Definitions for alendronate

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. alendronate, Fosamax(noun)

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

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  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 MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  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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