Actonel (Risedronic Acid)
Overview ( 21,000 members taking Actonel )
This product is primarily used for the treatment and prevention of osteoporosis, and is also used in the treatment of Paget's disease. It is a bisphosphanate, and is believed to work by reducing the activity of bone removal cells (osteoclasts).
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