suicide risks

Paxil drug injuries and birth injuries causing a stir

by fpw | May 18th, 2011

May 19, 2011

Antidepressants have been used to treat depression and other mood disorders for many years. In fact, many people depend on these drugs to help them function daily. But what if a medication you relied on was suddenly being questioned?

That’s what many patients who take SSRIs like Paxil are facing after these drugs have been associated with drug injuries, including suicide and birth injuries.

According to Today’s Legal News, the family of a young woman who committed suicide is suing GlaxoSmithKline because they claim the company was negligent in warning of the risk for Paxil drug injuries such as increased suicide risks and birth injuries.

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Do you take an SSRI such as Paxil? Are you concerned about the recent increase in risks for birth and drug injuries? Tell the drug injury lawyers at Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough Attorneys at Law if you have suffered drug injuries.