Actonel for osteoporosis cleared for use once per month

A new dosage form of once per month is now available for the osteoporosis drug Actonel.

Actonel (risedronate sodium), which is now available in daily, weekly, and two-tablets-per-month dosage forms, has now been approved for once a month (150 mg) administration. Co-promoted by Procter & Gamble and sanofi-aventis, the