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# sodium-valproate - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Donnelly commits to inquiry into anti-epilepsy drug linked to birth defects
# Sodium Valproate
# Sodium Valproate

Donnelly commits to inquiry into anti-epilepsy drug linked to birth defects

Nov 24th 2020, 10:50 AM 18,638 Views 24 Comments

Valproate-containing medicines can cause birth defects and developmental disorders.

# sodium-valproate - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Women 'dismissed' by doctors over mesh and epilepsy drug fears 'deserve apology'
# Ignored
# Ignored

Women 'dismissed' by doctors over mesh and epilepsy drug fears 'deserve apology'

Jul 8th 2020, 12:02 AM 21,420 Views 9 Comments

Irish patient groups call for a State apology and similar inquiries here following the publication of a UK report.

# sodium-valproate - Friday 3 July, 2020

Survey finds one in six women taking epilepsy medication don’t know the risk it poses to pregnancy
# Warning
# Warning

Survey finds one in six women taking epilepsy medication don’t know the risk it poses to pregnancy

Jul 3rd 2020, 5:51 PM 11,045 Views 8 Comments

The HSE has estimated that up to 1,250 children may have been impacted in Ireland.

# sodium-valproate - Saturday 18 November, 2017

'We shouldn't have to beg': Irish mothers' fight to be heard on drug linked to birth defects
# Epilim
# Epilim

'We shouldn't have to beg': Irish mothers' fight to be heard on drug linked to birth defects

Nov 18th 2017, 12:05 AM 19,064 Views 12 Comments

Women who took an epilepsy drug while pregnant say they were not told it could harm their babies.