Ibandronic acid Injection

Red

Brand Name(s):Bonviva

Indication:Osteoporosis in post menopausal women to reduce risk of vertebral fracture

Rationale:1,2

Considered:Sep-11

Review Date:Nov-20

Comments:
Drug Safety Update
Bisphosphonates: very rare reports of osteonecrosis of the external auditory canal
Full details can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/drug-safety-update/bisphosphonates-very-rare-reports-of-osteonecrosis-of-the-external-auditory-canal
Dec 2015