Which drug treatment for osteoporosis?

Two common drug therapies for osteoporosis are equally safe and effective, according to a real-world study.

US data from 2,500 matched pairs of patients starting on either denosumab or zoledronic acid showed similar rates of infection, cardiovascular events and osteoporotic fracture over the first year of treatment.

The only difference identified was a higher rate of heart failure with denosumab in patients who were naive to anti