Northland DHB Renal
INSTRUCTIONS FOR TAKING ETIDRONATE (DIDRONEL) TABLETS
- Take 2 tablets each morning for 2 weeks at a time.
- Take on an empty stomach with a full glass of water.
- Do not combine with milk or with other medications.
- Take them at least ½ hour before breakfast, or even better, ¾ or 1 hour before breakfast.
The two week courses of etidronate are repeated every 3 months.
Inbetween the 2 week courses take the Calci Tabs, one daily.