What are Generics?
Generic drugs marketed without brand names contain the exact same active ingredients used in their brand-name counterparts, but cost significantly less. The drugs are required to meet U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) standards for safety, purity and effectiveness.
Fosamax (Alendronate) is used in men and women to treat or prevent osteoporosis that is caused by menopause or by taking steroids. Generic Fosamax slows bone loss while increasing bone mass, which may prevent bone fractures. Generic Fosamax is a remarkable new osteoporosis treatment, used all over the world!
Fosamax also marketed as:
*Fosamax® is manufactured by Merck.