Osteoporosis Drugs' Safety Subject of FDA Panel

There are 4 comments on the HON story from Aug 29, 2012, titled Osteoporosis Drugs' Safety Subject of FDA Panel. In it, HON reports that:

Experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration were to meet Friday to discuss problems linked to long-term use of bone-building drugs such as Fosamax, Actonel, Boniva and Reclast.

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Hazel

Flushing, NY

#1 Sep 14, 2012
Different bone drugs have stirred up controversies due to a string of adverse effects that have been reported to occur in several patients. It may be a relief to know that the FDA panel are now in discussion of this important topic. Fosamax has been connected to inadvertent effects including femur fractures, an effect that one may think of as ironic. For more information as regard the side effects of Fosamax, up-to-date material from http://www.fosamaxfemurfracturelawsuit.com may be of help.
Edwin

Hillsboro, OR

#2 Sep 29, 2012
People should be careful on the medications they take and surgeries they undergo because these may just worsen their condition like the defective medical products. For instance, the DePuy hip replacement devices that are supposed to alleviate hip pain, but due to defectiveness, they cause patients to suffer more. See http://www.depuyhipreplacementlawsuit.com
Osias R

Flushing, NY

#5 Oct 13, 2012
The FDA needs to stand by their decision and enforce their recommendations regarding the dangers associated with taking Fosamax. The federal regulators need to enforce their own policies especially with regards to its risks. For more information read this: http://www.fosamaxclassactionlawsuit.com
Julia

New York, NY

#7 Oct 19, 2012
It can't be denied that osteoprosis drugs help protect patients from further osteoporosis damage, although the risk of adverse effects is also part of the package. Fosamax, for instance, while it has been proven to reduce the risk of fractures, has also been linked to a rare jaw disease that leads to the death of the jawbone. You may refer to http://www.fosamaxinjurylawsuitcenter.com for more information.

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