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Alendronate, Fosamax


Alendronate is a biphosphonate, that binds to hydroxyapetate


biphosphonate, binds to hydroxyapetate


hypercalcemia, osteoporosis, Paget's disease,

Side Effects

abdominal pain, bone pain, constipation, diarrhea, dysgeusia, dysphagia, esophageal ulceration, esophagitis, flatulence, gastritis, headache, hypocalcemia, hypophosphatemia, musculoskeletal pain, nausea/vomiting,

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Negative interactions:

Some experts suggest that calcium should be taken separately from biphosphonates.




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