Active ingredients: alendronate + colecalciferol
What it is used for
TRADENAMES are indicated for the treatment of: ? Osteoporosis* in select patients where vitamin D supplementation is recommended,* Prior to treatment, osteoporosis must be confirmed by: - the finding of low bone mass of at least 2 standard deviations below the gender specific mean for young adults or by - the presence of osteoporotic fracture
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Store in Original Container
- Protect from Light
- Protect from Moisture
- Lifetime is 18 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off-white, modified capsule-shaped uncoated tablet, debossed with ADC on one side and 56 on the other side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine is subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Phamaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website