In 2006 the New England Journal of Medicine published a study linking Zoloft to a birth defect known as persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn. Since then, other birth defects have been exposed, including congenital heart defects ASD and VSD, omphalocele, spina bifida and others. If you or a loved one has been affected and you need legal assistance, please call the number listed above, or complete the form to the right to receive a free legal evaluation.
The number of patients filing lawsuits against drug maker Pfizer because of complications they have experienced after taking the popular antidepressant Zoloft continues to grow, and a number of federal lawsuits have been consolidated in the growing multidistrict litigation case, or MDL, taking place in the United States’ District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. In this court, many… Read more »
Zoloft is a popular medication that is manufactured by drug maker giant Pfizer and approved by the FDA for the treatment of depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, and PTSD. Because these are such common psychological conditions, the drug is prescribed to millions of patients across the country, many of whom say they were never made aware of any risks associated… Read more »
More and more families continue to file Zoloft lawsuits as infants continue to be born with heart defects and other complications related to the popular antidepressant. The SSRI drug, manufactured by Pfizer, is approved to treat a number of common psychological conditions, including depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and general anxiety disorder. Patients are becoming more aware of… Read more »
A mother in Ohio has brought a lawsuit against both the brand name and generic manufacturer of the antidepressant drug Zoloft. The mother filed her lawsuit in the United States’ District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, at which a number of similar Zoloft lawsuits are also pending. The plaintiff is filing her lawsuit with the help of a… Read more »
There are more than 250 claims lodged against manufacturer Pfizer for Zoloft side effects in multidistrict litigation (MDL) with the initial case set to begin in 2014. The location of the current MDL is the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania where plaintiffs are filing complaints due to Zoloft (sertraline) and the problems that allegedly may occur… Read more »