Fosamax Scare: Those With Osteopenia Gauge Risk

Twice doctors have prescribed medications for Jeanette McLearen with great certainty, only to second-guess the outcomes. After taking hormone replacement for 15 years, the Warren, Mich., retiree was diagnosed with breast cancer. And now, after seven years of taking the controversial drug Fosamax, she is terrified of bone fractures. Just this week ABC's Dr. Richard Besser reported that Fosamax, one of a class of bisphosphonates used to treat osteoporosis that is supposed to make bones...Full Story
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