News related to Thalomid (Thalidomide) and/or conditions it is approved for
Thalidomide Apology 50 Years Later
Source: Litigation / Medical Malpractice News From Medical News Today [2012.09.02]
Gruenenthal Group's CRO has apologized to mothers who took Thalidomide in the 1950s and 1960s and gave birth to children with congenital birth defects. Exactly 50 years ago today, Thalidomide was pulled off the market. In the 1950s and 1960s, Thalidomide was approved in 46 countries for the treatment of morning sickness during pregnancy, as well as aiding sleep. It was not sold in the USA...
Thalidomide plus Topotecan better for ovarian cancer
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology
This trial is among the first to combine a biologic agent with a conventional chemotherapy agent for ovarian cancer.
Source: MedicineNet Alopecia Areata Specialty [2012.06.19]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/10/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 6/19/2012 12:00:00 AM