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Precautions and Warnings With Alendronate and Cholecalciferol

Who Should Not Take Alendronate and Cholecalciferol?

You should not take alendronate and cholecalciferol if you:
 
  • Are allergic to alendronate, cholecalciferol, Fosamax Plus D, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have low blood calcium (hypocalcemia).
     
  • Cannot sit or stand upright for 30 minutes (which is necessary in order to take alendronate and cholecalciferol)
     
  • Have problems with your esophagus, such as an esophageal stricture or difficulty swallowing.
     

Precautions and Warnings With Alendronate and Cholecalciferol: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which alendronate and cholecalciferol should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the drug. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings with alendronate and cholecalciferol that may apply to you.
 
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