Definitions for alendronate

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word alendronate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alendronate, Fosamax(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  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.

Translation

Find a translation for the alendronate definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these alendronate definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"alendronate." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/alendronate>.

Are we missing a good definition for alendronate?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for alendronate: