Ibandronate is used to prevent and treat certain types of bone loss (osteoporosis). Osteoporosis causes bones to become thinner and break more easily. Your chance of developing osteoporosis increases after menopause, as you age, or if you take corticosteroid medications (e.g., prednisone) for long periods.
This medication works by slowing bone loss to help maintain strong bones and...Read more
Treatments for osteoporosis include a variety of medications (bisphosphonates, estrogen/hormone therapy, selective estrogen receptor... Read more »
As you may be aware, there are currently 3 FDA approved therapies for osteoporosis. I will try to give you the important differences in... Read more »