Depakote, also known as valproic acid, is a medication that is typically prescribed to treat bipolar disorder and epilepsy. Unfortunately, the drug has been linked to devastating birth defects and other serious side effects.
If you or someone you love has experienced harmful effects as a result of taking Depakote, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Share your story with the Depakote birth defect lawyers of Williams Kherkher today at 800-761-3187 to discuss your legal rights and options.
Depakote Side Effects
Depakote and its generic versions can be incredibly damaging to expecting mothers and children under the age of two. Some of the serious birth defects associated with taking Depakote include:
- Impaired cognitive development
- Spina Bifida
- Aortic stenosis
- Ventricular septal defect
- Tetralogy of Fallot
- Cleft lip and palate
- Facial dysmorphism
- Club foot
- Club hands/fingers
- Abnormal digits
- Congenital hip dislocation
At Williams Kherkher, we understand how painful it can be to see your child suffer. If your child has been injured by Depakote or one of its generic forms, we believe you deserve justice. Our Depakote lawsuit attorneys are here to help you hold negligent pharmaceutical companies responsible for their negligence.
Share Your Story
We’re committed to helping injured individuals seek the financial compensation they and their families may deserve. If you have been negatively affected by a harmful medication, we’d like to discuss your legal rights and options with you. To speak with one of our experienced Depakote side effect attorneys, contact Williams Kherkher by calling 800-761-3187 today.