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  • Thalidomide - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thalidomide Thalidomide sold under the brand names Immunoprin, among others, is an immunomodulatory drug and the prototype of the thalidomide class of drugs.
  • Thalidomide: Indications, Side Effects, Warnings - Drugs.com

    www.drugs.com/cdi/thalidomide.html Easy to read patient leaflet for thalidomide. Includes indications, proper use, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
  • Thalidomide - Facts

    thalidomide.org/web/facts What is Thalidomide? It all began in Germany 1957, when the chemical company Chemie Grünenthal started to sell a calming medicine by the name of Contergan.
    • Thalidomide: MedlinePlus Drug Information

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a699032.html Risk of severe, life-threatening birth defects caused by thalidomide. For all people taking thalidomide: Thalidomide must not be taken by women who are ...
    • The Thalidomide Tragedy: Lessons for Drug Safety and ...

      helix.northwestern.edu/.../thalidomide-tragedy-lessons-drug-safety-and-regula... Despite its harmful side effects, thalidomide is FDA-approved for two uses today—the treatment of inflammation associated with Hansen’s disease (leprosy) and as a ...
    • THALOMID® (thalidomide): Homepage

      www.thalomid.com Official site from Celgene. Includes patient and prescribing information.
    • Thalidomide - Side Effects, Dosage, Interactions | Everyday ...

      www.everydayhealth.com/drugs/thalidomide Thalidomide is the generic form of the brand-name drug Thalomid, prescribed along with a corticosteroid (dexamethasone) to treat multiple myeloma - a malignancy in ...
    • Thalidomide: Research advances in cancer and other conditions ...

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cancer/in-depth/.../art-20046534 Thalidomide — prehensive overview covers research, complications and uses, including treatment of multiple myeloma.
    • The Canadian Tragedy - Thalidomide

      www.thalidomide.ca/the-canadian-tragedy The canadian Tragedy . Thalidomide was synthesized in West Germany in 1954 1 by Chemie Grünenthal. It was marketed (available to patients) from October 1, 1957 (West ...
    • Thalidomide - Science Museum, London

      www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/broughttolife/themes/controversies/thalidomide.aspx The thalidomide disaster is one of the darkest episodes in pharmaceutical research history. The drug was marketed as a mild sleeping pill safe even for pregnant women.