Risoweek 35mg Tablet

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Composition for Risoweek 35mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

4 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Risoweek Tablet


Uses of Risoweek Tablet

Risoweek 35mg Tablet is used in the treatment of osteoporosis
This disease mostly occurs in women after menopause, but can sometimes be seen in men. It can also occur in patients receiving steroids.

Side effects of Risoweek Tablet


Musculoskeletal (bone, muscle or joint) pain, Headache, Heartburn, Difficulty in swallowing.


How to use Risoweek Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Risoweek 35mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Risoweek Tablet works

Risoweek 35mg tablet is a bisphosphonate. It acts by suppressing the activity of osteoclasts, cells that cause the destruction of bone, thereby strengthening the bones and minimizing the risk of fractures.

In Depth Information on Risoweek Tablet

Expert advice for Risoweek Tablet

  • Take Risoweek in the morning on an empty stomach with water.
  • Do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after taking Risoweek.
  • Maintain an upright posture for 30 minutes after taking Risoweek.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience pain in jaw, throat, chest, abdomen, hips or thighs.
  • Inform your doctor if you are about to undergo any major dental procedures, as Risoweek may need to be discontinued temporarily.
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Special precautions for Risoweek 35mg Tablet
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Risoweek 35mg Tablet.
Risoweek 35mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Risoweek 35mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Risoweek 35mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Risoweek 35mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Risoweek 35mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease. However, use of Risoweek 35mg Tablet is not advised in severe kidney disease patients.
Risoweek 35mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Risoweek 35mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Genticyn 80mg Injection, Mci 250mg Injection, LA Mika 100mg Injection, Nocidos 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Risedronate, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Risoweek 35mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Risedronate

Yes, Risoweek is available as generic drug
Residronate is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No clinically observable effect on weight has been reported for Risoweek
Risoweek belongs to a class of medication called as bisphosphonates. It acts by slowing bone breakdown process, increasing bone density (thickness), and decreasing the amount of calcium released from the bones into the blood
Risoweek works by slowing bone breakdown process, increasing bone density (thickness), and decreasing the amount of calcium released from the bones into the blood.
Risoweek is prescribed for treatment of Paget’s disease and osteoporosis in men and post-menopausal women.

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