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Boniva® (ibandronate sodium) is a medication that is often prescribed to treat and prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women. It belongs to a class of drugs known as bisphosphonates, which work by binding to certain cells in the bones and slowing down the rate at which they break down. Boniva comes in 150-mg tablets that are taken monthly and an injectable form that is given every three months.
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