Depakote Side Effects Lawyer In Florida - Jeffrey D. DeCarlo Will Fight For You
Depakote (valproate semisodium or divalproex sodium) is a dangerous drug given to people suffering from seizures, bipolar disorder or episodes of mania. While the drug appeared to work as a treatment for certain disorders, some patients suffered serious side effects. Pregnant women using Depakote gave birth to newborns with birth defects, including cleft palate, cardiovascular or spinal defects, or even fetal death.
The injuries resulting from Depakote use can be catastrophic. Considering a Depakote lawsuit? Contact an experienced drug injury attorney immediately if you or a loved one has suffered serious side effects as a result of Depakote. You might be entitled to compensation for your losses. Contact contingency fee lawyer Jeffrey D. DeCarlo, a nationally recognized dangerous drug attorney in Florida with over 20 years of experience protecting the rights of dangerous drug victims in Florida and across the United States.
A closer look at Depakote side effects
Depakote is linked to the following birth defects:
- Abnormally developed ribs (dysplastic ribs)
- Cleft palate
- Liver failure
- Fetal death
- Hypoplastic right heart
- Hypospadia (opening of the urethra occurs in the wrong place for male babies)
- Malformation of cardiovascular system
- Malformations of face, skull or hand
- Spina bifida and other spinal defects
- Undescended testes
Contact a Florida Depakote Recall Lawyer Today
Take action immediately if you're coping with the side effects of Depakote. We understand how devastating a Depakote birth defect can be on a family. A birth defect can create a significant hardship, but you can have a strong legal advocate on your side who will fight tirelessly for your rights. Florida dangerous drug lawyer Jeffrey DeCarlo leaves no stone unturned in his pursuit of compensation for his clients nationwide. He knows how to find the right evidence and can consult with the right medical experts in order to maximize your compensation. Contact the Law Office of Jeffrey D. DeCarlo, P.A., at (305) 572-0065 or contact us online for a free case evaluation. You only pay when you win your case.