Rapid Rx Quiz: Osteoporosis Drugs

Mary L. Windle, PharmD


June 20, 2023

The most common bone disease worldwide, osteoporosis affects millions, especially older people and women. Approximately half of postmenopausal women will experience an osteoporosis-related fracture at some point in their life. The predicted cost of treating more than 3 million fractures in the United States alone by 2025 could exceed $25 billion.

Do you know key information about drugs used to prevent osteoporotic fractures, including updated recommendations, indications, and adverse effects? Test yourself on interventions for this common condition with this quick quiz.


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