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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Cough is a: Not uncommon side effect of pamidronate, but is usually not severe and resolves spontaneously without permanent damage. Don't know if the exact cause ... Read More

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Dr. Einar Ottestad
18 years experience Pain Management
None: No interactions.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: It's an osteoporosis drug. It inhibits the cells that break down bone, thereby slowing down the "bone breaking" process. The most common side effect ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Cheney
44 years experience Endocrinology
Builds bone: Pamidronate is a synthetic form of parathyroid hormone that promotes increase in bone calcium content and decrease in the risk of fractures.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Yes: It's an osteoporosis drug. It inhibits the cells that break down bone, thereby slowing down the "bone breaking" process. The most common side effect ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Singer
57 years experience Endocrinology
Somewhat.: Pamidronate prevents bone loss and strengthens bone somewhat. There are better drugs such as terparatide and denosumab.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Cheney
44 years experience Endocrinology
Yes in the right pt: Pamidronate - a synthetic form of parathyroid hormone - can be a very effective treatment for osteoporosis in the appropriate patient.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Yes: Hi. Bisphosphates, of which pamidronate is an IV example, are effective treatments for osteoporosis. The fact that pamidronate does not have FDA appro ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Certain bisphosphonates given in high doses in CRPS seem to provide benefit by reducing osteoclastic function (Osteoclasts are responsible for bone re ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Bone: It inhibits the cells that break down bone, thereby slowing down the "bone breaking" process. The most common side effects for this drug are: flu lik ... Read More

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