I have been on Boniva for 5 years and my Dr. said I am no longer "Osteoporosiss" but has not taken me off. Also said I do not need to have the bone scan done every year, but every other year. The Dr. who original prescribed said you should not take more than 5 years.
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I have a terrible time opening the package of Boniva... Knowing that this drugs is for osteoporosis?
and arthirtis is common with osteo, you would think the packaging would be easier to open...
1 answer • 15 Aug 2009
I have been on Boniva for 3 years. I had to have a tooth pulled, so i went off it for 6 months, and the extraction went very smoothly. Now, I have ...
1 answer • 25 Jan 2010
My mother was a total invalid, couldn't walk, wore diapers, confused, diagnosed as dementia, and miserable. That was when she was taking Forteo ...
4 answers • 9 Mar 2011
I had the 3 month Boniva shot last March for osteoporosis and ever since I've experienced severe pain and lumps on the palms of my hands (now ...
1 answer • 4 Jan 2012
Boniva - I am 86 yrs old and have beendiagnosed with osteoporosis my endocrinologist wants to ut me?
1 answer • 20 Feb 2012