Actonel May Help in Crohn’s Disease Treatment

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

A recent study suggests that risedronate (Actonel) may be helpful in improving the bone strength of patients suffering from Crohn’s disease. Weak bones and fractures are common in Crohn’s disease cases, and researchers aimed the finding out the effect of taking a bone-strengthening medicine like Actonel. Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel condition that can […]

New osteoporosis treatment offers proven fracture protection and added convenience

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

Canadians with postmenopausal osteoporosis have a new treatment option that provides proven protection against fractures, with a convenient, once-a-month dosing regimen. Actonel 150 mg is the first and only once-a-month dosing option available in Canada for the treatment of postmenopausal osteoporosis. “Many of my osteoporosis patients have asked me about the availability of a once-a-month […]