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Osteoporosis

Fosomax and destruction of jaw bone

05/22/2006

Question:

Does Fosomax increase deterioration of the jaw bone? It was recently in the news.

Answer:

Please see prior answers in the Osteoporosis health forum regarding Fosomax and the jaw bone/ other dental concerns.

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Response by:

Margery   Gass, MD Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati