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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
IV Drug Options
My mother has severe osteoporosis. I have it too but not as bad. We have been unable to take any medicines because of acid reflux. She is now on MIacalcin.Is ther any other medicines in sht for besides Forteo?
Yes, Zoledronic acid (Zometa) and Pamidronate are available as IV drugs.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati