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Migraine Meds During Pregnancy May Lower Child's IQ
2013-05-07 05:29:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning women who are of childbearing age not to use several varieties of migraine medicine which could decrease the intelligence of their babies if taken while pregnant. According to Reuters, the medications — Abbott Laboratories' Depacon, Depakote, Depakote CP, Depakote ER and Depakene, as well as Noven Therapeutics LLC's Stavzor and the generic versions of each drug — all...

2013-04-24 12:35:59

Maternal use of valproate (a drug used for the treatment of epilepsy and other neuropsychological disorders) during pregnancy was associated with a significantly increased risk of autism in offspring, according to a study in the April 24 issue of JAMA. The authors caution that these findings must be balanced against the treatment benefits for women who require valproate for epilepsy control. "Anti-epileptic drug exposure during pregnancy has been associated with an increased risk for...

2013-04-12 23:01:46

A new study published on March 6th, 2013 in the journal Acta Neurologica Scandinavica revealed that valproate (Depakote) is linked with birth defects. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel, to people potentially affected by Depakote side effects. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and is now...

2013-03-23 23:02:58

If you or anyone you know has taken Topamax during a pregnancy, the attorneys at d'Oliveira & Associates urge you to contact them immediately. (PRWEB) March 23, 2013 Topamax is a popular anticonvulsant prescription drug manufactured by the Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical. Originally approved by The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1996 to treat persons experiencing epileptic seizures, the drug has since been approved as an anti-migraine drug and...


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