Should you file a Boniva Lawsuit? The Boniva ibandronate sodium tablet is a once-a-month prescription medicine given to treat or prevent osteoporosis. Boniva is a bisphosonate, the family of drugs that is now being shown to cause ONJ osteonecrosis of the jaw bone. Contact us for a free legal consultation about your Fosamax injury Lawsuit.
Boniva lawsuits are being filed for Boniva side effects. You may be eligible for a class action Boniva bisphosonate lawsuit. Please contact an expert Boniva litigation lawyer today for your free consultation.
According to warnings, you should not take Boniva if you have low blood calcium, cannot sit or stand for at least 60 minutes, have severe kidney disease, or are allergic to Boniva.
In addition, the product insert advises that you should tell your healthcare provider if you experience painful swallowing, chest pain, or severe or continuing heartburn, as these may be signs of serious upper digestive problems. Side effects may include mild to moderate diarrhea, pain in the arms or legs, and upset stomach. If you develop severe bone, joint, and/or muscle pain, contact your healthcare provider.
In addition, some doctors have unknowingly prescribed intravenous (IV) bisphosphonates for osteoporosis. Roche Laboratories recently announced that they are seeking FDA permission to market an IV form of their oral bisphosphonate, Boniva, for osteoporosis.
But with the risks of ONJ, you need to discuss this with your doctor and carefully weigh these side effects. Do you need a Boniva lawyer?
http://www.boniva.com/ - Manufactured by Roche Laboratories, Boniva is a heavily advertised once-a-month medication prescribed for post menopausal women.