Drug Company Settles in Court Case Linking Pregnancy Drug to Breast Cancer

Eli Lilly & Co., a pharmaceutical company that produced and distributed DES, a synthetic estrogen also known as diethylstilbestrol, to expectant mothers from the 1950s until the 1970s (when the drug was taken off the market after being linked to a rare type of vaginal cancer in several of the daughters of the women… »1/10/13 10:50am1/10/13 10:50am