Asked by: Onie Verheyen
asked in category: General Last Updated: 17th February, 2020

What drugs interact with Fosamax?

View interaction reports for Fosamax (alendronate) and the medicines listed below.
  • Advil (ibuprofen)
  • Aleve (naproxen)
  • aspirin.
  • Aspirin Low Strength (aspirin)
  • Calcium 600 D (calcium / vitamin d)
  • Evista (raloxifene)
  • folic acid.
  • gabapentin.

Click to see full answer.

Thereof, can I take Fosamax with other medications?

Calcium Supplements /Antacids Co-administration of FOSAMAX and calcium, antacids, or oral medications containing multivalent cations will interfere with absorption of FOSAMAX. Therefore, instruct patients to wait at least onehalf hour after taking FOSAMAX before taking any other oral medications.

Similarly, who should not take alendronate? You should not take alendronate if you have problems with your esophagus, or low levels of calcium in your blood. Do not take alendronate if you cannot sit upright or stand for at least 30 minutes after taking the medicine. Alendronate can cause serious problems in the stomach or esophagus.

Thereof, what can you not take with Fosamax?

Avoid taking any other medicines for at least 30 minutes after taking Fosamax. This includes vitamins, calcium, and antacids. Some medicines can make it harder for your body to absorb alendronate. Avoid smoking, or try to quit.

Can you take acetaminophen with Fosamax?

No interactions were found between Fosamax and Tylenol. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist.

37 Related Question Answers Found

How long should you stay on Fosamax?

Can you just stop taking Fosamax?

Can I drink coffee while taking Fosamax?

What is the best and safest drug for osteoporosis?

What are the dangers of taking Fosamax?

Will Fosamax cause hair loss?

Is Fosamax a dangerous drug?

Can Fosamax cause high blood pressure?

Why does Fosamax cause bone pain?

What happens if I stop taking Fosamax?

Should I take calcium with Fosamax?

Will Fosamax cause weight gain?

What should you not do if you have osteoporosis?

What is considered severe osteoporosis?