Cancer

High calcium (hypercalcemia) from cancer

Top Medications for High calcium (hypercalcemia) from cancer according to our users

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  • Medrol
    (Methylprednisolone)
    Prescription only

    Medrol (Methylprednisolone) is corticosteroid available in many forms (oral, injectable) that's great for controlling the unwanted symptoms from your immune responses and will make you feel better. There are lots of side effects but most of are tolerable or can be managed.

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
  • Prednisone
    Prescription only

    Deltasone (Prednisone) is a common oral corticosteroid that's great for controlling the unwanted symptoms from your immune responses and will make you feel better. There are lots of side effects but most of are tolerable or can be managed.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
    • Liquid
  • Reclast
    (Zoledronate)
    Prescription only

    Reclast (Zoledronate) is a first-choice treatment for osteoporosis and is available as a generic, but you have to see a doctor to get each dose.

    Was it worth it?
    Men

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    Women

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Injection
  • Boniva
    (Ibandronate)
    Prescription only

    Boniva is a first-choice treatment for osteoporosis and is available as a generic, but how you have to take it can be a hassle. It's also only approved for women, not men.

    Was it worth it?
    Men
    28%
    Women

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    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Injection
  • Fosamax
    (Alendronate)
    Prescription only

    Fosamax (Alendronate) is a first-choice treatment for osteoporosis and is available as a generic, but taking it can be a hassle.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Effervescent tablet
    • Liquid

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