Zofran Linked to Birth Defects

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Zofran (Ondansetron) Side Effects Lawsuits

Recent studies have concluded that women who were administered Zofran during pregnancy face a much higher risk of their baby being born with serious birth defects and other harmful side effects. Two separate studies found that women faced double the risk of heart defects when taking Zofran for nausea during their pregnancy. Overall, there was a 30% increased risk of birth defects for those women who used Zofran while pregnant.

Side Effects Associated with Zofran Use During Pregnancy

  • Birth Defects
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Defects
  • Kidney Defects
  • Atrial Septal Defect (Hole in the Heart)
  • Cleft Palate, Cleft Lip
  • Jaundice
  • Poor Fetal Growth (In the Womb)
  • Life Threatening Complications During Pregnancy
  • Death

Zofran Side Effects Lawsuits

There have already been quite a few lawsuits filed regarding the harmful side effects of Zofran, but time is running out. If you or someone you know has been administered Zofan during pregnancy, contact an qualified Zofran Side Effects attorney at Handler Henning & Rosenberg right away for a Free Consultation about your case. Our Pennsylvania Zofran Side Effects attorneys have litigated a large number of defective or harmful drugs on behalf of our clients. We do not back down from a fight with large pharmaceutical companies, and we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve.

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