All the Drug Class Drugs
Biphosphonate. Risedronate Sodium 150 mg. TABS.:1. 1 tab. once a month. should be admin. with full glass of tap water, first thing upon rising in the morn., and at least 30 min. before breakfast, before drink. anything (except for tap water) or before taking any med. The pt. shouldn’t lie down for 30 min. after taking the med.
Prevention of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.
C/I: Hypersens. Preg., lact. Pts. with dysphag. Pts. who are unable to remain in an upright posit. (sitting or standing) for 30 min. after admin. of the drug. Pts. with hypocalcem. that has not yet been stabiliz.
Severe renal impair. (CrCl below 30 ml/min.). Pts. with galactosemia, glucose and galactose absorpt. problems or lactase deficits.