Zoledronic Acid
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Zoledronic Acid?

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• This medicine is used to treat high calcium levels.

• This medicine is used in the treatment of a variety of cancers.

• This medicine is used to treat Paget's disease.

• This medicine is used to prevent or treat osteoporosis.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you are dehydrated, talk with healthcare provider.

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

• If you have malabsorption syndrome or have had part of your intestine removed, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have had thyroid or parathyroid surgery, talk with healthcare provider.

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

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

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

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over several minutes from sitting or lying position. Be careful...

 
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