What is Depakote?
Depakote is an antiepileptic drug that is commonly prescribed to treat epilepsy, bipolar disorder and migraines. In 2013, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued a drug safety announcement regarding the use of Depakote while pregnant.
Depakote Birth Defect Lawsuits
Women are filing lawsuits against Abbott Laboratories, the manufacturer of Depakote, for not adequately warning women and their health care providers about the risks of birth defects from taking Depakote while pregnant. If you took Depakote during the first trimester of pregnancy and your child was born with serious side effects, you may be eligible for a cash settlement from the manufacturer. Complete the form on this page to see if you may qualify for compensation.
There is a limited time to file your claim!