Paxil was designed and marketed as a powerful antidepressant that restores the serotonin balance in the brain. The drug was televised as the ideal pill for treating a variety of psychological disorders, including depression and anxiety. Unfortunately, the advertisements failed to mention the drug’s major side effects.

If you or a loved one has suffered serious medical complications as a result of using Paxil, secure experienced legal help to obtain justice. Rosenbaum Personal Injury Lawyers, in New York City has more than 40 years of experience representing victims of medical malpractice.

Our law firm advocates aggressively on behalf of victims of pharmaceutical defects. We know the right steps to take in holding GlaxoSmithKline accountable. Contact our law firm today to schedule a free initial consultation.

Pursuing Justice For Victims Of Defective Drugs

Paxil was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1993 and was marketed as an effective treatment for depression and other psychological disorders. Soon after its release, Paxil was one of the most popular antidepressants on the market, with over 19 million users worldwide.

Unfortunately, advertisements failed to explain the complications associated with Paxil. Paxil alleviates depression symptoms by manipulating serotonin levels in the brain, which has been known to increase suicidal tendencies and behaviors. Pregnant women taking Paxil have given birth to babies suffering severe birth defects, including:

  • Cranial birth defects
  • Heart birth defects
  • Persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN)

If you or a loved one has endured complications from Paxil, we will investigate thoroughly to uncover any acts of negligence. The pharmaceutical litigation attorneys at our firm work with industry-leading experts to help determine any liability factors, including false advertising, product defects and manufacturing defects.

Our aggressive approach often prompts insurance companies to make large settlement offers covering medical expenses, rehabilitation, lost wages and other expenses incurred from medical malpractice. If the settlement offer is too low, we will not hesitate to pursue a favorable trial verdict.

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Contact our Wall Street offices today to speak with a caring, respected lawyer who will help you get the honest answers you need. We are committed to representing clients in Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island.

All defective pharmaceutical drug cases are handled on a contingency fee basis. You will owe no attorney’s fees until we recover financial compensation for you.