8 patient evaluations for Risedronate

Sep 1, 2011 (Started Sep 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for osteopenia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (for Overall) (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Weekly
Advice & Tips: ALWAYS cause stomach pain!
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Sep 27, 2015 (Started Sep 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 35 mg Weekly
Advice & Tips: I take Risedronate every Sunday morning first thing with 6oz of water, sitting upright for the next hour. At the end of that hour, I then take any other prescriptions and have breakfast.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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May 5, 2015 (Started Jan 04, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for osteoporosis)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Monthly
Advice & Tips: drink 8oz with Actonel but remember not to eat for at least 30 min. while standing up so as to not get sick.

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