Alendronate 70 mg tablet
|Generic Name||Alendronate sodium|
Osteofos 70mg (Alendronate Sodium 70 mg Tablet)
Doctors recommend and prescribeOsteofos Alendronate 70mg tablet to adult patients who have osteoporosis condition. The osteoporosis disease makes bones weak and brittle. The medicine helps the body to prevent bone loss by making them strong and healthier; it effectively slow done the bone loss when you take medicine accurately for the prescribed period. The chances increase to experiencing osteoporosis as you age, or if you are on corticosteroid medication since long or in the female after menopause. Alendronate 70 mg tablet belongs to a class of drug known as bisphosphonates. Alendronate comes in a brand name and generic both the options, buy the one that suits your pocket.
Alendronate 70mg tablet comes in a tablet and oral solution form. This medicine may be used directly or in combination with other medicines or supplements. Alendronate prevents bone breakdown by increasing bone thickness. It is best to take medicine as prescribed by a doctor to avoid certain health issues. This medicine falls under a long-term treatment category. Never suddenly stop taking the drug as it may higher the risk of bone breaks. Take medicine regularly at the same time to avoid missed the dose. In case you miss the dose take it as soon as you remember it or if the time of next dose is near than skip the missed dose. Do not eat double the dose to compensate for the missed dose. Take the prescribed strength of the medicine to get the best from it. You doctor will scan your bone to see the improvement in you.
Before taking Alendronate 70 mg Tablet mention all current medicines or treatment, you are taking. Also, see if you are not allergic to bisphosphonates. Studies show that some people experience serious jawbone problems who take Alendronate, your doctor will check your mouth to see if this Alendronate can be beneficial for you. Also, inform your dentist in case you visit him for any dental issue. Alendronate is not recommended for children; the drug leaves a severe effect such as fever, vomiting, flu-like symptoms etc. on children who take it. If you are pregnant or a breastfeeding mom, then inform your doctor about it. Before starting the treatment discuss the benefits and risk associated with your doctor.
Side Effects of Alendronate 70 mg Tablet
Nausea, gas, stomach pain, constipation may occur as a side effect of Alendronate. These side effects usually disappear with time as soon as your body gets adjusted with the medicine. Consult your doctor in case these side effects persist longer or trouble much. Many people using Alendronate 70 mg do not face any serious side effects. If you experience any allergic reaction, jaw pain, joint or muscle pain, swelling in joints than call you doctor immediately.