Annals Academy of Medicine Bisphosphonates-A Word of Caution

Biphosphonates-Na Robinson, J Yeo, Andrew Robinson, N Robinson, J Bds, Yeo, Mds
There have been recent reports from various centres of a possible association between avascular necrosis of the jaws and the use of bisphosphonates. This commentary reviews the available data and alerts clinicians to a possible adverse reaction in the oral cavity to a group of drugs that are commonly prescribed. Ann Acad Med Singapore 2004;33(Suppl):48S-49S