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Risedronate

 
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    Oral
    Risedronate
    Actonel 
     
    Daily, weekly or monthly dosing
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Structural analogues of pyrophosphate that bind to the resorptive surface of osteoclasts and are internalised. Disruption of key regulatory proteins results in inhibition of osteoclastic function and reduction in bone resorption.
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