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Bisphosphonate drugs may not lower cancer risk

  • Thu, 06/07/2012 - 2:47pm

A new study shows that bisphosphonate drugs like Fosamax may not lower the risk for colon cancer despite what previous studies have

Study shows Fosamax causes femur fractures

Take Fosamax and other bisphosphonates for 5+ years and break your thigh bone

  • Thu, 05/24/2012 - 11:58am

Bisphosphonate drugs like Fosamax, Reclast, Actonel, and Boniva have been around since the 1990s, but researchers recently questioned how long they should be used.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Health Canada issues bisphosphonate warning

On December 19th 2011, Health Canada officials issued a warning against use of bisphosphonate drugs including Fosamax®, Actonel®, and other similar bone strengtheni

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Merck settles Vytorin® lawsuits, still faces Fosamax lawsuits

Drug manufacturer Merck & Co. recently settled an on-going lawsuit with its shareholders who claim the company concealed information about the cholesterol lowering drug Vytorin.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Fosamax® Jaw Decay Lawsuits: Opening statements to be heard

Three bellwether trials against drug manufacturer Merck & Co. are scheduled to take place this year.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

How the risk for a femur fracture injury can be lowered

According to a new study the risk for suffering a second femur fracture injury may be lowered when the use of bisphosph

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Fosamax®, Boniva®, and Reclast® lawsuits combined into one MDL

Fosamax, Boniva, and Reclast medications are all included in a class of drugs referred to as “bisphosphonates,” which are designed to strengthen weaken bones.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Three bellwether trials against Merck scheduled for 2012

Three bellwether trials are scheduled to take place in 2012 against Merck & Company, manufacturer of the popular bisphosphonate medication known as Fosamax. U.S.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

More lawsuits against Merck & Company

On December 15, 2011, a Fosamax lawsuit was filed against drug makers Merck & Co.

Fosamax Femur Fracture Lawsuit

Fosamax linked to more problems

Fosamax, a bisphosphonate drug, was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 1995 to treat osteoporosis in women.