Studies: Amgen's new osteoporosis drug cuts fracture risk

Full story: LA Daily News

A first-of-its-kind osteoporosis drug lowers the risk of bone fractures as well as or better than current medicines, studies in older women and men with prostate cancer suggest.

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old guy

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Aug 11, 2009
 
Try calcium ! but you can't wait till it is too late but it works !
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Nov 25, 2011
 
This is good news unlike what's happening to http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com/fo... .
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Nov 29, 2011
 
Consult your doctor first before taking any medication specifically bone medicines. Actually, the DePuy hip replacement of Johnson and Johnson has been linked with health complications like metal toxicity. Thus, evaluating a medical product and drugs is very important as suggested by the studies published by the website http://www.depuyhipreplacementlawsuit.com .
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Dec 16, 2011
 
New medications are always good to hear about. However, I am always wary of the side effects of such medication. Many Fosamax Lawsuits have been filed because of side effects of medication such as Fosamax. If more research can be done on the side effects of these new medications it would be great. See http://www.rotlaw.com/fosamax/
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Dec 29, 2011
 
I cant seem to access the article anymore. But if this is true, then this is very good news. I guess we can now say goodbye to issues like http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com/ .
David

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Mar 2, 2012
 
This is great! Finally, a drug that assures that there will be no fracture after prolonged use unlike fosamax. http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com/fe...
Laila C

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Sep 6, 2012
 
Osteoporosis is a terrible disease and we should find means of treating it as much as possible. Having more medical options other than bisphosphonates like Fosamax, is good for patients. http://www.fosamaxclassactionlawsuit.com
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Dec 17, 2012
 
I would check out www.becomepainfree.com they were able to help me with my back pain so that I could get back to my life after living years in pain I needed a hand up these guys got me to the proper doctors I needed! www.becomepainfree.com
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Dec 19, 2012
 
Bisphosphonate drugs, such as Fosamax, are usually used by both men and women as treatment for osteoporosis and other bone problems. For over the years, doctors have been prescribing the drug to millions of osteoporotic patients and a number of them have reported major side-effects such osteonecrosis of the jaw, which resulted to a mounting lawsuits. Osteonecrosis of the jaw develops when the jaw bone fails to heal after a minor injury for example, the type of injury sometimes caused by getting a tooth pulled. To be able to understand more on this matter, you may refer at http://www.fosamaxinjurylawsuitcenter.com/ost... .

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