Medicine : Andriol Testos

Name:Andriol Testos
Type:Capsule
Manufacturer:Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation
Generic Use:Alendronic Acid , Vitamin D3
Composition:Alendronic Acid(70mg) , Vitamin D3(5600IU)
Substitutes:andriol testos , fosavance (70mg) , fosavance (70mg / 5600mg) , andriol testos , fosavance (70mg) , fosavance (70mg / 5600mg)


Generic ( Alendronic Acid )



Typical use Of Alendronic Acid :Treatment Of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis. Pagets Disease Of Bone. Corticosteroid-induced Osteoporosis.
Mechanism of action of Alendronic Acid :Alendronic Acid Reduces Bone Resorption By Inhibiting The Action Of Osteoclasts.
Drug Interaction of Alendronic Acid :Concomitant Iron, Calcium Supplements And Antacids Hinder Alendronate Absorption. Concomitant Aspirin Or NSAIDs May Increase The Incidence Of Adverse GI Effects.
Side effects of Alendronic Acid :Oesophagitis, Oesophageal Ulcers And Erosions, Dysphagia, Heartburn, Retrosternal Pain, Abdominal Pain, Distension, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Flatulence, Headache, Rash, Erythema, Musculoskeletal Pain, Transient Decreases In Serum Phosphate.

INTERACTIONS OF ALENDRONIC ACID


How Alendronic Acid will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Alendronic Acid will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Alendronic Acid

No Studies Found






Generic ( Vitamin D3 )



Typical use Of Vitamin D3 :Vitamin D3 Is Used For The Prevention And Treatment Of Vitamin D Deficiency.
Mechanism of action of Vitamin D3 :Vitamin D3 Increases The Absorption Of Calcium And Phosphorous That Are Vital In Forming And Maintaining Strong Bones. It Is Also Required In Regulating Cell Growth And Maintaining A Healthy Immune System. 
Drug Interaction of Vitamin D3 :When Vitamin D3 Is Used Along With Phenytoin, Barbiturates Or Glucocorticoids, The Effect Of Vitamin D3 Can Be Decreased. The Effects Of Digitalis And Other Cardiac Glycosides May Be Increased When Calcium Is Taken With Vitamin D. Cholestyramine Or Paraffin Oil May Reduce The Gastrointestinal Absorption Of Vitamin D. The Anti-cancer Drug Actinomycin And Drugs Used To Treat Fungal Infections May Alter The Vitamin D Activity. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Vitamin D3 :Side Effects Of Vitamin D3 Are Uncommon. These May Include Too Much Calcium In The Blood (hypercalcemia) Or Urine (hypecalciurea), Leading To A Feeling Of Sickness, Loss Of Appetite, Constipation, Stomach Ache, Excessive Thirst, Muscle Weakness, Drowsiness Or Confusion.

INTERACTIONS OF VITAMIN D3


How Vitamin D3 will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Vitamin D3 will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Vitamin D3

No Studies Found