[Health : Medicine ] - Posted on: 2012-07-16
Biphosphonate antiresorptive is the category of drugs under which fosamax and its variant falls for treating and preventing bone damage. It is known that when there is less of bone density in the body, osteoporosis is caused and thus, you become more prone and fragile towards any bone fracture or injury. Which is where fosamax comes to help and how. It aids by increasing the bone density of the body which thereby reduces any threat or risk of bone fractures, injuries or any such condition. Mostly injuries of bones occur in areas such as spine, arms, legs or hips. There one should be extra cautious about them.