Latest persistent pulmonary hypertension Stories

2013-03-06 23:02:29

Legal advice available for patients who used Prozac and other SSRI antidepressants that allegedly caused infants to suffer persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, other birth defects San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/prozac.html Resource4thePeople announced today that it is providing free consultations with attorneys for families who may have infants suffering from birth defects as a result of the use of Prozac or other SSRI...

2012-02-06 20:30:00

According to the study published on January 12st 2012, in the British Medical Journey infants born to women treated with SSRIs, which includes Paxil, in late pregnancy, had a two-fold increased risk for persistent pulmonary hypertension compared with infants born to women who did not use SSRIs. Paxil is a popular anti-depressant prescribed for depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, post- traumatic stress and premenstrual dysphonic disorder. In December 2011, GlaxoSmithKline (the...

2012-01-18 18:45:00

The Rottenstein Law Group, which represents clients with claims stemming from the birth defects caused by the antidepressant Zoloft, has learned of a new study confirming the possibility of a link between mothers who take selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) including Zoloft and infants born with persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN). New York, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 According to a Jan. 12 article on Yahoo! News, a new Swedish study shows that expectant mothers who take...

2012-01-13 12:31:25

Mothers who take anti-depressants during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to children with persistent pulmonary hypertension (high blood pressure in the lungs) finds a study published today on bmj.com. Persistent pulmonary hypertension is an increase in blood pressure in the lungs leading to shortness of breath and difficulty breathing. It is a rare, but severe disease with strong links to heart failure. The study, carried out by researchers at the Centre for Pharmacoepidemiology...

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