Our expert says:
Glucosamine is a supplemnt that is used by patients suffering from osteo-arthritis and it is used to increase joint mobility.
Fosamax is a bone-active drug to treat the osteoporosis- something totally different. Fosamax is an excellent drug. If you have been on it for 6 years, you may go off it for a while, unless your doctor feels that it is necessary to maintain your bone density. You can also contact us at the osteoporosis foundation on 021 931 7894 for more information
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