Galveston & Houston Ophthalmologist Dr. ugg australia pas cher Soldes 2017 Asics Da-Thuy Van alerted patients about the possible relationship between eye pain and certain osteoporosis medications. nike air max 2013 “We see many patients today taking osteoporosis medications such as Fosamax®, Boniva® and Actonel®”, commented Dr. bottes timberland Van of The Eye Clinic of Texas “Patients on these medications need to be aware of the potential for eye inflammation and associated eye pain.”

According to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, users of oral bisphosphonates such as Fosamax®, Boniva® and Actonel® were 45% more likely to develop uveitis and 51% more likely to develop scleritis compared with patients who had never used these medications.

If you take medicine for osteoporosis, you will also need to get enough calcium and vitamin D, eat a healthy diet, and exercise regularly. A large part of treating or reducing the effects of osteoporosis is getting enough calcium and vitamin D. nike air max pas cher Adidas Zx Flux “If your physician does start you on any type of osteoporosis medication you should not ignore the symptoms of eye pain no matter how mild they might seem. adidas superstar soldes Even at your regular eye exam, make sure to tell your eye doctor if you have started bisphosphonates medication such as Fosamax®, Boniva® and Actonel®. nike air max 2017 We need to know as sometimes the associated side effects of these osteoporosis medications can be subtle-but they are important,” noted Dr. Adidas Superstar nike soldes Van.

If you or someone you know has questions about eye pain, osteoporosis medication or eye inflammation please feel free to call The Eye Clinic of Texas at 800-423-3937, visit The Eye Clinic of Texas or facebook.com/ecot.lasik to schedule an appointment.

The Eye Clinic of Texasis an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, the largest ophthalmology clinic in the nation.