Pfizer Units Triumph In Latest Hormone Therapy Suit

Law360, New York (August 30, 2012, 3:22 PM EDT) -- An Arkansas federal jury on Wednesday granted a verdict to Pfizer Inc. units Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Pharmacia & Upjohn Inc. in a suit by a woman claiming Premarin and the companies' other menopause hormone therapy drugs gave her breast cancer, the companies' ninth win in the last 11 such suits decided at trial.

The roughly two-week-long trial concluded in an outcome against Sondra Welch, who had taken Premarin and Provera for a 12-year period until 2003, when she received her cancer diagnosis. This is the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Welch v. Wyeth et al

Case Number



Arkansas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability


Billy Roy Wilson

Date Filed

March 8, 2006

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