Court in Italy ordered Pfizer to pay 500 thousand euros. The company will compensate damages for side effects of the drug. A 60-year-old man was taking a drug to relieve symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
The medication caused gambling addiction and hypersexuality. Experts confirmed that these were side effects of Cabaser. The case had been pending for six years, and this was the first time the court had made such a decision.