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Paget's disease of bone, postmenopausal or corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis, increase bone mass in men with osteoporosis
Immediate release Take at least 30 minutes with 6-8 oz water before first food or drink of day Swallow with plain water only, not coffee or ... View More
Oral Paget's disease of bone Adult: 30 mg once daily for 2 mth, may repeat if necessary after 2 mth interval. Treatment and prophylaxis of postmeno... View More
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) <30 Avoid use.
Hypocalcaemia, abnormalities of the oesophagus which may delay emptying (e.g. stricture or achalasia), inability to stand or sit upright for at least 30... View More
Mode of Action
Risedronic acid inhibits bone resorption by inhibiting osteoclasts. It also prevents formation and dissolution of hydroxyapatite crystals, and therefore... View More
Correct hypocalcaemia and evaluate sex steroid hormonal status prior to therapy. Mild to moderate renal impairment. Pregnancy. Patient Counselling Ensur... View More
Arthralgia, back pain, GI disturbances (e.g. abdominal pain, dyspepsia), hypersensitivity reactions (e.g. angioedema, rash, bullous skin reactions), Ste... View More
Co-admin with calcium, antacids or oral medications containing divalent cations may affect the absorption of risedronate. May have additive calcium lowe... View More
Alternative brand for Salost 5
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More