Atrial fibrillation and the use of oral bisphosphonates.
BACKGROUND: Epidemiological studies investigating a possible association between bisphosphonates and atrial fibrillation (AF) have reported conflicting findings. The objective of our study was to determine whether exposure to oral nitrogen-containing bisphosphonates alendronate and risedronate are associated with increased incidence of atrial fibrillation. METHODS: In a retrospective cohort study we analyzed data from three large independent databases, two from the United States (MarketScan(®...Expand abstract
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