Pfizer Sued Over Hormone Replacement Drugs

Law360, New York (July 5, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A Texas couple has filed a lawsuit against Pfizer Inc. alleging the company's hormone replacement drugs caused the wife to develop breast cancer.

In a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, Frances Garcia and her husband, Simon Garcia III, accuse Pharmacia & Upjohn Co., Pfizer Inc. and Greenstone LTD, of negligence, strict product liability for design defect and failure to warn, breach of implied warranty, and loss of consortium, among other things.

New Jersey-based Pfizer acquired Pharmacia & Upjohn...
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