Actonel

( Risedronate Sodium )

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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 30 Pidgeon Hill Dr 3.39 miles away
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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 22350 S Sterling Blvd 4.74 miles away
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SAFEWAY PHARMACY 437 S King St 6.78 miles away
$37.91 View Free Coupon
SAFEWAY PHARMACY 413 Elden St 7.51 miles away
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AKINA PHARMACY 23475 Rock Haven Way Ste 105 5.37 miles away
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MY DR'S PHARMACY 412 Elden St 7.49 miles away
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COSTCO PHARMACY 21398 Price Cascades Plz 4.11 miles away
1 other location
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COSTCO PHARMACY 1300 Edwards Ferry Rd Ne 5.78 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 44110 Ashburn Unit 160 0.05 miles away
7 other locations
$38.16 View Free Coupon
GIANT PHARMACY 43330 Junction Plaza 1.60 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 43670 Greenway Corp Drive 2.54 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 21000 Southbank St Suite 150 4.15 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 635 Potomac Station Drive 4.72 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 21800 Towncenter Plaza 5.87 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 61 Catoctin Circle 6.37 miles away
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GIANT PHARMACY 2425 Centreville Rd 7.22 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 20070 Ashbrook Commons Plaza 1.26 miles away
5 other locations
$38.66 View Free Coupon
HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 42780 Creek View Plaza 2.53 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 19350 Winmeade Dr 2.83 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 43300 Southern Walk Plaza 2.93 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 21399 Epicerie Plaza 4.40 miles away
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HARRIS TEETER PHARMACY 42415 Ryan Road 5.13 miles away
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HEALTH STAR PHARMACY 19500 Sandridge Way Ste 140 2.33 miles away
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LOUDOUN COMMUNITY PHARMACY 19415 Deerfield Ave Ste 116 3.01 miles away
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS, INC. 45131 Columbia Place 3.11 miles away
1 other location
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS, INC. 101 Crosstrail Blvd 4.05 miles away
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RX+PHARMACY 161 Fort Evans Rd Ne Ste 115 5.79 miles away
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LOUDOUN PHARMACY 23590 Overland Drive Suite 130 5.80 miles away
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THE COMPOUNDING CENTER 36 Catoctin Cir Se 6.61 miles away
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WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS INC 45131 Columbia Place 3.11 miles away
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$39.51 View Free Coupon
WEGMANS FOOD MARKETS INC 101 Crosstrail Blvd 4.05 miles away
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COSTCO 21398 Price Cascades Plz, 4.12 miles away
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COSTCO 1300 Edwards Ferry Rd Ne, 5.82 miles away
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WALGREENS 20321 Susan Leslie Drive 0.99 miles away
8 other locations
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WALGREENS 42820 Creek View Plz 2.52 miles away
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WALGREENS 43250 Southern Walk Plaza 2.98 miles away
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WALGREENS 526 Fort Evans Rd 5.22 miles away
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WALGREENS 424 Sycolin Rd Se 5.40 miles away
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WALGREENS 46965 Cedar Lake Plaza 5.59 miles away
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WALGREENS 20800 Great Falls Plaza 6.26 miles away
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WALGREENS 448 South King Street 6.78 miles away
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WALGREENS 603 Elden Street 7.16 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 21170 Ashby Ponds Blvd 1.34 miles away
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$74.35 View Free Coupon
CVS PHARMACY 44835 Russell Branch Pkwy 1.35 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 43930 Farmwell Hunt Plz Unit 140 1.46 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 19305 Ruby Drive 2.90 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 45130 Columbia Pl 3.04 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 110 Edds Lane 3.34 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 46201 Potomac Run Plz 4.13 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 401 Sterling Park Shop Mall 4.80 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 616 E Market St 5.97 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 1200 Edwards Ferry Rd 5.99 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 23684 Strickland Dr 6.67 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 1062 Elden St 6.78 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 2525 Centreville Rd Mcnair Farms Sc 7.25 miles away
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CVS PHARMACY 1020 Seneca Rd 7.59 miles away
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WALMART PHARMACY 45415 Dulles Crossing Plaza 2.82 miles away
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WALMART PHARMACY 19360 Compass Creek Parkway 5.33 miles away
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Actonel

Drug Info for actonel

Risedronate tablets and delayed-release (long-acting tablets) are used to prevent and treat osteoporosis (a condition in which the bones become thin and weak and break easily) in women who have undergone menopause (''change of life,'' end of menstrual periods). Risedronate tablets are also used to treat osteoporosis in men, and in men and women who are taking glucocorticoids (a type of corticosteroid medication that may cause osteoporosis). Risedronate tablets are also used to treat Paget's disease of bone (a condition in which the bones are soft and weak and may be deformed, painful, or easily broken). Risedronate is in a class of medications called bisphosphonates. It works by preventing bone breakdown and increasing bone density (thickness).

Actonel is a calcium regulator used to prevent and treat osteoporosis. The generic version of Actonel is Risedronate. On average Actonel is priced at about $380 for a supply of 1, 150 mg tablet. Luckily, you can use our OptionRx savings offer to receive an Actonel discount of up to 80% off the retail price at participating pharmacies near you.

  • Actonel
  • Atelvia
  • Risedronate Sodium
  • Tablet
  • Delayed Release Tablet

Use plain water to take your medicine. The medicine may not work as well if you use other liquids.

Delayed-release tablet: Take this medicine once a week in the morning right after breakfast. Choose a day that best fits your activity schedule and will be easy to remember.Sit or stand while you take this medicine. Do not lie down for at least 30 minutes after you take the medicine.Swallow the tablet whole with 4 ounces of water. Do not crush, chew, or cut it.

Regular-release tablet: Take this medicine in the morning on an empty stomach. Follow the directions exactly to lower the risk of esophagus problems.If you take this medicine once each month, take it on the same date each month. Choose a day that will be easy to remember.Sit or stand while you take this medicine. Do not lie down for at least 30 minutes after you take the medicine, and do not lie down until after you have eaten.Swallow the tablet whole with 6 to 8 ounces of water. Do not chew or suck on the tablet.Wait at least 30 minutes after you take this medicine before you eat or drink or take any other medicine. This will help your body absorb the medicine.

This medicine should come with a Medication Guide. Ask your pharmacist for a copy if you do not have one.

Missed dose: Delayed-release tablet: Take a dose the next morning after you remember. Do not take 2 tablets on the same day. Return to your regular schedule the following week.Regular-release tablet: Once a day dose: Skip the missed dose and take a regular dose the next morning. Do not take 2 tablets on the same day. Once a week dose: Take a dose the next morning after you remember. Return to your regular schedule the following week.Once a month dose: If the next dose is more than 7 days away, take a dose the next morning after you remember. Return to your regular schedule the following month. Do not take more than 1 tablet within 7 days.If the next dose is 1 to 7 days away, skip the missed dose and take your next dose on the scheduled day. Do not take more than 1 tablet within 7 days.2 days in a row each month dose: If the next doses are more than 7 days away and you missed both tablets, take a dose the next morning after you remember. Take the second dose the following morning. If you missed only one tablet, take it the next morning after you remember. Return to your regular schedule the following month. Do not take more than 2 tablets within 7 days.If the next doses are 1 to 7 days away, skip the missed doses and take your next doses on the scheduled days. Do not take more than 2 tablets within 7 days.

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.

This medicine is not right for everyone. Do not use it if you had an allergic reaction to risedronate, or if you have esophagus problems or trouble swallowing. Do not use it if you cannot stand or sit upright for at least 30 minutes after you take the medicine.

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have kidney disease, anemia, blood clotting problems, heartburn, ulcers or other stomach or bowel problems, or a history of cancer. Tell your doctor if you have dental problems or if you wear dentures. Also tell your doctor if you smoke or drink alcohol.

This medicine may cause the following problems:Damage to your esophagusLow calcium levels in the bloodIncreased risk for a thigh bone fracture

Tell any doctor or dentist who treats you that you are using this medicine. This medicine could cause jaw problems, especially if you have a tooth pulled or have other dental work.

This medicine may interact with the dye used for bone scans.

Your doctor will check your progress and the effects of this medicine at regular visits. Keep all appointments.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

Severe bone, joint, or muscle pain

Unusual pain in your thigh, groin, or hip

Some medicines can affect how risedronate works. Tell your doctor if you are using any of the following:Cancer medicinesNSAID pain or arthritis medicine (including aspirin, celecoxib, diclofenac, ibuprofen, naproxen)Steroids (including dexamethasone, hydrocortisone, methylprednisolone, prednisolone, prednisone)

Take risedronate at least 30 minutes before you take any other oral medicine, including aluminum, magnesium, iron, or calcium supplements, or antacids.

Tell any doctor or dentist who treats you that you are using this medicine. This medicine could cause jaw problems, especially if you have a tooth pulled or have other dental work.

This medicine may interact with the dye used for bone scans.

Your doctor will check your progress and the effects of this medicine at regular visits. Keep all appointments.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children. Never share your medicine with anyone.

  • Muscle spasms or twitching, tingling or numbness in your fingers, toes, or around your mouth
  • Severe bone, joint, or muscle pain
  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Blistering, peeling, red skin rash
  • Chest pain, new or worsening heartburn, or a burning feeling in your throat
  • Pain, swelling, numbness, or a heavy feeling in your mouth or jaw, loose teeth, or other tooth problems
  • Pain or difficulty when swallowing
  • Unusual pain in your thigh, groin, or hip
  • Mild stomach pain or upset
  • Mild bone pain
Frequently Asked Questions

Actonel, a brand-name drug, is a calcium regulator used to prevent and treat osteoporosis. This medication is also used to treat Paget disease. Actonel works by decreasing the loss of bone mass, which reduces the risk of fractures.

In addition to Actonel, Atelvia is a similar brand-name drug used to treat osteoporosis. Consult with your doctor to determine the best treatment for your condition.

The average Actonel price without insurance ranges from between about $152 and $2,332, depending on dosage, supply needed, and pharmacy location.

Risedronate is the generic version of Actonel. You can also use our free coupon card for savings on the generic version.

Actonel tablets are available in strengths of 5 mg, 30 mg, 35 mg, and 150 mg. Follow your doctor's instructions for dosage and use of this medication.

While there is not an Actonel manufacturer coupon available at this time, HealthWell Foundation Copay Program, Rx Outreach Medications and Patient Access Network Foundation (PAN) are Patient Assistance Programs that assist eligible patients with access to medications such as Actonel. You can also use our free coupon. Our customers typically find that they save more by using our OptionRx savings card.