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can somebody tell me what pamidronate does?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
Endocrinology 45 years experience
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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Does anybody know what pamidronate does?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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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 effects for this drug are: flu like symptoms, muscle pain, bone pain, generailized achiness. There are others...
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Is anyone familar with the drug pamidronate?

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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 effects for this drug are: flu like symptoms, muscle pain, bone pain, generailized achiness. There are others...
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Effects of pamidronate?

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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 like symptoms, muscle pain, bone pain, generailized achiness. There are others...

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