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Ibandronate is a bisphosphonate prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in women after menopause. Bone is a living tissue constantly being remodeled. Bisphosphonates specifically act on bone cells (osteoclasts) to inhibit bone resorption and turnover activity and reduce progressive bone loss and risk for fracture.
Note: If a dose is missed, reschedule injection administration as soon as possible. Schedule subsequent injections every 3 months from the date of last injection
Updated January 2017 - ARHP Practice Committee
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