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Didronel is licensed to treat Paget's disease and abnormal bone formation after hip replacement surgery or spinal cord injury. It works by slowing down the buildup of new bone, preventing or stopping abnormal bone formation, and slowing the rate at which bone breaks down. The drug is available by prescription and comes in tablet form. Possible side effects include bone pain, diarrhea, and nausea.
- Treat Paget's disease in men and women
- Prevent or treat abnormal bone formation (known medically as heterotopic ossification) after total hip replacement surgery or spinal cord injury.