Bone Protective Therapy


One of the potential side effects of medical or surgical castration is thinning of the bones, called osteoporosis. When that occurs, patients are at risk for developing fractures. Two medications are available to help protect the bones, Zometa and Xgeva. Learn more about them, how doctors determine who should receive them, how they are given and the potential side effects by viewing the accompanying video.
(Reviewed May, 2012)