HyperDic: alendronate

English > 1 sense of the word alendronate:
NOUNartifactalendronate, Fosamaxa tablet (trade name Fosamax) prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in women after menopause
English > alendronate: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA tablet (trade name Fosamax) prescribed to prevent or treat osteoporosis in women after menopause.
SynonymFosamax
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

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