Skelid Side Effects
Generic name: tiludronate
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Feb 1, 2022.
Note: This document contains side effect information about tiludronate. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Skelid.
Applies to tiludronate: oral tablet
Common (1% to 10%): Hypertension, flushing[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Hyperparathyroidism[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Urinary tract infection[Ref]
Bone, joint, and/or muscle pain, rarely severe and/or incapacitating have been reported.[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Arthralgia, back pain, arthrosis, fracture pathological, skeletal pain
Postmarketing reports: Atypical subtrochanteric and diaphyseal femoral fractures have been reported with bisphosphonate therapy, including this drug[Ref]
More about Skelid (tiludronate)
- Drug interactions
- Dosage information
- During pregnancy or Breastfeeding
- Imprints, shape & color data
- Drug class: bisphosphonates
Related treatment guides
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