therapy for reduced bone mineral density during treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in childhood and adolescence.
Therefore, to bring the hypercalcemia under control, treatments were applied of hydration, subcutaneous calcitonin, and parenteral biphosphonate
(Zoledronic acid: Zometa[R] ampoule Novartis, Stein, Switzerland).
Fortunately neither has ruled out suitable exercise, so with veterinary support, local injection steroids, systemic biphosphonate
and careful management, the 11-year-old gelding continues to enjoy an active life with lunging and schooling to keep him supple.
This has been seen in a patient undergoing chemotherapy or biphosphonate
treatment including reduction of some of the undesirable side effects of the treatments (33).
The surface of the above prepared hydroxyapatite was modified using a biphosphonate
The patient had chronic medical conditions that favored a parenteral therapy over an oral biphosphonate
. As with all drugs, the clinician's decision to prescribe must be based on careful assessment of the benefits and risks for the individual patient.
In 2003, Marx first identified osteonecrosis of the jaw associated with biphosphonate
This is another biphosphonate
that has been approved by the FDA for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women.
(1) Zoledronic acid (aclasta) is an annual biphosphonate
IV infusion given over 15-30 minutes.
They were also given a sodium biphosphonate
enema to be used the morning of the procedure to ensure adequate bowel preparation.
Hashimoto et al., "Successful treatment of MMP9-expressing angiosarcoma with low-dose docetaxel and biphosphonate
," Case Reports in Dermatology, vol.
(2005) examined the long-term effects of WBV on osteoporotic women who received alendronate, a biphosphonate
drug used for osteoporosis.