Disodium Etidronate

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Dosage

Disodium Etidronate's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

5 to 10 mg/kg/day7.5 (7.5)24 hourlyPOFor paget disease: Dose should not to exceed 6 mo.For retreatment, initiate only after etidronate-free period of at least 90 days and if there is evidence of active disease.
20 mg/kg/day20 (20)As recommended.POHeterotopic Ossification from Spinal Cord Injury: This dose is given for 2 wk followed by 10 mg/kg/day for 10 wk. Total treatment period is 12 wk.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Disodium Etidronate is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Disodium Etidronate is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Disodium Etidronate

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Manufacturers of Disodium Etidronate in Pakistan

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