Distilbène®

Diethylstilbestrol or DES was sold under many names including Distilbène®, Stilboestrol-Borne®, Benzestrol®, Chlorotrianisene®, Estrobene® and Estrosyn® to name just a few. Many companies manufactured and marketed this drug under more than 200 different brand names. Distilbène®, prescribed to my mum throughout her pregnancy, was manufactured by Ucépha and sold by UCB Pharma in France. DES was not only sold …