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Alendronate Editor's Pick

Alendronate is in the group of medicines called bisphosphonates (bis FOS fo nayts). It alters the cycle of bone formation and breakdown in the body. Alendronate slows bone loss while increasing bone mass, which may prevent bone fractures. Alendronate is used in men and women to treat or prevent osteoporosis...

Alendronate Prescribing Information

Generic Name: Alendronate sodium Dosage Form: tablet Indications and Usage for Alendronate Treatment of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women Alendronate sodium tablets are indicated for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. In postmenopausal women, Alendronate sodium tablets increase...

Prescribing Information (FDA)

Alendronate: Indications, Side Effects, Warnings Consumer Information (MedFacts)

Generic Name: alendronate (a-LEN-droe-nate) Brand Name: Fosamax Alendronate is used for: Treating and preventing osteoporosis in certain patients. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Alendronate is a bisphosphonate. It works by slowing bone loss. Do NOT use alendronate...

Consumer Information (Wolters Kluwer)

Alendronate Prices, Coupons & Patient Assistance Programs

Alendronate Prices, Coupons & Patient Assistance Programs - Drugs.com Alendronate Prices, Coupons and Patient Assistance Programs Alendronate is a member of the bisphosphonates drug class and is commonly used for Aseptic Necrosis, Osteoporosis, Paget's Disease and others. Brand names for...

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Alendronate Side Effects in Detail

Alendronate Side Effects in Detail - Drugs.com Alendronate Side Effects Overview Side Effects Dosage Interactions Patient Tips Professional More Pregnancy Warnings Breastfeeding Warnings User Reviews Drug Images Support Group Q & A Pricing & Coupons In Summary Commonly reported side effects of...

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Osteoarthritis Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

exercise and vitamin D and calcium, and possibly by taking additional prescription medication (such as alendronate / Fosamax or risedronate / Actonel ). Prevent major accidents and injuries. It may also help to prevent or treat any conditions that might contribute to joint damage, such as hemochromatosis,...

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Alendronate use while Breastfeeding

Alendronate use while Breastfeeding | Drugs.com Alendronate use while Breastfeeding Drugs containing Alendronate: Fosamax, Binosto, Fosamax Plus D Overview Side Effects Dosage Interactions Patient Tips Breastfeeding More Professional Pregnancy Warnings User Reviews Drug Images Support Group Q & A...

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Alendronate Use During Pregnancy

Alendronate Use During Pregnancy | Drugs.com Alendronate Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings Alendronate is also known as: Binosto , Fosamax Overview Side Effects Dosage Interactions Patient Tips Pregnancy More Professional Breastfeeding Warnings User Reviews Drug Images Support Group Q & A...

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Alendronate Drug Interactions

Alendronate Drug Interactions - Drugs.com Alendronate Drug Interactions Overview Side Effects Dosage Interactions Patient Tips Professional More Pregnancy Warnings Breastfeeding Warnings User Reviews Drug Images Support Group Q & A Pricing & Coupons Drug Interactions (220) Alcohol / Food Interactions...

Drug Interactions (Cerner Multum)

Alendronate sodium Pill Images - What does Alendronate sodium look like?

Alendronate sodium Pill Images - What does Alendronate sodium look like? - Drugs.com Alendronate sodium Images What does Alendronate sodium look like? Note: Multiple pictures are displayed for those medicines available in different strengths, marketed under different brand names and for medicines...

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Alendronate Reviews & Ratings

Alendronate Reviews & Ratings at Drugs.com User Reviews for Alendronate Also known as: Binosto, Fosamax The following information is NOT intended to endorse drugs or recommend therapy. While these reviews might be helpful, they are not a substitute for the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgement...

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Osteoporosis Guide: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Options

Raloxifene ( Evista ) Alendronate ( Fosamax ) and risedronate ( Actonel ) Estrogen slows the breakdown of bone. The loss of estrogen during menopause leads to bone loss. Estrogen therapy helps to counteract this process. However, estrogen replacement therapy has fallen out of favor. That is because of side...

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