Fosamax is a drug that is commonly used to treat a number of bone diseases including osteoporosis and Paget’s disease. Such bone diseases often cause a loss in bone mass. Fosamax treatments help patients maintain or even increase bone density levels. Many older people in Ireland have been prescribed Fosamax.
Use of Merk & Co.’s bisphosphonate drug has been linked with the development of a number of Fosamax side effects. Fosamax users often suffer from a number of GI tract abnormalities, some of which can include:
Ulceration of the esophagus
There are a number of other Fosamax side effects that can result from the use of the bisphosphonate drug:
Generalised pain of the muscles, joints and bones
If you believe you or a loved one has developed a case of osteonecrosis or another bone disease as a result of taking Fosamax you should consider speaking with Liam Moloney, personal injury lawyer. Liam Moloney is an experienced lawyer who can educate you on your legal rights and provide you with information on personal settlements and law suits aimed at obtaining compensation for your pain and suffering. Please contact Liam today at 045 898000 or simply log onto his website www.moloneysolicitors.ie .