Bandrone is a brand name for the drug Ibandronate 50mg tablets, which are used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. Ibandronate belongs to a group of medicines called bisphosphonates, which help to strengthen the bones and reduce the risk of fractures.
Bandrone 50 mg tablets are used to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It helps to increase bone mass and reduce the risk of fractures. It is also used to treat Paget’s disease of bone, a condition in which the bones become weak and deformed.
How to Use:
Bandrone 50mg tablets should be taken orally, once a month, on an empty stomach with a full glass of water. The tablet should be taken at least 30 minutes before the first food, drink, or medication of the day. The tablet should be swallowed whole, and not chewed or crushed.
Bandrone 50mg tablets should be stored in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight. Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
Mechanism of action:
Bandrone belongs to a group of medicines called bisphosphonates. It works by reducing the activity of the cells that cause bone breakdown. It helps to increase bone mass and reduce the risk of fractures.
Before starting Bandrone 50mg tablets, inform your doctor about your medical history, especially if you have any kidney problems, dental problems, or stomach problems. Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to ibandronate or any other ingredient of this medicine.
Bandrone 50mg tablets should not be taken by children, pregnant women, and nursing mothers. It is not recommended for people with severe kidney problems.
Bandrone 50mg tablets may interact with other medicines, including antacids, calcium supplements, and iron supplements. Inform your doctor about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription, non-prescription, and herbal medicines.
If you think you have taken too much Bandrone 50mg tablets, contact your doctor immediately. Overdose may cause symptoms such as stomach pain, vomitings, and confusion.
Bandrone 50mg tablets may cause side effects, including stomach pain, heartburn, headache, dizziness, constipation, diarrhea, and muscle or joint pain. If you experience any serious side effects, contact your doctor immediately.