Strontium ranelate

Generic Medicine Info
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take on an empty stomach between meals, preferably at bedtime at least 2 hr after food, milk, milk products or Ca supplements. Mix only w/ plain water & drink immediately.
Patients w/ current or previous venous thromboembolic events including deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism; temporary or permanent immobilisation due to post-surgical recovery or prolonged bed rest; current or history of ischaemic heart disease, peripheral arterial disease and/or cerebrovascular disease; uncontrolled HTN. Lactation.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, GI disturbances, eczema, dermatitis; memory loss, consciousness disturbances, seizures, pyrexia, peripheral oedema, confusion, bronchial hyperreactivity. Angioedema, rash, urticaria, pruritus. Transient increases in creatine kinase activity (reversible).
Potentially Fatal: Toxic epidermal necrolysis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and drug rash w/ eosinophilia and systemic symptoms.
Drug Interactions
May reduce the absorption of oral tetracycline and quinolone antibiotics. Medicinal products containing Ca may reduce strontium ranelate bioavailability.
CIMS Class
Agents Affecting Bone Metabolism
ATC Classification
M05BX03 - strontium ranelate ; Belongs to the class of other drugs affecting bone structure and mineralization. Used in the treatment of bone diseases.
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