What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Clodronate?

(KLOE droh nate)

• This medicine is used to treat high calcium levels.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• Use birth control that you can trust to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Nausea or vomiting. Small frequent meals, frequent mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help.

• Diarrhea.

• Not hungry.

• Low calcium levels.

• Bone, joint, or muscle pain can rarely occur.

• Jaw bone damage can rarely occur.


• Irritation where the shot is given.

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