Homework 1 Due 9/24/2021
Research Diethylstilbestrol (DES)
I. Explain the history of this drug
When DES was introduced to US market
Who was the target of this pharmaceutical agent/prescription drug
Why physicians prescribed DES to their patients.
II. Explain the side effects of this drug.
Decide if this drug is a teratogen or a carcinogen. Justify your answer.
III. Explain if DES is still being prescribed or if it is banned.
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