Bivalos - a non-hormonal drug used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women, it restores the bone.
In the opinion of Bivalos effectively acts only on women after the age of 50 years.
Active substance: strontium ranelate. Product: powder, granules for suspension.
Bivalos acts on bone tissue, altering metabolism and increasing its regeneration (recovery). Preparation facilitates rapid propagation of bone cells, restoring the structure of the bone (osteoblasts) and inhibits synthesis of new killer cells (osteoclasts), are responsible for bone resorption.
The instructions to Bivalos indicated the drug can be applied only to women older than 50 years, postmenopausal, with a view to:
- reduce the risk of bone fracture (the most common hip and vertebrae);
- reduce back pain for a long time;
- prevention of age-related decline of growth (preserves the structure of the vertebrae, their age prevents sedimentation).
Instructions for use Bivalos
The drug is taken orally between meals, it is better in the evening before bedtime. The powder is diluted in a glass of water to form a homogeneous suspension. The daily dose of 2g.
Do not take Bivalos if showing signs of individual intolerance of the drug, with severe renal insufficiency, venous thrombosis of the lower extremities with the risk of detachment from the vessel wall.
In the opinion of Bivalos may cause the following side effects: nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, sore head, a violation of a chair, skin rashes (eczema, dermatitis), impairment of consciousness, itching, inflammation of the mucous membranes in the mouth, pain in the limbs and joints, muscle pain.
Very rarely there may be abdominal pain, seizures, impaired consciousness, loss of memory, angioedema, Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
In the case of significant side effects, patients go for treatment offer Bivalos counterparts.
In chronic renal failure and chronic administration Bivalos should be monitoring of renal function. The drug can be applied no sooner than 2 hours after eating the food containing dairy milk or calcium supplementation.
Terms of storage specified in the instructions Bivalos - in a dry, dark place at a temperature of up to 27
The finished suspension can not be stored.
Before the start of treatment or analogs Bivalos consult your doctor!