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New monthly oral pill for osteoporosis treatment due for release

Poor compliance for dosing regimens, especially by older patients, means osteoporosis treatments often not maximized. Therefore, the proposed release of a formulation (Boniva -ibandronate) that requires only once monthly dosage is expected to be a huge success - for the developing company and the patient.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Comment Wire

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About: New monthly oral pill for osteoporosis treatment due for release

Date: 8 June 2004

Source: Comment Wire

URL: http://www.commentwire.com/commwire_story.asp?commentwire_ID=5666

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