[Psychiatric side effects associated with diphosphonate treatment].


Two women aged 50 and 64 years, respectively, and one man aged 43 years, were treated with cyclic etidronic acid for osteoporosis. After some months/years they developed mood, concentration and memory problems. The complaints diminished within several weeks after withdrawal of the drugs, and reappeared after rechallenge. Two of these patients had similar… (More)


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@article{Wolffenbuttel2003PsychiatricSE, title={[Psychiatric side effects associated with diphosphonate treatment].}, author={Bruce H. R. Wolffenbuttel and Melanie M. van der Klauw}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={2003}, volume={147 1}, pages={35-7} }