Atelvia Oral Tablet, Gastro-Resistant, Weekly 35Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Atelvia: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant, weekly (35mg)

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Atelvia 35mg DR Tablet

What is this Medicine?

RISEDRONATE (ris ED roe nate) slows calcium loss from the bone. It helps to make normal healthy bone and to slow bone loss in people with osteoporosis.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Atelvia: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant, weekly(35mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Atelvia 35mg Delayed-Release Tablet

NDC: 004300979
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Osteoporosis

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Atelvia 35mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Atelvia 35mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Inflammation Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Iris (Eye) Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Tongue Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Calcium Levels Incidence:
0.2-4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Phosphate Level Incidence:
0.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.0-6.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heartburn Incidence:
1.0-1.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
1.0-2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.6-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.6-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.3-12.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
2.6-20.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
2.6-31.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.6-7.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
2.9-12.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Stones Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.6-13.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.9-10.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
4.7-19.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
5.0-6.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Enlarged Prostate Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bone Pain Incidence:
5.3-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
5.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
5.9-28.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
6.2-7.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
6.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cataracts Incidence:
6.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
6.8-32.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
6.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
7.7-8.2%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
7.9-11.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
8.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
10.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Atelvia 35mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Food and Atelvia 35mg Delayed-Release Tablet(Risedronate Sodium)
Food and Risedronate Sodium(Risedronate Sodium)
Take Risedronate with water only, on an empty stomach. Taking this drug with food may change how well the drug works for you. It is recommended to take risedronate at least 30 minutes before any other beverage, food or other medication for the day. Avoid laying down for at least 30 minutes after taking this medicine. To avoid irritation to the esophagus (tube connecting mouth to the stomach), this medicine must be taken as directed.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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