Thalidomide, sold under the brand name Immunoprin, among others, is an
immunomodulatory drug and the prototype of the thalidomide class of drugs.
Thalidomide was synthesized in West Germany in 1954<sup>1</sup> by Chemie Grünenthal.
It was marketed (available to patients) from October 1, 1957 (West Germany) ...
Jul 28, 2009 ... Many children in the 1960's, like the kindergartner pictured above, were born with
phocomelia as a side effect of the drug thalidomide, resulting ...
Thalidomide: learn about side effects, dosage, special precautions, and more on
Thalidomide and lenalidomide are medicines used to treat certain cancers and
diseases. If you're pregnant or could become pregnant, DON'T take them.
Sep 1, 2012 ... Thalidomide was used in the late 1950s and early 1960s to combat morning
sickness, but led to children being born without limbs. Now its ...
Easy to read patient leaflet for thalidomide. Includes indications, proper use,
special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
Nov 3, 2011 ... The so-called Thalidomide babies have hit 50 and many face rising bills to help
them cope with increasing immobility.
Learn about Thalomid (Thalidomide) may treat, uses, dosage, side effects, drug
interactions, warnings, patient labeling, reviews, and related medications.
Aug 21, 2014 ... One of the horrific and still negligently under-reported legacies of the Baby Boom
era was the widespread use of thalidomide by pregnant ...