Reclast

Active Ingredient(s): Zoledronic Acid
FDA Approved: * April 16, 2007
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Cancer

Zoledronic acid, also known as zoledronate and sold under the brand name Zometa[4] by Novartis among others, is a medication used to treat a number of bone diseases.[3] These include osteoporosis, high blood calcium due to cancer, bone breakdown due to cancer, Paget’s disease of bone[3] and Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). It is given by injection into a vein.[3] Common side effects include fever, joint pain, high blood ... [wikipedia]

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

Reclast 5 mg/100ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0078-0435
Labeler:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

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