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Which is stronger: actonel (risedronate) or fosamax?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Sneid
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Neither is

really "stronger".
There are slight differences depending upon what criteria you use, but both are very potent and very effective inhibitors of bone resorption. Both need to be taken as directed, and combined with adequate calcium and vitamin D3.

In brief: Neither is

really "stronger".
There are slight differences depending upon what criteria you use, but both are very potent and very effective inhibitors of bone resorption. Both need to be taken as directed, and combined with adequate calcium and vitamin D3.
Dr. David Sneid
Dr. David Sneid
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