The use of Zoloft during pregnancy has been linked to an increased risk of birth defects. Studies have shown that babies born to mothers who took Zoloft while pregnant are at an increased risk of suffering heart defects (usually septal defects ASD or VSD), persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN), and several other serious and potentially life-threatening birth defects.
Zoloft, generic name setraline, is a second generation antidepressant in the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. Paxil is another antidepressant in the SSRI class.
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Even though many babies across the U.S. may have suffered Zoloft birth defects, the effect on each baby and each family is very personal. Injury to a child from a heart defect or other birth defect goes beyond just the immediate financial loss. Parents and families nationwide have made personal decisions on filing a Zoloft lawsuit based on the long term financial and personal injury damages caused by the birth defect side effects of this antidepressant drug.
Zoloft heart defect lawsuits claim Pfizer failed to warn about the risks linked to Zoloft use during pregnancy. Concerned parents across the country are asking two questions:
Do I have a case?
Zoloft lawsuits seek financial compensation for birth defect side effects. If you or a loved one took Zoloft while pregnant and your baby suffered a heart defect, PPHN or other serious birth defect injury, your child may be entitled to recover financial compensation. You may have cause to file a Zoloft lawsuit and should contact a lawyer immediately to discuss your legal options. Submit the case evaluation request form on the right side of this page. Get legal help now.
How do I submit a claim for compensation?
Law firm Tuteur & Associates, LLC currently is accepting new Zoloft birth defect cases. Strict time limits apply. If you think you may have a claim, act now. Don’t lose you right to recover financial compensation because you let the time limit to file your Zoloft claim expire. Contact us right away for a free no-obligation consultation with a Zoloft lawsuit attorney. Submit the case evaluation request form on this page. Get legal help now.