Zometa (chemical name: zoledronic acid)

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A drug that works by limiting the activity of certain bone cells, called osteoclasts, which help cause the bone weakening and destruction that can happen when breast cancer spreads to the bone. It belongs to a group of drugs called bisphosphonates.

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