Primodos, an oral hormonal pregnancy test, was introduced to the UK in the late 1950s. A decade later, claims were made by some researchers that Primodos was linked to birth defects.
Bibliographical noteNeil Vargesson receives or has received funding for his research from the Royal Society, Wellcome Trust, Imperial College London, University of Aberdeen. I have been contacted by and spoken with alleged Primodos affected people and discussed the scientific evidence for and against its actions.
- Birth defects
- Sex hormones
- Pregnancy test