Medical Consensus Links Tylenol (Acetaminophen) to ASD/ADHD in Children
In December 2021, 91 clinicians, research scientists, and public health professionals from across the globe sounded the alarm about acetaminophen use in pregnancy. These doctors published a Consensus Statement in the prestigious journal Nature about the links between prenatal acetaminophen exposure and neurodevelopmental disorders. They noted acetaminophen is widely used by pregnant women – even as an increasing number of experimental and epidemiological research suggested the drug might alter fetal development and increase the risk of neurodevelopment disorders, such as ASD and ADHD.
The Consensus Doctors reviewed fifty-three medical research studies that examined the links between prenatal acetaminophen use and neurodevelopment disorders – both experimental (laboratory animal studies) and epidemiological (studies of children exposed to acetaminophen prenatally). The doctors warned, “we believe the combined weight of animal and human scientific evidence is strong enough for pregnant women to be cautioned by health professionals against [acetaminophen’s] indiscriminate use.”
The lawyers of Korein Tillery have been researching the link between ASD, ADHD and acetaminophen. We’ve hired the world’s leading scientists who have devoted their careers to understanding how this widely used drug causes ASD and ADHD. Armed with this scientific evidence, Korein Tillery is dedicated to holding the drug companies responsible and making sure our clients are fully compensated.
Korein Tillery was founded in Illinois in 1961. We have represented thousands of injured clients since that time and have recovered over $400 million in compensation for them. Our lawyers have a long history of litigation against the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, including pharmaceutical giants like SmithKline Beecham. We have developed a winning strategy that has proven to be extremely effective. That strategy includes becoming immersed in the science and retaining the world’s leading medical experts. We treat each client’s case individually with the zealous representation you deserve.
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