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How effective is Alendronate sodium for Osteoporosis?

Summary: 76 Alendronate sodium users have rated its effectiveness for Osteoporosis.

Overall ratings: 2.7/5
Long term ratings: 2.8/5

This is a review of how effective Alendronate sodium (alendronate sodium) is for Osteoporosis and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Alendronate sodium

Alendronate sodium has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from 17,832 Alendronate sodium users)

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) can be treated by Fosamax, Alendronate Sodium, Vitamin D, Actonel, Calcium, Forteo. (latest reports from 112,596 Osteoporosis patients)

On Mar, 29, 2015: 76 people are studied for taking Alendronate sodium in Osteoporosis




Alendronate sodium effectiveness for Osteoporosis


Long term Alendronate sodium effectiveness for Osteoporosis

Alendronate sodium effectiveness for Osteoporosis (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall102422173
Long term
(1+ years)
61820143

Age of people who take Alendronate sodium for Osteoporosis * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Osteoporosis0.00%0.00%0.00%1.32%0.00%5.26%22.37%71.05%

Who find Alendronate sodium more effective for Osteoporosis?

Age of people who find Alendronate sodium more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Osteoporosis0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%5.00%10.00%85.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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    I took Fosamax for 7 years. In the last two years my bone decreased, where as it had been 28% loss in the spine it went to 31% loss. For the first 5 years it did stop any bone loss but later seemed to stop working. I was very lucky with this drug as others have numerous problems. one lady I know wa ...
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  • i am a kidney trasplant patient taking prdnisone and azathioprine. REcently my constltant put me on Fosamax 70 mg per week to treat osteoprosis. During a period of three months I developed back and ribspain. After the three months Fosamax was stopped. It is more than 6 weeks since then but my back and ribs pain has not improved at all.

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