Denosumab is a medication given to reduce bone breakdown, thus lowering the risk of broken bones or cancer-related bone pain.
It is available in two brands, with different uses. Do not use the two brands interchangeably unless otherwise instructed by your doctor.
Xgeva® is used to treat giant cell tumor of bone or conditions where cancer has spread to the bone.
Prolia® is used to treat or prevent osteoporosis.