Lexapro


Twelve Families File Lexapro Birth Defects Lawsuits

The lives of twelve families have been permanently impacted by Lexapro, an antidepressant drug. These 12 families took their cases to court by filing individual Lexapro birth defects lawsuits targeting the drug’s manufacturer, Forest Pharmaceuticals, who also makes…

UCLA SSRI Study Examines Pregnancy & Drugs

A UCLA study published in December 2014 examined the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, during pregnancy. The researchers used lab mice to observe the effects of SSRI exposure in the womb, and how it impacts…

Evidence Strengthens Link Between SSRI Antidepressants and Congenital Birth Defects

According to a European health care expert, pregnant women who take a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant early in pregnancy increase their child’s risk twofold of developing a heart defect. Professor Stephen Pilling of the National Institute…

The SSRI Antidepressant Lexapro & Congenital Birth Defects

Published October 10, 2012 by LawsuitInformation.org Lexapro is an anti –depressant drug also called as serotonin reuptake inhibitors or SSRI’s which was earlier approved by FDA in 2002. It is manufactured by Forest Laboratories and is consumed by…