Dangerous Drugs Related Birth Injury

by | Oct 6, 2016 | Birth Injury, Firm News |

There are a wide variety of drugs prescribed for common medical conditions
or uses that may cause birth defects if taken during pregnancy. Such common
conditions and uses include:

  • Medication for Skin problems
  • Birth control
  • Conditions such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety,
    panic disorder or anti-social disorder

Potentially life-threatening birth defects that may occur if these dangerous
drugs are taken during pregnancy include:

  • Heart defects, including atrial or ventricular central defects
  • Brain development issues
  • Persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) or other respiratory
    development problems

Dangerous drugs that have been linked to these birth defects include:

  • Yaz
  • Ortho Evra
  • Paxil
  • Clomid
  • Accutane
  • Zoloft
  • Lamictal

The Lancione Law Firm has a goal of improving medical care by holding drug
manufacturers accountable for the drugs they manufacture and sell, and
doctors accountable for the drugs prescribed to their patients.

We have a well-deserved reputation of success in obtaining financial verdicts
and settlements for victims of dangerous medications. The compensation
that may be available to you depends on the unique circumstances of your
case, but no matter your circumstances, we will pursue your compensation
to the fullest extent available.

Were You Prescribed A Dangerous Drug During Your Pregnancy? Let Us Help.

If you or a loved has suffered on account of dangerous medication taken
during pregnancy, we invite you to call the Rocky River office of The
Lancione Law Firm at 440-571-6862. We proudly serve the entire state
of Ohio, including the communities of Cleveland, Columbus and Toledo.

The attorneys at The Lancione Law Firm represent clients whose children
have serious birth defects due to dangerous drugs taken during pregnancy.
Our three generations of attorneys have been standing up for individuals
and families with compassion and integrity for decades. Our firm is considered
one of Ohio’s top medical malpractice firms. To schedule your free
initial consultation,
email the attorneys of The Lancione Law Firm or call us at 440-571-6862.



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