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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Would Fosamax Affect Pregnancy?
Hi, I an 33 years old, phemenopausal woman, and diagnosed with Osteoporosis 3 years back. I have used Fosamax for one yeart to date as part of my treatment which has not improved by condition by large. Now I whist to get pregnant due to my advancing age. For how long after stopping Fosamax can I get safely pregnant?
There are no data on how long one should wait before getting pregnant after taking Fosamax. Fosamax may be present in the body for several years.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati