Merck's Fosamax Caused Broken Femur, NJ Jury Hears

Law360, New York (April 12, 2013, 6:03 PM EDT) -- The plaintiff in a suit alleging Merck & Co.’s bone drug Fosamax can cause femur fractures told a jury in New Jersey federal court on Friday that she believes Fosamax is to blame for her broken femur and the physical and psychological pain that has affected her since the injury.

Bernadette Glynn took the stand in a bellwether trial over a broken right femur allegedly caused by Fosamax, which Glynn began taking in 2004 after being diagnosed with diminished bone mass. Glynn fought through tears as...
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