Manufacturer: United Biotech
Trade name: Egyban
Strength: 6 mg
Active ingredient: Ibandronic acid
Pregnancy category: Ibandronic acid belongs to US FDA pregnancy category C (risk not ruled out).
Uses: Egyban 6 mg injection is used for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and to prevent bone loss in people with breast cancer that has spread to the bone.It is also used to treat hypercalcaemia of malignancy. (treat high levels of calcium in the blood caused by secondary bone cancer).
How to use: Egyban 6 mg injection is given by IV as a infusion at your doctors office.
Side Effects: Stomach upset (throwing up), diarrhea, body pains, mild flu-like symptoms, fatigue.
Dosage: 6 mg by infusion.
Written by: : www.healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: July 19th, 2016
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