Actonel side effects. (also called, Risedronate) Pharmaceutical drugs have side effects. Actonel is no different. If your health care provider prescribed Actonel to treat your Osteoporosis, you will want to review the side effects - so you do not think something has 'gone wrong' if you experience one or more of them.
Side effects of Actonel as reported in the medical literature: If you experience any of these side effects after starting this medication, contact your health care provider as soon as possible .... so you can get some medical advice about whether you should continue taking this drug for your Osteoporosis or Osteopenia or if you should switch to a different one.
Now not everyone experiences side effects from this Actonel. Some people taking it experience NO side effects at all. Others do have some and the side effects and these may range from the merely inconvenient to very serious ones. So read on.....
Here is a list of the most common side effects of Actonel:
Since Actonel ( Risedronate ) is a bisphosphonate, there are some concerns about Osteonecrosis or ‘dead jaw’ as a side effect of taking Actonel. Here is a page with information about Osteonecrosis and Potentially serious Actonel side effects
If you have been prescribed this bisphosphonate drug for Osteoporosis and you want to read more information, just click drug informatrion: Actonel And here are some links for reviewing research studies about Actonel
NOTE: Since Actonel ( Risedronate ) is a bisphosphonate, there are some concerns about Osteonecrosis or ‘dead jaw’ as a side effect of taking Actonel. I have created an separate page with information about Osteonecrosis which can come with the use of any of the bisphosphonate drugs. To read the page, just click: more Actonel side effects
Additional information. Here is another link for those who have been prescribed this drug for Osteoporosis and want to read more: Actonel And here are links to the scientific research studies about Actonel . Finally, this link will bring you to the company's web site with information about prescribing Actonel.
You can find information about other Osteoporosis medications at Osteopenia, Osteoporosis Medications
And if you are interested in reading about effective Natural Osteoporosis treatments , here are some backed by scientific studies. Natural treatments for Osteopenia and Osteoporosis
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