new warnings that bisphosphonates may cause jaw osteonecrosis

People are concerned about new warnings that bisphosphonates may cause jaw osteonecrosis.

Explain that it's almost always related to the IV bisphosphonates...Zometa (zoledronic acid) and Aredia (pamidronate).

It's more likely when they're used long-term in cancer patients for hypercalcemia or bone metastases.

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