Phenobarbital embryopathy

Get in touch with RARE Concierge.

Contact RARE Concierge

A teratologic disorder associated with intrauterine exposure of phenobarbital during the first trimester of pregnancy. Infants are usually asymptomatic but an increased risk of intellectual disability tetralogy of Fallot unilateral cleft lip hypoplasia of the mitral valve and some other mild abnormalities such as hypertelorism epicanthus hypoplasia and low insertion of the nose low insertion of the ears prognathism finger hypoplasia brachydactyly and hypospadias have been reported in rare cases.

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview. Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata. Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on Data version July 2024

Newly diagnosed with
Phenobarbital embryopathy?

Our RARE Concierge Services Guides are available to assist you by providing information, resources and connections as you navigate your rare disease journey.

Get Concierge Help

Advocacy Organizations

Don't see your organization here. Let us know here.

Clinical Trials

For a list of clinical trials in this disease area, please click here.