Expert Working Group Report on Hormone Pregnancy Tests

Westminster Hall, 23 April 2019

Debate hold on 23 April 2019, at 11.30am, on the Expert Working Group report on hormone pregnancy tests, and led by Yasmin Qureshi MP.

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Natural Justice continues to be Denied to the Primodos Victims

Westminster Hall Debate, 23 April 2019

Brendan O’Hara MP calls for a statutory public inquiry.

“…natural justice will continue to be denied, for as long as UK medical establishments continue to deny the link between Hormone Pregnancy Tests and serious fetal abnormalities…”


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Looking for the Truth about Primodos to Be Uncovered

Westminster Hall Debate, 23 April 2019

Emma Reynolds MP sets out the evidence from both reviews done by Professor Carl Heneghan that highlighted the link between Primodos and babies born with malformations.

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The Link between Primodos and Malformations : Get the Figures

Westminster Hall Debate, 23 April 2019

Sir Edward Davey sets out the evidence to Jackie Doyle-Price, Minister for Mental Health, detailing the risk of malformation caused by Primodos.

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Primodos Drug and The MHRA : MP Yasmin Qureshi’s Request

Yasmin Qureshi MP asked for a fully independent assessment of Carl Heneghan’s systematic review and meta-analysis

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Jeremy Hunt Statement Over the Primodos Scandal and Valproate

Hunt: “Immediate action” will be taken, House of Commons, Feb 2018

The health secretary outlines the “immediate actions” that will be taken following the public scandals involving the pregnancy drug Primodos and epilepsy drug valproate.

  • Reference : @SkyNews, 1:16 PM, 21 Feb 2018.

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A judge-led public inquiry on Primodos ? Laura Pidcock MP

Laura Pidcock MP, speaking to the Minister for Mental Health, in the Commons, Feb 2018

Today in the Chamber, I asked @JackieDP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health, whether the Secretary of State would grant a public inquiry on the use of Primodos, a a hormone-based pregnancy test used in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Pregnancy Issues : PM Theresa May Talks about Primodos, 2017

Prime Minister on female health issues

Theresa_May vows to “keep clear focus on women’s health issues” like Primodos and mesh implants – Prime Minister’s Questions.

  • Reference : SkyNews, 12:34 PM, 20 Dec 2017.

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Primodos Drug Whitewash : PM Theresa May’s Reply to MP Yasmin Qureshi, 2017

Primodos pregnancy test EWG Report has been criticised as “whitewash” by campaigners and MPs

MP Yasmin Qureshi asked about the Primodos drug scandal at Prime Minister’s Questions.

  • Reference : SkyNews, 12:31 PM, 22 Nov 2017.

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Primodos Drug Whitewash : Chris Elmore MP Talks, 2017

People lost trust (GP, NHS, Inquiry) and faith in the system, explains MP Chris Elmore

Primodos pregnancy test report criticised as ‘whitewash’ by campaigners and MPs.

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