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Special Report: What We Know About Bisphosphonates For Horses



Recently, Texas A&M researchers reviewed the current body of knowledge surrounding bisphosphonates and their use in horses. Their goal, they wrote, was to “discuss the current understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of bisphosphonates in equine veterinary medicine and highlight the future utility of these potentially highly beneficial drugs.”

Download this special report to learn what they’ve found and suggestions for pinpointing optimal use of bisphosphonates in horses going forward.


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Stacey Oke, MSc, DVM, is a practicing veterinarian and freelance medical writer and editor. She is interested in both large and small animals, as well as complementary and alternative medicine. Since 2005, she’s worked as a research consultant for nutritional supplement companies, assisted physicians and veterinarians in publishing research articles and textbooks, and written for a number of educational magazines and websites.

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