Fosamax vs Prolia

Fosamax
Prolia
Other name: Alendronate Alendronate
Other name: Xgeva Xgeva
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Osteoporosis
1.7
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for Osteoporosis
4.2
Concern level
3.6
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Osteoporosis
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Fosamax (generic name: alendronate) is a medication used to treat and prevent osteoporosis. Fosamax increases the density of the bone by reducing its degradation by certain cells. ...
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Denosumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody for the treatment of osteoporosis, treatment induced bone loss, bone metastases, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma and giant cell tumor of bone. It was developed by the company Amgen.Denosumab is design...
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Top Concerns
Fos
GERD
6
Joint Pain
5
Arthritis
4
Weight Gain
4
Tiredness
4
Bone Pain
4
Heartburn
4
Stomach Problems
3
Hot Flashes
3
Back Pain
3
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Pro
Tiredness
8
Back Pain
6
Bone Pain
6
Joint Pain
6
Rash
5
Itching
5
Muscle Pain
5
GERD
4
Nausea
3
Flu Like Symptoms
3
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4
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4
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3
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4
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6
3
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Pro
Fos
6
4
Joint Pain
Pro
Fos
6
5
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5
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Fos
5
0
Muscle Pain
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Fos
5
0
GERD
Pro
Fos
4
6
Nausea
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Fos
3
0
Flu Like Symptoms
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About Fosamax
Alendronic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or alendronate sodium (United States Adopted Name) — sold as Fosamax by Merck & Co.|Merck — is a bisphosphonate medication used for osteoporosis and several other bone diseases. It is ma...
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About Prolia
Denosumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody for the treatment of osteoporosis, treatment induced bone loss, bone metastases, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma and giant cell tumor of bone. It was developed by the company Amgen.Denosumab is design...
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