What is the most important information I should know about EVENITY™?
EVENITY™ can cause serious side effects, including increased risk of having a heart attack, stroke, or death from a cardiovascular (heart or blood vessel) problem. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency help right away if you have any of these symptoms: symptoms of heart attack, which may include: chest pain or pressure; shortness of breath; feeling light-headed or dizzy; or symptoms of stroke, which may include: headache; numbness or weakness in face, arm, or legs; difficulty talking; changes in vision or loss of balance.
Before you receive EVENITY™, tell your healthcare provider if you have had a heart attack or stroke, especially if it has happened in the past year.
Do not receive EVENITY™ if you: have low blood calcium; or are allergic to romosozumab or any of the ingredients in EVENITY™.
Before receiving EVENITY™, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:
have a history of other heart or blood vessel problems
have low blood calcium
cannot take daily calcium and vitamin D
have kidney problems or are on kidney dialysis
plan to have dental surgery or teeth removed