Many women are prescribed the drug "Premarin", not knowing that the name Premarin: stands for "Pregnant Mare Urine":
Aside from the gross factor, there are compelling reasons not to use this drug:
1 - Patients to take pregnant mare urine suffer higher incidences to serious side-effects, some fatal.
2 - The practice of collecting the horse urine is cruel.
3 - Some of the baby foals are never adopted and wind-up on French dinner tables.