Bone health

Look beyond the usual suspects for ONJ-causing medications

While osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) is usually associated with osteoporosis therapies such as bisphosphonates, a new Australian study has revealed links to other medications such as immunomodulators and anti-angiogenic drugs. A review of more than 419 reports of medication-related ONJ in the TGA’s adverse reaction database found that most were related to denosumab (221) ...

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