Drugs Recalls

December 16, 2011

Wellbutrin and Interrupted Aortic Arch

What is Interrupted Aortic Arch (IAA)? Interrupted aortic arch (IAA) is a rare disorder involving two separate defects. Primarily, the aortic arch has not formed a […]
December 16, 2011

Wellbutrin and Aortic Valve Stenosis

What is Aortic Valve Stenosis? Aortic valve stenosis (AVS), or aortic stenosis, occurs when a heart’s aortic valve constricts and becomes narrowed and even deformed. AVS […]
December 16, 2011

Wellbutrin and Pulmonary Atresia

What is Pulmonary Atresia? Pulmonary atresia (PA) is a defect in which the valve that lets blood flow from the lower right chamber (right ventricle) of […]
December 15, 2011

Wellbutrin and Pregnancy

Wellbutrin (bupropion hydrochloride) is an antidepressant manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline. Wellbutrin is different from other SSRI antidepressants like Zoloft, Paxil, Prozac, and Lexapro. It has a different […]
December 15, 2011

Wellbutrin and Congenital Heart Defects

What is Wellbutrin? Wellbutrin is an antidepressant manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline meant to treat depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and other anxiety disorders. Wellbutrin does not […]
December 15, 2011

Wellbutrin and Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Complications Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a rare and potentially life threatening congenital heart defect (present at birth). Hypoplastic left heart […]
December 15, 2011

Wellbutrin Birth Defects

Lately, there has been more information surfacing about antidepressants such as Wellbutrin and birth defects. Wellbutrin is an antidepressant prescribed to treat depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, […]
December 14, 2011

Wellbutrin Birth Defect Lawsuit

Wellbutrin is an antidepressant drug prescribed to treat depression, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and even in some cases to quit smoking. Wellbutrin […]
December 14, 2011

Wellbutrin and Coarctation of the Aorta

What is Coarctation of the Aorta? Coarctation of the Aorta (CoA) is the narrowing of the aorta, the larger blood vessel that branches off from the […]