Patient : I have taken Fosomax for 10 years now. I am 66, and was diagnosed with osteopenia. I recently read that taking Fosomax is dangerous for such a long time. It is supposed to have a half life of 10 years. Should I stop taking this medicine for 5 yeaars, and then start again?
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