Alendronate


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Cochrane on evidence alendronate works

MedLine Plus page on alendronate

Merck's Fosamax site

Yahoo Health

University of Washington page on bisphosphonates

Anerican Society of Bone and Mineral Research

Bisphosphonate unmasks coeliac disease - Gastroenterology Update

Physician's Guide to prevention and treatment of osteoporosis - National Guideline Clearinghouse

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Alendronate was marketed in the US for years only under the name Fosamax. It's still sold under that brand name and also available in generic form.

International Brand Names have included:
Aldrox; Alenato; Alend; Alendro; Alendros; Alenmax; Alnax; Alond; Alovell; Arendal; Armol; Bifemelan; Bifosa; Bisbon; Bonapex

Endronax Eucalen; Fixopan; Fosalan; Fosaqueen; Fosmin; Fosval; Gendarin; Marvil; MaxiBone; MaxiBone 70; Neobon;

Nichospor; Oseotenk; Osficar; Osteofar; Osteofos; Osteopor; Osteosan; Osteovan; Porosal; Tevanate; Voroste

 

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