•The patient should take bisphosphonates with a full glass of water, and on an empty stomach in the morning to increase absorption.
•It is important for the patient to receive adequate intake of calcium and vitamin D to promote bone formation.
•Vitamin K intake is not associated with osteoporosis or bisphosphonates.
•Antacids may reduce absorption, therefore, they should be avoided.
•Patients should sit or stand, not lie down, for thirty minutes after administration.