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Prevost®

Product details: 

Brand Name: Prevost®

Format: Tablet

What is the medicine used for:

  • Treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.
  • Treatment of osteoporosis in men to increase bone mass.
  • Treatment of osteoporosis in men and women receiving glucocorticoids.
  • Treatment of Paget’s disease.

What is in the medicine: 

Each tablet contains: Alendronic acid 70 mg (equivalent to 91.37 mg alendronate sodium trihydrate)

How much and how often should you use this medicine: 

  • Treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and in men: 70 mg once weekly 
  • Prevention and treatment of glucocorticoid- induced osteoporosis: 5 mg/day or 10 mg/day for postmenopausal women without using hormone replacement therapy
  • Treatment of Paget’s disease: 40 mg once daily for 6 months

Or, as prescribed by a physician.

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