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Several studies have found increased risks of premature birth, miscarriage, and ectopic pregnancy associated with DES exposure. An analysis of updated data published in 2011 is outlined in the table below.How does des-by affect the next generation?
"Our recent studies indicate that this in utero exposure may also cause changes in the oocyte that lead to the transmission of an increased susceptibility for tumors in subsequent generations."Who is responsible for the long term effects of Des?
No drug manufacturers, health authorities, nor governments have ever taken responsibility for the long term health side effects of this drug. Don’t Pharmaceutical companies have a responsibility to their consumers to provide a product that is safe?Are there any side effects to taking DES during pregnancy?
A large study of the daughters of women who had been given DES, the first synthetic form of estrogen, during pregnancy has found that exposure to the drug while in the womb (in utero) is associated with many reproductive problems and an increased risk of certain cancers and pre-cancerous conditions.