Columbia Depakote Lawyers
The prescription drug Depakote is the trade name given to a drug called
divalproex sodium. It is prescribed to treat seizures, headaches, and
some psychiatric conditions such as bi-polar disorder. Although this drug
may be effective for some patients it has been linked to serious and permanent
If you or a loved one has been injured after taking prescription Depakote,
you may have a legal case against the drug manufacturer. To schedule an
appointment with a
Columbia personal injury attorney,
contact the Law Office of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC at (803) 932-6117. There is no charge to have your case reviewed by our office.
Filing a Depakote Lawsuit
We are currently screening cases involving claims of injuries sustained
by pregnant woman who were prescribed and took the prescription drug Depakote.
Woman who took Depakote have given birth to infants suffering severe birth
- Spinal Biffida
- Brain or Cardiovascular Defects
- Facial or Skull Deformities
Depakote use by pregnant woman has also been linked to fetal valproate
syndrome. This is a serious medical condition that can cause children
to develop facial deformities over their lifetime.
The FDA has recently announced that Depakote should not be taken by pregnant
woman as a treatment for migraine headaches. The FDA found that there
was evidence that this medication can cause a decrease in the child's IQ.
Contact Our Injury Lawyer in Columbia, SC Today
There is no charge to have a possible Depakote or other
medical malpractice or injury legal case reviewed by our office. To learn more about your
contact the attorneys at the Law Office of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC today at (803) 932-6117.