Oral Osteoporosis Drugs (bisphosphona...

Oral Osteoporosis Drugs (bisphosphonates): Drug Safety Communication...

There are 7 comments on the Drugs.com story from Jul 21, 2011, titled Oral Osteoporosis Drugs (bisphosphonates): Drug Safety Communication.... In it, Drugs.com reports that:

Oral Osteoporosis Drugs : Drug Safety Communication - Potential Increased Risk of Esophageal Cancer July 21, 2011 Includes: Fosamax , Actonel , Boniva , Atelvia , Didronel , and Skelid ISSUE : FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients about its ongoing review of data from published studies to evaluate whether use of oral bisphosphonate ...

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Torrance, CA

#3 Mar 15, 2012
This is quite alarming that an oral medication for osteoporosis pose potential increased risk of esophageal cancer. See also http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com/hip-repla...

Los Angeles, CA

#4 Apr 20, 2012
It is good to know that the FDA are taking seriously their role in providing safe food and drugs to the public.

West Chicago, IL

#5 May 25, 2012
This is only right considering how it will hugely affect many different people.

United States

#6 Jun 21, 2012
I just found out that I also have Osteoporosis and will need to take Atelvia. What am I supposed to do ?
#8 Aug 16, 2012
There has been quite a few reports of adverse effects stemming from the use of osteoporosis medications such as Fosamax. The safety alert from the FDA will surely be advantageous to medical professionals and patients alike. http://www.fosamax-lawsuit.net bears current material pertaining to the potentially harmful side effects of Fosamax.

Phoenix, AZ

#10 Dec 7, 2012
Although the concerns about the long-term safety of bone drugs are not new, the FDA performed its own systematic review of the effectiveness of bisphosphonates after years of use. The agency’s analysis, which found little if any benefit from the drugs after three to five years of use, may prompt doctors around the country to rethink how they prescribe them. You may also refer at http://www.fosamaxinjurylawsuitcenter.com/fem... for more information.

Austin, TX

#11 Jan 15, 2013
Looking to learn more about the osteoporosis medication Atelvia? Check out http://www.rxwiki.com/atelvia

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