How long should you take risedronate?

Asked by Dorothy Bergseng on September 12, 2021

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  1. Lie down or recline for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Eat or drink anything other than plain water for at least 30 minutes.
  3. Take any other medications (including vitamins, calcium, or antacids)for at least 30 minutes.

Can risedronate cause high blood pressure? Abdominal pain, back pain, belching, cough, constipation, cramping, diarrhea, difficultyswallowing, headache, heartburn, high blood pressure, skin rash, and urinary tract infections. Risedronate, like other bisphosphonates, may cause irritation of the esophagus and stomach.

How much does risedronate cost? The cost for risedronate oral delayed release tablet 35 mg is around $156 for a supply of 4 tablets, depending on the pharmacy youvisit. Prices are for cash paying customers only and are not valid with insurance plans.

What happens when you stop taking bisphosphonates? Bisphosphonates decrease bone resorption, thereby slowing bone loss. During treatment, bisphosphonates become part of the newly formed bone and can stay there for years, through many cycles of resorption and formation. Patients continue to be exposed to the effects of the drug even long after they've stopped takingit.