Sentence Examples


  • Examples of teratogens include alcohol, thalidomide, cocaine, certain seizure medications, diethylstilbestrol (DES), and the anti-acne drug Accutane.
  • The result was the "thalidomide tragedy" during which there was a drastic increase in the number of babies born with deformations of the limbs.
  • For example, in the 1960s many pregnant women were given tranquilizers containing the drug thalidomide.