- Ibandronate Sodium
- Imatinib Mesylate
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Bondronat* used for?
Generic for Bondronat* (Ibandronate) injection is used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It is also used to reduce high calcium levels (hypercalcemia) in people with cancer. Ibandronate is in a class of medications called bisphosphonates. This medicine slows bone loss while increasing bone mineral density. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Bondronat*?
The dosage of Generic for Bondronat* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Bondronat*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to receive Generic for Bondronat* injection in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, call your doctor as soon as possible.
What if you overdose on Generic for Bondronat*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Bondronat*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Bondronat*?
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Bondronat*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Bondronat*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Bondronat* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Bondronat* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Bondronat* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Bondronat* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Bondronat* can cause side effects such as constipation, diarrhea, stomach pain, weakness, tiredness, dizziness, nausea, heartburn, and headache. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Bondronat*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Bondronat*?
Is it possible for me to receive Generic for Bondronat* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I receive Generic for Bondronat*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Bondronat*?
How will Generic for Bondronat* work in my body?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Bondronat* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Bondronat* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.