Fosamax Plus D

Active Ingredient(s): Alendronate Sodium + Cholecalciferol
FDA Approved: * April 7, 2005
Pharm Company: * MERCK
Category: Osteoporosis

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



Fosamax Plus D Overview

Alendronic acid (INN) or alendronate sodium, sold under the trade name Fosamax among others, is a bisphosphonate drug used for osteoporosis, osteogenesis imperfecta, and several other bone diseases. It is marketed alone as well as in combination with vitamin D. Merck's U.S. patent on alendronate expired in 2008 and the drug is now available as a generic. It is the most widely prescribed bisphosphonate medicine in the United States.[citation needed] Contents 1 Medical uses ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Alendronate Sodium + Cholecalciferol
  • Tablet: 70mg + 2,800 iu, 70mg + 5,600 iu
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Fosamax Plus D: (3 results)

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  • 0006-0270 Fosamax Plus D 70/5600 (Alendronic Acid / Vitamin D3) Oral Tablet by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 0006-0710 Fosamax Plus D 70/2800 (Alendronic Acid / Vitamin D3) Oral Tablet by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  • 54868-5480 Fosamax Plus D 70/2800 (Alendronic Acid / Vitamin D3) Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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