Osteoporosis And You
Bisphosphonates, also known as bone-sparing drugs, are commonly used in the treatment of osteoporosis and cancer that has spread to the bone.
Patients diagnosed with osteoporosis have low or decreasing bone mass and must take extra care in performing day-to-day activities because they are at increased risk for bone fractures
Osteoporosis can cause severe, irreversible and often debilitating damage to the jaw.
Let us know if you are taking bisphosohonates.