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Alidec 100 Injection

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Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Alidec 100 Injection is a medicine used in the treatment of osteoporosis in post-menopausal women. It helps strengthen the bones which become thin and brittle due to osteoporosis.

Alidec 100 Injection is generally given by a healthcare professional. You should not self-administer this medicine at home. Your doctor will decide the dose and how often you should take them. You should take it regularly to get the most benefit from it. Do not stop using the medicine even if you feel better unless the doctor tells you so.

Using this medicine may cause few common side effects such as edema (swelling of legs, ankle, and feet), fluid retention, nausea, acne, and breast enlargement. Let your doctor know if any of these side effects bother you.

Before using this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems. You should also tell your doctor all the other medicines you are taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult with their doctors before using the medicine.

Uses of Alidec Injection

Benefits of Alidec Injection

In Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a common condition that weakens bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. It often occurs in women after menopause. This condition can be treated with bone-strengthening medicines. Alidec 100 Injection slows down the rate at which bone is broken down in your body. This maintains bone density and reduces your risk of breaking a bone. The injection is given by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered.
You can help improve the strength of your bones by doing regular exercise (especially weight-bearing exercise), eating healthy foods containing calcium and Vitamin D and reducing your consumption of alcohol and tobacco. Supplements of calcium and Vitamin D3 are also effective.

Side effects of Alidec Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Alidec

  • Edema (swelling)
  • Breast enlargement
  • Nausea
  • Acne
  • Breast enlargement in male

How to use Alidec Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Alidec Injection works

Alidec 100 Injection is an anabolic steroid which mimics the effect of male hormone (testosterone). It works by strengthening the bones which become thin and fragile due to osteoporosis.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Alidec 100 Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
UNSAFE
Alidec 100 Injection is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Alidec 100 Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
SAFE
Alidec 100 Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Alidec 100 Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alidec 100 Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alidec 100 Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Alidec Injection?

If you miss a dose of Alidec 100 Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Alidec 100 Injection for the treatment of osteoporosis in women after menopause.
  • It is given as an injection into muscle of upper arm or leg by your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop male characteristics such as hoarseness, increased hair growth, acne and increased sex drive.
  • Do not take Alidec 100 Injection if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Anabolic steroid
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
HORMONES

Patient Concerns

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Teriparatide is this injection advisable?
Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
Yes, it's good in Osteoporosis
I am suffering osteoporosis since 9 years. I came to know that without knee joint replacement, have another option I.e halonix injection treatment. So please can u give about injections treatment in detail
Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
It is a newer option with good results in early stages of Osteoarthritis
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FAQs

Q. Is nandrolone decanoate a steroid/ testosterone/same as deca durabolin ?

Deca durabolin is the trade name for nandrolone decanoate, which belongs to a group of medicines called anabolic steroids. It has similar effects like testosterone, which is a male steroid hormone

Q. Is Alidec 100 Injection decanoate safe?

Alidec 100 Injection decanoate is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Is Alidec 100 Injection decanoate legal?

Alidec 100 Injection decanoate is approved for the treatment of thinning and weakening of the bone (osteoporosis) in post-menopausal women and for the management of the anemia of renal insufficiency. But its use to enhance ability in sports is punishable offence by law

Q. Is deca durabolin good for joints?

Deca durabolin is a trade name for active drug nandrolone decanoate. It has no known effects on joints

Q. Is deca durabolin available for oral use?

Deca durabolin is a trade name for active drug nandrolone decanoate. It is available as solution for injection

Q. What is deca durabolin/metadec?

Deca durabolin/metadec is trade names for active drug nandrolone decanoate. It is used to treat condition of thinning and weakening of the bone (osteoporosis) in post-menopausal women. It is also used for the management of the anemia of renal insufficiency

Q. How long can I take deca durabolin for?

Deca durabolin is a trade name for active drug nandrolone decanoate. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding the dosage and duration of use of deca durabolin

Q. Does Alidec 100 Injection decanoate aromatize?

Alidec 100 Injection decanoate may get aromatize to estradiol

Q. Does nandrolone increase testosterone?

Nandrolone decanoate belongs to a group of medicines called anabolic steroids. It does not increase testosterone but has action similar to testosteron

Q. Is Alidec 100 Injection dangerous?

Overuse of Alidec 100 Injection is harmful as it can lead due infertility, increased in breast size in men, liver toxicity, psychiatric diseases or sudden death due to heart dysfunction

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