It maintains bone and slows the losses, helps to reduce the risk of bone fractures.
This drug differs from hormones (estrogen and including progestins).
The principle of this medicine is in the action of estrogen (as a selective modulator – estrogen receptor, or SERM), in some parts of the body.
Evista helps to preserve bone mass, but it does not affect the breast and uterus, as estrogen or relieve symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes.
This medication is not recommended for use in women before menopause. It should not be used for children.
Dosing and Administration
Take it orally. It is recommended to take Evista once a day (with or without food), or as it is directed by your doctor.
Do not forget to take this drug at the same time.
Be sure to include enough calcium and vitamin D in your diet.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist to make sure that you need to take calcium-vitamin D supplements.
It is a real chance to overcome problems with osteoporosis.