Lexapro is a commonly used and prescribed SSRI, typically given to women for symptoms of depressions. Using an SSRI during pregnancy has been linked to a greater risk of birth defects in children. The manufacturer of Lexapro may be liable for birth defect injuries caused by ingestion of its SSRI.
The most typical birth defect injuries that Lexapro may cause include injuries to the child’s heart, stomach, or head. Women and children affected by a Lexapro birth defect can file lawsuits to recover monetary damages for physical and emotional injuries. If you or anyone you know believes they have been affected by Lexapro and have suffered a Lexapro birth defect, please contact us immediately to discuss a potential lawsuit.
Our Lexapro attorneys have enormous experience litigating pharmaceutical injury lawsuits for those affected by drugs such as Lexapro. To speak with one of our Lexapro attorneys about a potential Lexapro birth defect lawsuit, please fill out our case evaluation form or call us for a free lawsuit evaluation.