Premarin in China campaign

PMU Farm in Xinyuan County, China (2012).

We made the following response to a comment on our Premarin 2019 Timeline and thought it might be worthwhile sharing with everyone as a post. We have altered it slightly to make the content clearer for this format. Working as the Int’l Fund for Horses we are launching a social media campaign in Chinese and… Continue reading Premarin in China campaign

PMU Horses win two awesome new friends

Trio of Rescued Premarin Foals. Photo: Vivian Grant Farrell

Jane Allin and I, together with you, have been championing the cause of PMU horses for over a decade. PMU horses are mares kept continually pregnant in order to collect their estrogen rich urine to make drugs like Prempro, Premarin and Duavee for the easing of menopausal symptoms. A tragic offshoot of this process are… Continue reading PMU Horses win two awesome new friends

Side effects of raising awareness about the Premarin family of drugs and PMU horses

Premstoppers Campaign. Warning, Premarin Contains Horse Urine.

There have been significant side effects to the work we are doing on behalf of the horses affected by the making of the Premarin family of drugs -- Premarin (cream and tablet), Prempro, Premphase and Duavee. BILLBOARD Remember our billboard campaign? It's a simple one. It says, “Warning: Premarin Contains Horse Urine”. We placed these… Continue reading Side effects of raising awareness about the Premarin family of drugs and PMU horses

Horse pee reduces breast cancer risk. Say what?

The undying pursuit of trying to find goodness in the devil incarnate BY JANE ALLIN Yet again another study attempting to promote the benefits of conjugated equine estrogen (CEE) derived HRT. Or should I use the “new” acronym – MHT – or menopausal hormone treatment? No doubt more propaganda to distance the facts from the… Continue reading Horse pee reduces breast cancer risk. Say what?

A Disturbing Trend in Pfizer’s Agenda

Written by JANE ALLIN Research Analyst, Int'l Fund for Horses (August 3, 2010) -- The introduction of Aprela® looms ever closer in the EU and Japan. Viviant® (i.e. bazedoxifene), a SERM (selective estrogen receptive modulator) which is the post-menopausal osteoporosis component of Aprela® was approved by the European Commission under the name Conbriza in April… Continue reading A Disturbing Trend in Pfizer’s Agenda

Premarin Timeline Update for 2010

2010 has already been a busy news year for the Premarin Industry. Here is what has happened so far. PREMARIN TIMELINE 2010 Further studies indicate higher risks of asthma, lung cancer, malignant melanoma, and reduced insulin resistance associated with HRT. Since 1976, Wyeth (now a Division of Pfizer) have been fighting on-going lawsuits related to… Continue reading Premarin Timeline Update for 2010

Rescue Me: Equine Voices and Sanctuary (Arizona)

By VIVIAN GRANT A VOICE CALLS OUT from the wilderness of the Arizona desert. It is a voice of compassion, as strong and gentle as the horses she rescues and gives sanctuary to. It is the voice of Karen Pomroy, founder and president of Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary. EQUINE VOICES RESCUE & SANCTUARY ("Equine… Continue reading Rescue Me: Equine Voices and Sanctuary (Arizona)

Twenty horses saved from slaughter arriving in Cleburne Texas on Oct. 30

Johnson County Cattle Auction in Cleburne is expecting a delivery of 20 slaughter-bound horses from Canada on Oct. 30. The foals are by-products of Canadian farms that specialize in collecting pregnant-mare urine, the active ingredient in Premarin, a hormone replacement drug used to treat menopausal women, and are transferred to feed lots every year to… Continue reading Twenty horses saved from slaughter arriving in Cleburne Texas on Oct. 30

“It’s a Scandal! It’s an Outrage!” PMU’s (US)

Written by RACHEL STONE Did y’ever see the musical Oklahoma? Remember the character Ali Hakim? It’s funny but whenever I read something about Wyeth, I think of him – a truly self-serving man who only did the right thing when lookin’ down the barrel of a gun. I wonder what, if anything, would inspire Robert… Continue reading “It’s a Scandal! It’s an Outrage!” PMU’s (US)