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Depakote is a widely prescribed anticonvulsant, used to treat epileptic seizures and migraines. It is often given to expectant mothers, but multiple recent studies have linked Depakote to severe birth defects, including spina bifida and other neural tube defects. The FDA has officially approved the relabeling of Depakote to inform users of the potential side effects—but the drug’s active chemical (valproate) has been circulating since the 1960s. For many, the damage is already done.
The effects of Depakote include:
At the law firm of BCH, our attorneys understand the pain and suffering our clients go through. They seek medical treatment, only to find that the drugs they were given resulted in fetal defects that permanently disabled their children. As seasoned Depakote injury attorneys, we know how to hold large companies accountable for their lack of oversight or thorough safety testing. Reach out to us—we fight aggressively for the rights of our clients, seeking the compensation they need to cover medical costs, long-term care costs, and emotional suffering. Schedule a free consultation to receive trustworthy guidance from veterans in the legal field.
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We know more than most the costs incurred by reckless and negligent pharmaceutical companies. Those costs are tragic, painful, real, and all-too-common. Our job is to help make sure that you can face your future with financial security and the closure that justice brings.