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PBS NewsHour | FDA Urges Caution Over Long-Term Use of Bone-Density Drugs | PBS

Duration: 06:32
Program: PBS NewsHour #10325
Broadcast Date: May. 10, 2012

Millions of women grapple with whether to take bone-density-building drugs to treat or prevent osteoporosis, but the FDA this week warned that long-term use of bisphosphonates can lead to rare fractures and side effects. Margaret Warner and Maine Medical Center's Dr. Clifford Rosen discuss the risks outlined by the FDA.

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Post Date: May 10, 2012