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Can any of the following medications cause a false positive of a drug test: bupropion, fenofibrate,?

Posted 21 May 2012 by skainformer 3 answers

... meloxicam, AndroGel, simvastatin, orphenadrine, Alendronate sodium. I am getting false positives for marijuana, and I don't use marijuana

Can levothyroxine and alendronate be taken together first thing in the AM 30 minutes before eating?

Posted 8 Feb 2010 by Rusty585 2 answers

Currently take Boniva monthly but would like to change to daily or weekly alendronate to save Rx copays.

What can be done about pain in the leg which comes on with use of Fosamax, what can I take instead?

Posted 9 Feb 2013 by Vivianne Marie 3 answers

I have had pain in the right leg for some time now. It appears with use of alendronate (Fosamax), and Evista. Any recommendation for a drug for osteoporosis that would not have this debilitating effect? I am included in the four percent who suffer this side effect with use of Fosamax.

How does vitamin K work for osteoporosis?

Posted 9 Aug 2011 by bootbaron 5 answers

I have osteo and was taken off Alendronate two weeks ago. I was having severe pain in my spine, hips and chest (thought I was having a heart attack). The dr has called in a nasal spray, which I will pick up tomorrow. Someone mentioned vitamin k along with D and calcium.

How long do I have to be off of alendronate before I can safely have major dental work done?

Posted 2 Dec 2014 by happy22 1 answer

I need 1 extraction and 2 implants.

Alendronate sodium tablets taken with other medications?

Posted 3 May 2010 by vsgardner 2 answers

I started taking the alendronate sodium tablets last week, but had not read that they should not be taken with other medications or with a full glass of water. I have already taken this weeks dose but along with several other medications. Should I retake the dosage tomorrow as prescribed.

Will hair grow back after stopping alendronate and if so, how long does it take?

Posted 19 Dec 2015 by Lorraine1234 1 answer

I took alendronate once a week for 1 1/2 years and lost a lot of hair. I have stopped taking the drug but cannot find any information on whether or not the hair will grow back and if so how long does it take?

Para que sirve el alendronate sodio en pastillas y como lo puedo tomar?

Posted 4 May 2010 by girasol 456 1 answer

tengo artritis leve como me puede aliviar esta medicina

Has anyone else noticed hair loss with Fosamax / alendronate?

Posted 3 Mar 2011 by japelletier2 1 answer

I am experiencing significant hair loss and thinning of my hair since taking Alendronate sodium (generic Fosamax) for the last 8 months.

Alendronate - GERD vs fosamax?

Posted 20 Dec 2011 by delanggu 1 answer

iam a postmenopusal female, diagnosed with GERD a couple months ago and taking dexilantd once a day. A month ago on my yearly check up diagonesd with early osteoporosis and prescribed Alendronate sodium 70 mg once a week. Read the information one of the big side effect is having acid reflux - now ...

Side effects on Alendronate Sodium Oral tablet once a week?

Posted 28 Mar 2012 by sagil 2 answers

I started 2 months ago taking once a week alendronate sodium and I also have rheumatoid arthritis. So also on prednisone, leucovorin, and methotrexate. I am having issues with the alendronate such as gas and bowels frequently and very soft. Could this be due to this regiment for osteoporosis or my ...

How long should I stop taking Alendronate for before dental work?

Posted 3 Feb 2013 by Smith Sandy 1 answer

As I have been taking Alendronate 70MG (once per week) for several years, my dentist has refused to perform any dental extractions. I have a tooth which I believe may require removal in the not too distant future, but am concerned that the dentist will not extract it. I note from your website ...

Is ibandronate sodium is similar to alendronate sodium?

Posted 3 Apr 2013 by jenie 1 answer

bonviva(ibandonate sodium)is similar to alendrnate sodium

Alendronate - How long after stopping med can I have tooth extractions?

Posted 18 Nov 2013 by scain152 1 answer

I have been on this medication for 6 months and stopped it 3 weeks ago when I found that I had 3 teeth with decay that have to be removed.

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