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Finnish Research Shows: Depakote Linked to Birth Defects

Posted in Depacon / Depakene / Depakote

In May, 2013, a Finnish team of medical researchers led by M. Aratma published a study in Drug Safety titled “Effects of maternal epilepsy and antiepileptic drug use during pregnancy on perinatal health in offspring: nationwide, retrospective cohort study in Finland.”.  This piece further elucidated the link between prenatal exposure to antiepileptic drugs such as… Continue Reading