Evista

Active Ingredient(s): Raloxifene
FDA Approved: * December 9, 1997
Pharm Company: * LILLY
Category: Osteoporosis

Raloxifene, sold under the brand name Evista among others, is a medication used to prevent and treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and those on glucocorticoids.[4] For osteoporosis it is less preferred than bisphosphonates.[4] It is also used to reduce the risk of breast cancer in those at high risk.[4] It is taken by mouth.[4] Common side effects include hot flashes, leg cramps, swelling, and joint pain.[4]... [wikipedia]

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

Evista LILLY;4165
Evista 60 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0002-4165
Labeler:
Eli Lilly and Company
Evista LILLY;4165
Evista 60 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 49999-458
Labeler:
Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
Evista LILLY;4165
Evista 60 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 55289-266
Labeler:
Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Evista 60 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0002-4184
Labeler:
Eli Lilly and Company
Evista 60 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 54868-4170
Labeler:
Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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