Boniva

Active Ingredient(s): Ibandronate
FDA Approved: * May 16, 2003
Pharm Company: * ROCHE
Category: Osteoporosis

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



Boniva Overview

Ibandronic acid (INN) or ibandronate sodium (USAN) is a potent bisphosphonate drug developed by Hoffman La Roche and used in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis and metastasis-associated skeletal fractures in people with cancer.[1] It may also be used to treat hypercalcemia (elevated blood calcium levels). Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Pharmacology 3 Adverse effects 4 Brand names 5 References 6 External links Medical uses Ibandronate is indicated for the treatmen...

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had dierria and vomiting want to know whould that be cause of boniva . and why have black stool ## i am having black stool, getting over a touch of pneumonia i have suffer non-hodgkins lymphoma and had a stem cell transplant in 2006. i'm concern about pneunonia, i've been on 2 antibiotic and an injectioni i back ache and now my left leg hurts, some dirarreha.Concern ## i am having black stool, getting over a touch of pneumonia i have suffer non-hodgkins lymphoma and had a stem cell transplant in 2006. i'm concern about pneunonia, i've been on 2 antibiotic and an injectioni my back ache and now my left leg hurts, some dirarreha.Concern

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I took once monthly Boniva for the first time and now I am having trouble reading. I can't read type that I was able to just days before. It started from the first day I took it. My doctor said to go to eye doctor and she is taking me off of it. Anybody else had this affect their eyesight? I also definately had frequent urination the first 2 nights. ## Yes and still do after stopping and seeing eye doctor, getting new lens. I also had a lot of joint pains aches. I just takes Caltrate ## New lens, like for glasses? So, it didn't go back to normal even after you started it? That's scary. Thanks for taking time to let me know there is somebody else it has done that to.

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I heard that Forsamax causes jaw cancer. I am taking Boniva should I get off of this medicine. ## Fosamax, Actonel, Boniva and Osteonecrosis of the Jaw Several cases of bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw have been associated with the use of oral bisphosphonates, including Fosamax®, Actonel®, and Boniva®. Fosamax, Actonel, and Boniva are medications used for the treatment of osteoporosis. Osteonecrosis of the jaw is a disease resulting from the temporary or permanent loss of blood supply to the jaw bones. Without blood, the jaw bone tissue dies, and ultimately the jaw bones may collapse. This is sometimes referred to as jaw death. The symptoms of osteonocrosis of the jaw (jaw death) include the following: pain soft-tissue swelling and infection loosening of...

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## please all info and side effects, along other drug contracations thank you ## While we work on adding this to the directory: Boniva may cause: pain or trouble swallowing (dysphagia) heartburn (esophagitis) ulcers in your stomach or esophagus (the tube that connects your mouth and stomach) Common side effects with Boniva are: diarrhea pain in extremities (arms or legs) upset stomach (dyspepsia)

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ibandronate
  • Injection: 3mg/3ml
  • Tablet: 150mg, 2.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Boniva: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0004-0186 Boniva 150 mg Oral Tablet by Genentech, Inc.
  • 0004-0191 Boniva 3 mg/3ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Genentech, Inc.
  • 54868-5322 Boniva 150 mg Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Ibandronate or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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