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Dr. Peter Ihle
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Pamidronate (Overview)

Pamidronate is a phosphate containing agent which is a kind of nutritional or metabolic agent.


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What makes pamidronate infusion sometimes cause a cough?

What makes pamidronate infusion sometimes cause a cough?

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 is known. ...Read more

Dr. Peter Ihle
5 doctors shared insights

Pamidronate (Overview)

Pamidronate is a phosphate containing agent which is a kind of nutritional or metabolic agent.


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Effects of pamidronate?

Effects of pamidronate?

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... ...Read more

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Was the pamidronate treatment of much help in enhancing bone strength?

Was the pamidronate treatment of much help in enhancing bone strength?

Yes in the right pt: Pamidronate - a synthetic form of parathyroid hormone - can be a very effective treatment for osteoporosis in the appropriate patient. ...Read more

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Effects of pamidronate?

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... ...Read more

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Does anybody know what pamidronate does?

Does anybody know what pamidronate does?

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... ...Read more

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Can somebody tell me what pamidronate does?

Can somebody tell me what pamidronate does?

Builds bone: Pamidronate is a synthetic form of parathyroid hormone that promotes increase in bone calcium content and decrease in the risk of fractures. ...Read more

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Is anyone familar with the drug pamidronate?

Is anyone familar with the drug pamidronate?

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... ...Read more

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What makes pamidronate infusion sometimes cause a cough?

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 is known. ...Read more

Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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