Depakote® linked to serious birth defects

Depakote®, a drug prescribed to treat bipolar disorder, has been linked to serious birth defects.

Depakote® use during pregnancy has been linked to:

  • Spina bifida
  • Cleft palate
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Facial dysmorphism
  • Limb reduction defect
  • Other skeletal abnormalities.

Depakote® was initially approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) in 1983 for the treatment of epilepsy. It was later indicated as a treatment for bipolar disorder and the prevention of migraine headaches.

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If you or a loved one took Depakote® during pregnancy and the child was born with a birth defect such as spina bifida, cleft palate, congenital heart defects, facial dysmorphism, limb reduction defect, or other skeletal abnormalities, you may be entitled to compensation. Call today at (800) 701-3672 and speak to one of our trained team members, or complete a Quick Case Review, to receive a FREE case evaluation.


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