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Death of Parts of the Jaw Bone With Osteoporosis Drugs Such As Alendronate (FOSAMAX)
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The typical signs and symptoms of osteonecrosis of the jaw may include pain, swelling or infection of the gums, loosening of the teeth, poor healing of the gums, numbness or a feeling of heaviness in the jaw, drainage and exposed bone. Patients taking a bisphosphonate (including Fosamax) should carefully monitor themselves for any sign of jaw problems resembling those described in this article.