NEWS: New Paxil Birth Defects Cases2010-01-25 -
Sheller, P.C. preparing antidepressant birth defects cases following successful verdict
Sheller, P.C. attorneys are preparing for intake of what could be hundreds of cases involving the use of Paxil by women whose babies suffered birth defects. Attorney Jamie Sheller and team won the first verdict nationwide of $2.5 million, opening the door for what may be over 600 similar cases. The lawsuit on behalf of a Pennsylvania mother and her son alleged that the manufacturers of the antidepressant Paxil knew the drug could cause birth defects but witheld the information to continue reaping record profits.