FDA to Investigate Possible Osteoporosis Drug-Femur Fracture Link After ABC News Report

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced today that it will look into whether a link exists between the long-term use of certain osteoporosis drugs and a particular type of leg fracture after ABC News reports investigated the possible connection. Common brand names of these medications, known as bisphosphonates, include Fosamax, Actonel, Boniva and Reclast. "Recent news reports have raised the question about whether there is an increased risk of this type of fracture in patients with...Full Story
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