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Topamax Lawsuits

Topamax is a pharmaceutical product manufactured by Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and its parent company, Johnson & Johnson.

Topamax has been associated with birth defects in children after pregnant women have been taking the drug believing it to be safe. In March 2011, the warning label on Topamax was changed to advise of significant risks of birth defects in newborns, including oral clefts and hypospadias. Pregnant women may be taking Topamax (Topiramate) to help control and prevent certain kinds of seizures, migraine headaches and bipolar disorder.

In addition, unsuspecting women may be subjecting their newborn child to injury by taking Topamax during breastfeeding. There are side effects to the newborn which include:

  • Drowsiness
  • Aggressiveness
  • Infections
  • Appetite loss
  • Weight loss

If your child has been injured due to the use of the pharmaceutical product, Topamax, please call us for an immediate free consultation. Robert Kreisman of Kreisman Law Offices has been handling pharmaceutical defect cases for more than 40 years.

With our years of experience in trying and settling pharmaceutical defect cases around the country, Kreisman Law Offices provides the best possible services to our clients. Our service is unmatched. Please call us 24 hours a day at 312.346.0045 or toll free 800.583.8002 for a free and immediate consultation, or complete a contact form online. There is no charge for a consultation that will include an evaluation of your case.

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