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Aredia is commonly used for treating high blood calcium due to cancer and Paget's disease. It is also licensed to prevent or delay bone damage caused by multiple myeloma or breast cancer. Aredia comes in an injectable form that is given through IV by a healthcare provider. Side effects that may occur during treatment include vomiting, fatigue, and anemia.
- High blood calcium levels due to cancer (known medically as hypercalcemia of malignancy)
- Breast cancer that has spread to bone or multiple myeloma (to help prevent or delay broken bones or other bone damage)
- Paget's disease of bone.