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Fosamax Associated With Serious Jaw Condition

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Taking the drug, Fosamax, to treat osteoporosis may lead to osteonecrosis of the jaw. The relationship between Fosamax and this serious side effect is the topic of an excellent post at Drug Injury Watch. Florida, with its unique population, may be the home of more than its share of Fosamax users.

Connection Between Fosamax And Ostenecrosis Of The Jaw (ONJ) Gains More Attention

In the past year there has been increasing attention to a rare but serious side effect that has been associated with the osteoporosis drug Fosamax, and other bisphosphonates, called osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ).