If you are diagnosed with osteoporosis or have a high risk of breaking a bone your doctor will prescribe a medicine to strengthen your bones and help prevent fractures. Prescribed medicine plays an essential role in managing osteoporosis.
Your doctor will also ensure that you:
- have adequate calcium, vitamin D and exercise to support your bone health
- stop smoking, reduce alcohol intake and change any habits that may impact on your bones
- are monitored for any conditions/medications that affect bone health.
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