Active Ingredient(s): Alendronate Sodium
FDA Approved: * March 12, 2012
Pharm Company: * EFFRX PHARM. SA
Category: Osteoporosis

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Binosto Overview

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 ...

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Tiny White Round Pill M or W, nothing on reverse

going thru my ekderly moms meds, she is confused after a heart attack and rehab ## Based on the description provided, I've identified your white round pill as Binosto (alendronate) 70 mg. Manufacturer: Mission Pharmacal Company Binosto is used in the treatment of paget's disease, osteoporosis, aseptic necrosis, and belongs to the drug class of bisphosphonates. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Alendronate Details I hope this info helps!


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Alendronate Sodium
  • Solution: 70mg/75ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 35mg, 40mg, 5mg, 70mg
  • Tablet, Effervescent: 70mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Binosto: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0178-0101 Binosto 0.583 mg/ml Oral Solution by Mission Pharmacal Company
  • 17139-400 Binosto 70 mg Oral Tablet, Effervescent by Ascend Therapeutics

Other drugs which contain Alendronate Sodium or a similar ingredient: (4 results)

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