FDA's Vote on Bisphosphonate Meeting Yesterday

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-09-09/warner-merck-bone-drugs-need-label -changes-on-use-duration-panel-says.html

Added Info From Forbes: Associated Press
Summary Box: Osteoporosis drugs

By The Associated Press, 09.09.11, 06:34 PM EDT

"FINAL SAY: With evidence varying by drug and the level of risk sometimes unclear, the advisers left the actual wording changes up to the Food and Drug Administration. http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2011/09/09/business-us-osteoporosis-drugs-fr actures-summary-box_8669472.html

Edited September 10, 2011 at 9:25 pm

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Thanks for the post.

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Thank you windblown

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Your both very welcome! Not sure if this is it on this committee meeting, or if there is something else to consider.

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Thanks for sharing, Looks like there is no mention about the Public forum, and the patients/victims that spoke out about these drugs. But then again, I didn't really expect that after seeing what we were dealing with on Friday.

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Thanks for the article. We need to get doctors informed!

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This is timely information. I am surprised there is no solid data for efficacy at 5+ years for bisphosphonates..

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Thank you for sharing this information, Windblown. I know my doctor will be interested in the outcome.

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Thank you for the information Windblown!

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