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Osteoporosis

Would Fosamax Affect Pregnancy?

10/23/2007

Question:

Hi, I an 33 years old, phemenopausal woman, and diagnosed with Osteoporosis 3 years back. I have used Fosamax for one yeart to date as part of my treatment which has not improved by condition by large. Now I whist to get pregnant due to my advancing age. For how long after stopping Fosamax can I get safely pregnant?

Answer:

There are no data on how long one should wait before getting pregnant after taking Fosamax.  Fosamax may be present in the body for several years.

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Response by:

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