Fossical 35 Mg Tablet

Manufactured by: Medreich Lifecare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Risedronate (35 mg)

Prescription Required

252 people have bought this recently

Fossical 35 Mg Tablet

Manufactured by: Medreich Lifecare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Risedronate (35 mg)

Prescription Required

252 people have bought this recently


4 Tablet in 1 Strip

Out of Stock

Prescription Required

252 people have bought this recently

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Fossical Information

Fossical is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Post Menopausal Osteoporosis are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Fossical have also been explained below.

The optimal dosage of Fossical is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Fossical include Musculoskeletal Pain (Bone, Muscle or Joint). Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Fossical can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Fossical go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Fossical is Severe for pregnant women and Moderate for women who are breastfeeding. It is important to know if Fossical has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Fossical related warnings section.

Fossical is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Infections, Gastritis, Peptic Ulcer as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Fossical have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug reaction of Fossical with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Fossical is safe while driving, and is addiction.

  1. Fossical Benefits & Uses
  2. Fossical Dosage & How to Take
  3. Fossical Side Effects
  4. Fossical Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Fossical with Other Drugs
  6. Fossical Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Fossical
  8. Fossical Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Fossical Benefits & Uses

Fossical is used to treat the following -

  1. Post Menopausal Osteoporosis Primary
  2. Paget's Disease

Fossical Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Fossical


Fossical Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Fossical is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Abdominal distension
  3. Acid Reflux
  4. Abdominal Pain Severe
  5. Difficulty swallowing
  6. Dyspepsia
  7. Flatulence Mild
  8. Musculoskeletal Pain (Bone, Muscle or Joint)
  9. Constipation Moderate
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Esophageal Ulcer

Fossical Related Warnings

Is the use of Fossical safe for pregnant women?

Fossical shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.


Is the use of Fossical safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Fossical. Immediately discontinue Fossical if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.


What is the effect of Fossical on the Kidneys?

Fossical may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Fossical on the Liver?

Fossical may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.


What is the effect of Fossical on the Heart?

Fossical is rarely harmful for the heart.


Severe Interaction of Fossical with Other Drugs

Fossical should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -


Fossical Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Fossical unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Infections
  2. Calcium Deficiency
  3. Gastritis
  4. Peptic Ulcer
  5. Asthma
  6. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Fossical

Is this Fossical habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Fossical has not been reported.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Fossical does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

Fossical is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Fossical for mental disorders.


Fossical Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Fossical

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Fossical with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Fossical

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Fossical.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

Fossical Price and Pack Size

Fossical 35 Mg Tablet

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