Alabama Woman Wins $9.45 Million Prempro Jury Verdict

A Philadelphia jury awarded $9.45 million to an Alabama woman.  The plaintiff was diagnosed with breast cancer after she took Pfizer’s (Wyeth’s) hormone replacement drug, Prempro.  The jury verdict included $3.25 million in compensatory damages and $6 million in punitive damages.  The verdict also provided for $200,000 for her husband in loss of consortium damages.

According to,. 6 million women took Prempro to treat hormone loss symptoms such as hot flashes and mood swings.     Appromatley 8,00 users of Prempro have filed lawsuits against Wyeth.