ALENDRONATE (a LEN droe nate) slows calcium loss from bones. It helps to make normal healthy bone and to slow bone loss in people with Paget's disease and osteoporosis. It may be used in others at risk for bone loss.
It is marketed alone as well as in combination with vitamin D (2,800 IU and 5,600
IU, under the name Fosamax+D). Merck's U.S. patent on alendronate expired ...
Fosamax (alendronate) is used to treat or prevent postmenopausal osteoporosis
and steroid-induced osteoporosis. Includes Fosamax side effects, interactions ...
Aug 21, 2015 ... The osteoporosis drug Fosamax is linked to degenerative bone damage,
fractures, eye disorders, cancer and heart problems.
Information about Fosamax
, a medication for treatment of postmenopausal women and men with osteoporosis. More »
Find patient medical information for Fosamax oral on WebMD including its uses,
side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.
Read the Medication Guide that comes with FOSAMAX® before you start ... Some
people who take FOSAMAX may develop problems in the esophagus (the ...
FOSAMAX (alendronate sodium) is a bisphosphonate that acts as a specific
inhibitor of osteoclastmediated bone resorption. Bisphosphonates are synthetic ...
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 ...
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.