Definitions for alendronate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alendronate, Fosamax(noun)

    a tablet (trade name Fosamax) prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in women after menopause


  1. alendronate(Noun)

    Any salt or ester of alendronic acid

  2. alendronate(Noun)

    The sodium salt of alendronic acid used to treat osteoporosis

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Alendronate

    A nonhormonal medication for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis in women. This drug builds healthy bone, restoring some of the bone loss as a result of osteoporosis.

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