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4 years ago I had osteopenia. Now I have Osteopolosis -2.7. Is Fosamax OK for my age 73?

I am a small Asian woman. To prevent my thin bones, Doctor got me Actonel, Fosamax etc. But because of Pros and Cones, I stopped it. I was 55-60. I got Osteopenia at 65. Since then I had new doctors ...

Posted 2 days 19 hours ago 0 answers

Is Actonel still on the market?

We received a call from a patient who stated that her pharmacy told her that actonel was no longer available. Is this true or is it just back ordered? Thanks cindy

Posted 10 Feb 2015 1 answer


... Pain that is dibilitating and I have had to purchase a cane to get around. Xrays have been taken, I am waiting for results, but I am wondering if anyone else has experienced this. The pain is ...

Posted 27 Nov 2014 1 answer

My doctor told me that there was a study that after being on actonel for at least 10 years that it?

... would not be effective for me to stay on actonel for a year so i don't currently get the prescription. This concerns me. Is this normal?

Posted 29 Sep 2014 0 answers

Any generic as good as atelvia?

Actonel was my osteopenia med until maker stopped before it went generic and instead offered (at a HIGH price) ATELVIA. Since recently patented, I'd like to get a generic that would not betray ...

Posted 25 Sep 2014 1 answer

I have been taking miacalcin nasal spray about 1 mo. plus evista?

for several years. Since miacalcin I now have pain in both hips and lower back. Is this related to the miacalcin? I was on Actonel previously, which caused GI problems, nerve problems, and finally ...

Posted 30 Jun 2013 1 answer

Has any one taken fasamax and had a bad reaction but then tried actonel and tolerated this better?

I had every side effect with fasamax so I went off of it after three weeks. I was put on Evista and in two years my back has got a little worse. Now they want to put me on Actonel. I am scared to ...

Posted 28 Mar 2013 1 answer

Can I get Actonel for free?

I have to take this med. and I can't get medicaid. I can't afford to pay the high price each month. I'm not able to find a job yet. So I need some help right now.

Posted 3 Feb 2013 1 answer

Can actonel cause muscle and joint pain? I've been taking it for 9 years. I?

2 weeks ago I had injections in my neck for pinched nerves . Drs think it might be fibromyalgia. Having an emg test next week and will not take the actonel again. The pain has to go!!!

Posted 6 Dec 2012 1 answer

Can I use actonel as a conservative treatment of avascular necrosis?

I am 36 year old and diagnosed with avascular necrosis of bilateral femoral head. I have been treated with chemotherapy for two years. Now I am not taking any medicine.

Posted 23 Apr 2012 1 answer

I am having pain in my knees, hips and thighs. I have been on actonel for over 8 years?

I recently stopped taking actonel. How long will the sore thighs, knees and hips last. I have been off the medicine for 4 weeks and still have pain going up and down stairs.

Posted 16 Jan 2012 1 answer

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