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Were you looking for information about Alendronate? Aledronate is a common misspelling of alendronate.
Alendronate (Fosamax®) is a drug that works by binding to certain cells in bones and slowing down the rate at which they break down. It is used to treat osteoporosis and Paget's disease. The drug comes in the form of a tablet that is taken either daily or weekly (a liquid form is also available for those who have difficulty swallowing tablets). Possible side effects of alendronate include muscle pain, joint pain, and indigestion.
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