G: Alendronate sodium
I: Treatment and prevention of osteoporosis in men and postmenopausal women. Increases and maintains bone mass, prevents and reduce the risk of future fractures, including those of the hip and spine (vertebral compression).
D: Take once per week. Take medication by mouth, after getting up for the day and before taking your first food, beverage or other medication. Drink at least 60 mL of plain water after taking the medication. Wait at least 30 minutes before you eat or drink anything other than plain water.
P: Hypersensitivity, esophageal stricture or achalasia, severe swallowing problems, inability to stand or sit upright for at least 30 mins, low calcium levels, severe kidney disease, stomach/ intestinal disorders, osteonecrosis, cancer, anemia, blood clotting disorders, mouth infections, poor dental hygiene, patients on cancer chemotherapy, taking Prednisone and Alendronate. Pregnancy Risk Category C.
SE: Stomach pain, constipation, gas, or nausea.
Pr: Tablet 70 mg x 4's
DR-XY33917 2014-10-10 Tablet 70 mg
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