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 Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C.
For assistance with medical questions about heart defects and other birth defects, as well as treatment alternatives to Zoloft, please see the resources in Washington, D.C. set out below.
Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street NW
Washington, DC 20010-2975
George Washington University Hospital
900 23rd Street NW
Washington, DC 20037-2377
Georgetown University Hospital
3800 Reservoir Road NW
Washington, DC 20007-2197
Howard University Hospital
2041 Georgia Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20060-0002
1150 Varnum Street NE
Washington, DC 20017-2180
United Medical Center
1310 Southern Avenue SE
Washington, DC 20032-4699