Month: January 2008

Popular osteoporosis drugs triple risk of bone necrosis

Public release date: 15-Jan-2008 A University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute study has found that a popular class of osteoporosis drugs nearly triples the risk of developing bone necrosis, a condition that can lead to disfigurement and incapacitating pain The research is the largest study of bone necrosis and bisphosphonates, a…