Table 39Alendronate plus vitamin D versus alendronate plus alfacalcidol

Author, YearStudy DurationFracture TypeNumber of Fractures, Alendronate + vit. dNumber of Fractures, Alendronate + AlfacalcidolOdds Ratio (95% CI)
Original 2007 Report: No comparable studies from the original report
Update Report
Ringe, 20075624 monthsNonvertebral6/304/301.6 (0.42, 6.16)
Ringe, 20075624 monthsVertebral4/301/303.62 (0.59, 22.26)

From: Results

Cover of Treatment To Prevent Fractures in Men and Women With Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis: Update of a 2007 Report
Treatment To Prevent Fractures in Men and Women With Low Bone Density or Osteoporosis: Update of a 2007 Report [Internet].
Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 53.
Crandall CJ, Newberry SJ, Diamant A, et al.

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