eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Actonel vs Boniva, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 62

This is personalized comparison of Actonel vs Boniva for a female aged 62. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

Get a free personalized report of your drugs: we study for you 352 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start to use eHealthMe >>>

What are the drugs

Actonel (latest outcomes from 17,599 users) has active ingredients of risedronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis.

Boniva (latest outcomes from 16,351 users) has active ingredients of ibandronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis.

On Jul, 10, 2014: 4,856 female patients aged 57 who take the same drugs are studied in Actonel vs Boniva

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female57Osteoporosis Postmenopausal

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Actonel risedronate sodiumProcter And Gamble
Boniva ibandronate sodiumRoche

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 57 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Actonel (Procter And Gamble)Boniva (Roche)
Arthralgia (joint pain)Arthralgia (joint pain)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
PainBone Pain
Back PainBack Pain
Osteonecrosis (death of bone)Pain
Headache (pain in head)Pain In Extremity
AnxietyMyalgia (muscle pain)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Chest Pain
Pain In ExtremityDiarrhoea
DiarrhoeaHeadache (pain in head)

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Actonel (Procter And Gamble)Boniva (Roche)
Osteonecrosis (death of bone)Osteonecrosis (death of bone)
Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)Jaw Disorder (jaw disease)
Bone Density DecreasedImpaired Healing
Jaw Disorder (jaw disease)Femur Fracture
DepressionOsteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)
AnxietyPain In Jaw
FallTooth Abscess (pus formation in tooth)
Pain In JawArthralgia (joint pain)
Abscess (pus)Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)
Arthralgia (joint pain)Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Actonel13.89%27.78%41.67%13.89%2.78%
Boniva24.14%17.24%20.69%34.48%3.45%

How to use the study:
1. print a copy of the study
and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
2. start a mobile support group with people like you or your health teams to improve treatment outcomes together.

Next: study your drugs OR ask a question from Patients Like You

Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Actonel (risedronate sodium) is often used to treat osteoporosis. Boniva (ibandronate sodium) is often used to treat osteoporosis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

39 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Aricept for a 90-year old woman who has Dementia Of T ... (4 minutes ago)

- Pravastatin Sodium, Metoprolol Succinate, Brilinta fo ... (20 minutes ago)

- Aredia for a 44-year old woman who has Fibrous Dyspla ... (21 minutes ago)

Related studies

- Actonel side effects
- Boniva side effects

 

Related conditions

- Osteoporosis post-menopausal

 

 

Recent user comments

- "after changing from Coumadin to eliquis I have numbne ... " (1 hour ago)

- "Nocturnal elevation of blood pressure. Daytime pressu ... " (4 hours ago)

- "Blood pressure was 90/60 with pulse of 33-44 consiste ... " (4 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Lamictal and Viibryd

- Viibryd

- Major Depression

- Breast Cancer and Celexa

- Dm and Diabetes

 

Popular searches

- Quit Smoking
- Gamophen
- Latuda
- Urine Albumin Creatinine Ratio Abnormal
- X Ray Abnormal

Recent updates on eHealthMe:

- Rashes in Android 10 (1 second ago)

- Blood Cholesterol in Avandia (2 seconds ago)

- Complex Partial Seizures in Vicoprofen (3 seconds ago)

- Hair - Oily in Janumet (4 seconds ago)

- Induced Labour in Flecainide Acetate (5 seconds ago)

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.