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September 26, 2007

Boniva Side Effects

Boniva (Ibandronate) is a drug prescribed to treat or prevent osteoporosis in post-menopausal women. Share your Boniva side effects and experiences by posting a comment here.

The officially reported side effects of this drug are:

Common: bladder pain, chest pain, bloody or cloudy urine, cough producing mucus, difficulty breathing, fever or chills, painful, difficult, or burning urination, frequent urge to urinate, lower back or side pain, pounding in the ears, nervousness, shortness of breath, sneezing, slow or fast heartbeat, sore throat, wheezing, and tightness in chest.

Less common: bloody or cloudy urine, congestion, aches and pains, difficulty swallowing, dizziness, dryness of throat, frequent urge to urinate, fast heartbeat, hives, itching, hoarseness, numbness, puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue, runny nose, skin rash, swollen glands in neck, tingling, trouble swallowing, tiredness or weakness, and voice changes.

Unknown incidence: blurred vision or other vision changes, severe and occasionally incapacitating bone, joint and/or muscle pain, eye redness and/or tenderness, heavy jaw feeling, loosening of a tooth, pain, swelling, or numbness in the mouth or jaw, sensitivity to light, severe eye pain, tearing.

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