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Alabama Mother Files Zoloft Heart Defects Lawsuit

Steve Cid | April 15th, 2014
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An Alabama mother filed a Zoloft heart defects lawsuit on behalf of herself and her son, on April 9, 2014, in Alabama Southern District Court against the defendants Pfizer, Inc. and Greenstone, LLC. Pfizer, Inc. is the designer, manufacturer, marketer, and distributor of Zoloft, the trade name for the antidepressant sertraline. Greenstone, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer, Inc. is… Read more »

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Increases Risk of Pre-term Birth, Study Says

Laura Woods | April 8th, 2014
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A recent study has found that Zoloft pregnancy side effects could include an increased risk of pre-term birth.The medical journal PLOS ONE published the study last month, which was conducted by researchers from a number of medical facilities and universities, including Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Researchers found that women who took antidepressants during their second and third trimesters were more likely… Read more »

Texas Mother Files Zoloft Injury Lawsuit

Susan Green | April 1st, 2014
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Another Zoloft injury lawsuit has just been added to the multidistrict litigation (MDL) in federal court in Philadelphia.  A Texas mother charges that her child was born in 2003 with life-threatening congenital birth defects due to the mother’s use of Zoloft during her pregnancy. The mother asserts that the drug’s manufacturers, Pfizer and its subsidiary Greenstone, knew that Zoloft caused… Read more »

Mother Claims Zoloft Caused Life-Threatening Congenital Birth Defects

Jacky Gale | March 25th, 2014
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Another Zoloft birth defects lawsuit has joined the multidistrict litigation (MDL) No. 2342, demanding compensatory damages from Pfizer, et al. for life-threatening congenital birth defects allegedly caused by the defendants’ SSRI medication. The plaintiff is a resident of Indiana and the biological mother of the child who suffered these severe complications. She filed her complaint on February 28, 2014. In… Read more »

Multidistrict Litigation Involving Zoloft Birth Defects Moving Ahead

Whitney Taylor | March 18th, 2014
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Coordination of Zoloft birth defect lawsuits continues to move forward in Pennsylvania and across the country. Preparation for early trials, known as bellwether trials, is underway for multidistrict litigation in Pennsylvania District Court, as documents and depostions continue to be collected. In addition, trial dates have been set for at least three lawsuits pending in state courts, with the first… Read more »