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Assessment of cardiovascular safety of anti-osteoporosis drugs

Abstract:

The incidence of osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease increases with age, and there are potentially shared mechanistic associations between the two conditions. It is therefore highly relevant to understand the cardiovascular implications of osteoporosis medications. These are presented in this narrative review. Calcium supplementation could theoretically cause atheroma formation via calcium deposition, and in one study was found to be associated with myocardial infarction, but this has not...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Drugs Journal website
Volume:
80
Issue:
15
Pages:
1537–1552
Publication date:
2020-07-28
Acceptance date:
2020-06-23
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EISSN:
1179-1950
ISSN:
0012-6667
Pubs id:
1114582
Local pid:
pubs:1114582

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