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Osteoporosis

Would Any Seizure Medications Cause Bone Loss?

02/28/2007

Question:

Is there the possibility of additional bone loss by taking siezure meds?

Answer:

Certain anti-seizure medications seem to promote bone loss.

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Response by:

Margery   Gass, MD Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati