Information about Paxil suicide and suicide attempt lawsuits

Baum Hedlund is one of the leading national law firms representing Paxil suicide and suicide attempt victims across the country.

Paxil Suicide and Suicide Attempts Lawsuits

Many lawsuits have been filed around the country by individuals alleging that Paxil was a causative factor in their own or a loved one's serious suicide attempt or suicide. 

Baum Hedlund is one of the leading national law firms representing Paxil suicide and suicide attempt victims across the country. The firm represents approximately 50 victims.

Since 1990, Baum Hedlund has been handling antidepressant-SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) suicide/violence cases and served on the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in the first SSRI-suicide litigation involving Prozac (the first SSRI approved by the FDA for marketing in the U.S.).

Several Baum Hedlund attorneys served as either Lead Counsel for, or as members of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee (MDL-1574) Paxil Products Liability Litigation. 

In March of 2006, Baum Hedlund filed a national class action lawsuit against GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for Paxil-induced suicides in youths.