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Are There Any Differences Between Fosamax and Actonel?



What is the difference between Fosomax and Actonel, if there is any? Thank you.


The two drugs are very similar and are both very effective.  There may be a slightly different half life in the blood stream.

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Margery   Gass, MD Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati