Skelid Oral Tablet 200Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Skelid: Oral tablet (200mg)

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What is this Medicine?

TILUDRONATE (tye LOO droe nate) slows calcium loss from bone. It helps to make healthy bone and to slow bone loss in patients with Paget's disease.

In-Depth Information

Skelid 200mg Tablet

NDC: 000241800
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Paget's Disease

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Skelid 200mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Skelid 200mg Tablet

Weakness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Broken Bones Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Itching Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
>2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cataracts Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
2.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
5.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sinus Infection Incidence:
5.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
5.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
6.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
9.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
9.3%*
Severity: MILD
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 Skelid 200mg 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 Skelid 200mg Tablet(Tiludronate Disodium)
Food and Tiludronate Disodium(Tiludronate Disodium)
Take Tiludronate 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 Tiludronate 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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