ibandronate

(i-BAN-droh-nayt)

A drug that is used to prevent and treat osteoporosis, and is being studied in the treatment of cancer that has spread to the bones. It belongs to the family of drugs called bisphosphonates.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "ibandronate"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "ibandronato"

Medicamento que se usa para prevenir y tratar la osteoporosis. Está en estudio para tratar el cáncer que se ha diseminado hasta los huesos. Es un tipo de bifosfonato.