Fosamax Side Effects Make Drug a Poor...

Fosamax Side Effects Make Drug a Poor Choice for Women with...

There are 3 comments on the The Beaumont Enterprise story from Oct 9, 2012, titled Fosamax Side Effects Make Drug a Poor Choice for Women with.... In it, The Beaumont Enterprise reports that:

Fosamax Side Effects Make Drug a Poor Choice for Women with Osteopenia, According to Consumer Reports.

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Idaho Falls, ID

#1 Oct 11, 2012
Unfortunately, there’s been an upswing in women suffering atypical breaks in the femur – the thighbone is normally a pretty strong bone – after several years of taking the drug; some of the women had merely been walking when their leg suddenly snapped. This unusual type of fracture is slow to heal and can lead to disability. You may also refer at for more information.

Phoenix, AZ

#3 Oct 25, 2012
This is not the first time that doctors have reported an opposite effect of fosamax. The drug made by Merck & Co, has been already linked to several musculoskeletal pain, jawbone death and strange femur fractures in post-menopausal women. For more information, you may refer
Jerry M

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Oct 26, 2012
The threats to postmenopausal women with osteoporosis that Fosamax poses is considered to be greater than the benefits. Learn more about it here:

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