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What bisphosphonate drugs can treat advanced prostate cancer?

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Drugs called biphosphonates (Actonel, Zometa, and others) can help make bones stronger and prevent fractures.

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

National Institutes of Health.

American Cancer Society web site.

News release, Astellas Pharma Inc.

Reviewed by William Blahd on July 11, 2017

SOURCES: 

Prostate Cancer Foundation. 

National Institutes of Health.

American Cancer Society web site.

News release, Astellas Pharma Inc.

Reviewed by William Blahd on July 11, 2017

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