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Osteoporosis

Is it a Problem to Take Fosamax on the Day of the Dexascan?

10/23/2007

Question:

What about taking Fosamax the day of the Dexascan?

Answer:

It should not be a problem to take Fosamax the day of a DXA scan, but it would be better not to take calcium just before the scan.

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Response by:

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