Alendronate sodium is a drug used to treat a type of bone condition called Paget’s disease that weakens and deforms bones, states WebMD. Alendronate helps to delay bone loss and maintains bone strength and reduces the li... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Doctors prescribe alendronate sodium tablets, marketed as Fosamax, to increase bone density and slow bone loss, states The tablets prevent and treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women and increase bone mass ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Doctors use alendronate sodium to help treat and prevent bone loss from osteoporosis in women, to increase bone mass in men and as a treatment for Paget's bone disease. Alendronate sodium is available in tablet doses ran... More »

Docusate sodium is an oral medication that treats constipation with its stool-softening effects, states WebMD. Docusate sodium is particularly useful for individuals who should refrain from straining for a bowel movement... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Docusate sodium is a drug used for treating constipation and preventing hard stools. This drug works by raising the amount of water the stool gets in the gut, thus making it softer. More » Health Medications & Vitamins

The active ingredient in Aleve is the non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) naproxen sodium; each dose contains 220 milligrams of the drug. Aleve's inactive ingredients are magnesium stearate, povidone, FD&C blue... More »

Docusate sodium is an oral stool softener that helps relieve constipation, according to WebMD. It increases the amount of water absorbed by the stools in the large intestine, making them softer and easier to pass without... More » Health Medications & Vitamins