|Title:||Oral liquid alendronate formulations|
|Abstract:||Disclosed is a therapy protocol for treating and for preventing bone loss in patients who have difficulty in swallowing by administering a liquid formulation of alendronate which can be easily swallowed. Also described are pharmaceutical dosage forms of a syrup, aqueous solution, a solution formed from a reconstituted powder, of alendronate, for carrying out the therapeutic method.|
|Inventor(s):||Brenner; Gerald S. (Norristown, PA), Katdare; Ashok V. (Norristown, PA), Pretzer; Denise (Chesterfield, MO), Whiteford; Donna T. (Brooklyn, NY)|
|Assignee:||Merck & Co., Inc. (Rahway, NJ)|
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|Use; Composition; Formulation; Compound;|
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