PBS NewsHour FDA Urges Caution Over Long-Term Use of Bone-Density Drugs
FDA Urges Caution Over Long-Term Use of Bone-Density-Building Drugs Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: FDA Urges Caution Over Long-Term Use of Bone-Density Drugs
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.
Premiere Date: 05/10/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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