Primodos Link to Births Defects : Correlation vs Causation

Westminster Hall, 23 April 2019

“There is an association. The Minister must go from this room knowing that, because that is what the science shows.”

Edward J Davey MP clarifies how to correctly interpret Carl Heneghan’s study (see below). Video (above) reference.

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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 Inquiry Needed : a Powerful Speech from Sir Edward Davey in Commons

Ed Davey MP – “Mr deputy speaker this is a scandal… They knew!”

Ex-cabinet minister Sir Ed Davey urged the health minister to “stand up to the nonsense of continued obfuscation” over the Primodos drug.

  • To download the Report of the Commission on Human Medicines’ Expert Working Group on Hormone Pregnancy Testsgov.uk.

House of Commons and House of Lords Debates

  • House of Commons’ talks ref “Hormone pregnancy tests“, 14 December 2017 – 15:20:54 parliamentlive.tv.
  • House of Commons’ talks ref “Hormone pregnancy tests“, 16 November 2017 – 10:40:26 parliamentlive.tv.
  • House of Lords’ talks ref “Hormone pregnancy tests“, 16 November 2017 – 17:53:45 parliamentlive.tv.
  • House of Commons’ talks ref “Hormone pregnancy tests“, 13 October 2016 – 15:05:52 parliamentlive.tv.
  • House of Lords’ talks ref “Hormone pregnancy tests“, 21 January 2016 – 11:06:20 parliamentlive.tv.

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