Alendronic acid (INN) or alendronate sodium (USAN) — sold as Fosamax by
Merck — is a bisphosphonate drug used for osteoporosis, osteogenesis
Fosamax (alendronate) belongs to a group of medicines called bisphosphonates
(bis FOS fo nayts). It alters the cycle of bone formation and breakdown in the ...
FOSAMAX (alendronate sodium) is a bisphosphonate that acts as a specific
inhibitor of osteoclastmediated bone resorption. Bisphosphonates are synthetic ...
Find patient medical information for Fosamax oral on WebMD including its uses,
side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.
Once Weekly FOSAMAX® (FOSS-ah-max). (alendronate sodium). Tablets and
Oral Solution. Read this information before you start taking FOSAMAX*. Also ...
In the Save Our Bones Program I dedicate an entire chapter to the discussion of
all the osteoporosis drugs, including Fosamax and its generic formula alend.
See full prescribing information for FOSAMAX. FOSAMAX® (alendronate sodium)
tablets, for oral use. FOSAMAX® (alendronate sodium) oral solution.
Jul 15, 2016 ... Specifies the medication alendronate (Fosamax), a drug used to treat
osteoporosis (thinning of bone) in mean and postmenopausal women ...
Mar 9, 2010 ... Potter, who was diagnosed with osteoporosis at age 48, had been taking the
popular osteoporosis drug Fosamax for eight years before her ...
Oct 12, 2012 ... Are the prescription drugs known as bisphosphonates — such as Actonel, Boniva
, Fosamax and Reclast — the right approach to treating ...