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Alendronate effervescent tablets are an osteoporosis medication used in postmenopausal women. This prescription drug is also approved for increasing bone mass in men who have osteoporosis. Dosing guidelines are the same for everyone -- dissolve one tablet in water and swallow once a week. Side effects are possible and may include heartburn, indigestion, and nausea.
What Is Alendronate Effervescent Tablet?
- Treating osteoporosis in postmenopausal women
- Increasing bone mass in men with osteoporosis.