Fosamax News

Date Posted
Article Title
12/22/2014
Bone Drugs May Protect Against Endometrial Cancer

Women taking bisphosphonates had about half the risk, study reports

9/8/2014
Osteoporosis Drugs Work, But Review Finds No Clear Winner

Risk of 'atypical' fractures is rare, researchers say

9/4/2014
More Evidence Ties Some Bone-Building Drugs to Rare Fractures

But experts say benefits of bisphosphonates outweigh risks for those with osteoporosis

1/2/2014
Novel Osteoporosis Drug Could Change Treatment: Study

Early results indicate romosozumab can rebuild bone

5/21/2012
More Research Points to Long-Term Ills With Bone Drugs

Bisphosphonates used for osteoporosis raise risk of rare fractures over time, study says

2/9/2012
Stopping Bone Drug Cuts Risk of Second Thigh Fracture: Study

After unusual femur break, patients should not take bisphosphonates, researchers say

11/15/2011
Whole-Body Vibration Doesn't Build Bone After All: Study

No benefit seen in high-risk postmenopausal women

9/9/2011
FDA Advisers Call for Revised Labels for Osteoporosis Drugs

Research suggests potential health risks associated with long-term use of bisphosphonates

5/12/2010
Bone Drugs Not Linked to Rare Fractures

Small study did not find significant effect with use of bisphosphonates

3/11/2010
Long-Term Use of Osteoporosis Drugs Linked to Fractures

Drug 'holiday' may be the answer, but more study needed, researchers say

11/2/2004
Genes Determine Severity of Osteoporosis

Mutations leave some less prone to fractures, study finds