Services
600 Pleasant Avenue
Park Rapids, MN 56470-1432
St. Joseph’s Hospital
69 West Exchange Street
Saint Paul, MN 55102-1053
St. Mary’s Medical Center
407 East Third Street
Duluth, MN 55805-1984
United Hospital of St. Paul
333 North Smith Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55102-2389
550 Osborne Road NE
Fridley, MN 55432-2799