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Were you looking for information about Denosumab? Denosomab is a common misspelling of denosumab.
 
Denosumab (Prolia®, Xgeva®) is an osteoporosis medication that is only available by prescription. It is also used to prevent cancer-related bone problems.
 
It comes in the form of an injection that must be administered by your healthcare provider once every six months (for osteoporosis) or once a month (for cancer). Although most people tolerate this medicine well, side effects are possible and may include back pain, high cholesterol, and pain in an arm or leg. You may not be able to safely use this drug if you have certain health conditions, such as low blood calcium or severe liver disease.
 
(Click Denosumab to read the full eMedTV article on this osteoporosis medicine, including its specific uses, how it works, and what to expect during treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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