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A 38-year-old member asked:

How is the osteoporosis medication called strontium ranelate?

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Dr. Frederick Singer
Endocrinology 60 years experience
Not available in USA: Strontium ranelate is not approved for use in the USA. Studies in Europe suggest it helps prevent fractures but long term safety is an issue. There are better drugs available.
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Last updated May 12, 2015

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