Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 8th, 2008
The FDA approval of the once-a-month dose is based on a study comparing Actonel 150 mg once monthly to Actonel 5 mg daily. Similar increases in bone mineral density (BMD) were seen among patients taking either once-a-month or daily dosing regimens.
Over fifty-five million prescriptions of Actonel have been filled in the U.S. alone since its approval for osteoporosis...
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