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DWTBB posted:
Actually, I saw several reviews on the drugs and meds page of Web MD that mentioned hair loss. Also find it listed on the side efects of the patient information that came with my prescription for Aldendronate. No hair loss before taking it so seems like it must be the culprit!
bonebabe responded:
Not saying it can't happen. I'm saying I've not heard it mentioned by any of our patients. We see about 4000 a year - of course not all are on Actonel or any other bisphosphonate, but the ones who are and experience any side effects are quick to mention them. Hair loss is not something we've heard.

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