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Victims of Abnormal Bone Fractures Await Action as FDA Lingers on Edge of Tightening Fosamax Regulations
Date:2/23/2012

t the risks their products pose.

Standard Fosamax labeling does not contraindicate use of the drug beyond any particular number of years.

One option that some healthcare professionals have recommended to the FDA is requiring "drug holidays," periods of time away from a drug to lower the risk of side effects.

However, the FDA has not implemented any such precautions. No upcoming action regarding Fosamax labeling has been announced by the agency.

Meanwhile thousands of patients already harmed by the drug continue to file Fosamax lawsuits against Merck.

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Weitz & Luxenberg P.C.
Bert Phillips, 1-212-558-5840

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