In this case, either NSAIDs or Fosamax
(a drug for osteoporosis) taken alone can cause gastric ulcers, but both drugs together pack a synergistic punch.
Patient should also sit up for at least 30 minutes after taking Fosamax
the manufacturer of Fosamax
, and GlaxoSmithKline, LLC, the manufacturer of Boniva, alleging these prescription drugs, which fall within the category of drugs known as bisphosphonates, increase the risk of atypical bone fractures and caused Mrs.
Merck case, rejecting the claims of a plaintiff who blamed her dental and jaw-related problems on her FOSAMAX
(alendronate sodium) use.
Whitehouse Station NJ) said a Manhattan federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit alleging that the drugmaker's osteoporosis drug Fosamax
causes jaw damage, two months after a jury deadlock led to a mistrial in a similar case.
The bisphosphonates that are marketed in the United States are Actonel, Actonel with Calcium, Aredia, Boniva, Didronel, Fosamax
Plus D, Reclast, Skelid, and Zometa.
Did your doctor tell you to see your dentist before starting to take Fosamax
or any other oral bisphosphonate?
(alendronate sodium) helps build bone in the spine and hip and lowers the rate of bone breakdown, reducing the risk of broken bones in people with osteoporosis.
Merck case, rejecting the claim of a Florida woman who blamed her dental and jaw-related problems on her FOSAMAX
I am currently taking Fosamax
, and I have to take it in the morning and then wait for 30 minutes before eating or drinking anything.
Earlier in the week, Keenan rejected Merck's effort to dismiss 24 other Fosamax
The study's 238 postmenopausal women with low bone mineral density received parathyroid hormone 1-84 (PTH 1-84), alendronate (Fosamax
), or Fosamax
plus PTH 1-84.