Alendronate

FDA Approved: * August 4, 2008
Pharm Company: * MYLAN
Category: Osteoporosis

Alendronic acid, sold under the brand name Fosamax among others, is a bisphosphonate medication used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease of bone.[2] It is taken by mouth.[2] Use is often recommended together with vitamin D, calcium supplementation, and lifestyle changes.[2] Common side effects (1 to 10% of patients) include constipation, abdominal pain, nausea, and acid reflux.[2] Use is not recommended during pregnancy or ... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Alendronate 93;5140
Alendronic Acid 5 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 6.53 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0093-5140
Labeler:
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Alendronate 93;5141
Alendronic Acid 10 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 13.1 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0093-5141
Labeler:
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Alendronate 93;5142
Alendronic Acid 40 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 52.2 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0093-5142
Labeler:
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Alendronate 93;5171
Alendronic Acid 70 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 91.4 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0093-5171
Labeler:
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Alendronate 93;5172
Alendronic Acid 35 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 45.7 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0093-5172
Labeler:
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Alendronate M;A6
Alendronic Acid 5 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 6.53 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0378-3566
Labeler:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Alendronate M;A7
Alendronic Acid 10 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 13.1 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0378-3567
Labeler:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Alendronate M;A11
Alendronic Acid 35 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 45.7 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0378-3568
Labeler:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Alendronate M;A12
Alendronic Acid 70 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 91.4 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0378-3569
Labeler:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Alendronate WPI;3171
Alendronic Acid 35 mg (As Alendronate Sodium 45.7 mg) Oral Tablet
NDC: 0591-3171
Labeler:
Watson Laboratories, Inc.

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