How do I find out if my prescription medication contains ingredients from animal sources?

Because there are so many medications on the market and new ones are being introduced every day, it would be very difficult for us to maintain lists of vegan and nonvegan medications. We recommend that you inquire directly with the company that makes the medication in question or check with your doctor or pharmacist. 

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind