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Did you know that the key ingredient in the anti-seizure medication Depakote can resulti in an increased risk of birth defects including cleft palates tor spina bifida in your child.
: Craniosynostosis, a premature fusing of a baby’s skull bones
Hypospadias, baby boy’s urethra develops in the wrong place
Atrial septal defects, holes in the wall of the heart
Polydactyly, 6 fingers or toes
The FDA issued a “Black Box” warning on every Depakote prescription in 2006 warning of the risk of birth defects.
What Is Depakote?
Depakote is valproic acid. This medication contains a salt called valproate that is used to prevent seizures associated with epilepsy, as well as to treat bipolar disorder and migraine headaches.
In 2013, the FDA reclassified Depakote to class “X” for migraine treatment because it poses risks that clearly outweigh any possible benefits.
Has Your Child Been A Victim Of A Depakote Malformity?
Nothing can undo what has happened.
Seeking justice against the manufacturers can help
Has your child been sexually abused in: daycare, church, school, Psychiatric facility, coach sex abuse, foster care, YMCA, Scouts, or any other situation where you entrusted your child to the care of a business, agency or religious group. You may have a sexual abuse injury case against them. Call our child sex abuse hotline today.
How To Report Child Abuse
To report suspected child abuse or neglect in New York State, contact the State Central Registry at 1-800-342-3720
Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force
NYS Missing & Exploited Children Clearinghouse
NYS Sex Offender Registry
National Children's Advocacy Center
NYS Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Prevent Child Abuse New York – Parent Helpline & Prevention Information Resource center
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC)
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Special Victims Unit
The Special Victims Unit, part of the Forensic Investigative Support Services:
Prevents, investigates and prosecutes crimes against children.
Supports State Police personnel and any law enforcement/social welfare agencies that request assistance with child abuse, neglect, exploitation or domestic violence cases.
Serves as a contact point for inquiries from the law enforcement community.
Serves as the lead agency in the NYS AMBER Alert Program
SVU provides investigative support in a variety of ways, including assistance with forensic interviews and case consultations/reviews. The Unit maintains forensic information files on child abuse and related topics, and makes referrals to a variety of professional specialists in the fields of child abuse and sex offenses.
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