WHAT IS ZOLEDRONATE 4MG INJECTION ?
ZOLEDRONATE is in a group of medicines called bisphosphonates (bis FOS fo nayts). This medicine inhibits the release of calcium from bones. Zoledronic Acid is a supportive care drug in the category of bisphosphonates.
WHAT ARE THE USES OF ZOLEDRONATE 4MG INJECTION ?
Zoledronic acid is used as a support medication to treat symptoms of cancer such as hypercalcemia (high blood calcium levels) or to decrease complications (such as fractures or pain) produced by bone metastasis (spread of cancer to the bone). It is also used in treatment of Osteoporosis and other bone diseases.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF ZOLEDRONATE ZOLEDRONATE 4MG INJECTION ?
nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, loss of appetite; diarrhea, constipation; bone pain, back pain, muscle or joint pain; swelling in your feet or ankles; weight loss; headache, tiredness, weakness, dizziness; numbness or tingling; cough, trouble breathing;
Call your doctor at once if you have:
- fever, chills, flu symptoms, flushing (warmth, redness, or tingly feeling); severe joint, bone, or muscle pain; new or unusual pain in your thigh or groin;
- pale skin, feeling light-headed or short of breath; hypocalcemia–numbness or tingly feeling in your fingers or toes or around your mouth, twitching, muscle spasms or cramps; or
- severe skin reaction–fever, sore throat, swelling in your face or tongue, burning in your eyes
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.