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New fracture warning for all bisphosphonates

Posted in Misc. Drugs

 If you're taking one of these, consult with your doctor before you decide to stop taking the drug. 

Food and Drug Administration officials said all bisphosphonates used for osteoporosis will carry a new warning about rare but serious fractures of the thigh bone, even though it remains unclear if the medicines caused the fractures.

Source: FDA warns of thigh fractures with bone drugs | Reuters

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