Drugs Recalls

October 2, 2007

Women Not Warned About SSRI Lung Birth Defect PPHN

By Evelyn Pringle – Countercurrents.org A study of nearly 500,000 women by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, in the September 18, 2007, Annals […]
June 27, 2007

Some Antidepressants Pose Birth Defect Risks

6/27/07 – U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT Pregnant women with depression often find themselves choosing between the lesser of two evils. Should they take antidepressants and […]
October 11, 2006

Tegretol, Lamictal, Dilantin, Depakote Linked to Birth Defects

Paper Confirms Link Between Medication in Early Pregnancy & Birth Defects What had been suspected was confirmed with the publication of the results of a study […]
July 19, 2006

Zoloft and Side Effects

Zoloft and the generic for Zoloft, sertraline, have caught the media’s attention on how Zoloft dosing effects a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Withdrawals from Zoloft […]
January 5, 2002

Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (PPHN)

Reviewed by: Michael Spear, MD; Kim Rutherford, MD; and Steve Dowshen, MD What Is Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn? In the womb, the pathway of […]
November 13, 1997

Fen Phen PPH Lawsuit

Primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) are rare pulmonary diseases that narrow the lung’s blood vessels causing high blood pressure and eventually leading […]