What is Risofos?
Risofos Tablet is used for Abnormal Bone Destruction and other conditions.
Risofos Tablet contains Risedronate as an active ingredient.
Risofos Tablet works by slowing bone breakdown process.
Detailed information related to Risofos Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Risofos Tablet Uses
Risofos Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Abnormal Bone Destruction
Risofos Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Risofos Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Slowing bone breakdown process.
Risofos Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Risofos Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Risedronate Sodium (150 MG)
Risofos Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Risofos Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Inflammation Of The Stomach
- Osteonecrosis Of Jaw
- Pain In Bones
- Feelings Of Fullness
- Narrowing Of The Esophagus
Risofos Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Calcium and Vitamin D supplements should be taken along with it
- Correct hypocalcaemia prior to therapy
- Take caution if you have renal impairment
Risofos Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Risofos Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Risofos Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Risofos Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Risofos Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Risofos Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Acute upper gastrointestinal inflammation
- Deficiency of vitamin D or parathyroid hormone
- Low blood calcium level
- Pain, swelling or numbness of the jaw
Risofos Tablet – Frequently asked Questions
- Is Risofos Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
- Is Risofos Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
- Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Risofos Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Risofos Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.