Sodium clodronate, Bonefos hardening drug
Chemical Name: Clodronate (KLA-dronayt)
Bonefos (Clodronate Disodium)
This particular medicine primarily belongs to the umbrella family of medicine by the name of bisphosphonates. This particular medicine is used to treat cancer patients with high blood calcium. Bone metastases or in simpler words, cancer that has spread to a person’s bones as a result of different tumors is treated by putting the patient on Bonefos. Mainly, the active ingredient in Bonefos, that is, clodronate disodium, works by breaking down the bone structure.
However, you should use this particular medicine as it is prescribed by your doctor as an overdose or unnecessary dose may cause harmful effects to you. But, for those who have been prescribed this medicine by their doctors, they can order Bonefos online.
Clodronate Disodium is easily available online at Canada Pharmacy.
You should strictly use this medication as prescribed by your doctor as any unnecessary dose or overdose may harm you. For treating cancer patients, initially, the dosage starts with an injection in the vein and then later on switching to the oral form.
The dose of the injection should ideally start from 300 mg on a daily basis, and the dosage of taking the medicine orally starts from anywhere between 1600 mg to 2400 mg. The patients can be given this dose in a single go or by dividing the dose into two halves. However, the dose should not be more than 3200 mg.
You can take the Bonefos capsules on an empty stomach with a glass of plain water, or you can even wait 2 hours before or after eating to take this medicine.
Clodronate disodium is the active ingredient in this medicine.
Do not take this particular medicine if you:
- Have any allergies to the ingredients of this medicine
- Are pregnant
- Are breastfeeding
- Are experiencing low levels of kidney function
- Have inflammation or gastronomical problems
- Are on some other bisphosphonates medications
You might experience a few side effects including
- Loss of appetite
- Stomach ache
- Difficulty breathing
- Pain in mouth
- Muscle cramping
- Skin rash
- Unexplainable fatigue
Also, if you suffer from any other issues, such as kidney problems or deteriorating jaw bone due to this medicine, immediately report it to your doctor.