Actonel (risedronate) will soon come in a new 35 mg tablet for once-a-week dosing

Actonel (risedronate) will soon come in a new 35 mg tablet for once-a-week dosing.

It will compete with once-a-week Fosamax (alendronate) for preventing or treating osteoporosis.

Once-a-week dosing of Actonel or Fosamax works as well as daily dosing to increase bone density...and is more convenient.

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