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Can I fast during the day before taking Boniva?

Is there any reason not to fast for at least 8 hours during the day prior to taking Boniva instead of fasting overnight? I need to eat first thing in the morning, so I often end up skipping monthly ...

Posted 9 Jun 2015 0 answers

Boniva - After taking 150 mg tablet first time in my life, I developed severe chest and neck pain in

... 24 hours. I took Advil 3 times (3 x 400 mg) over last 24 hours, but no relief. Is there anything I should do to reduce pain

Posted 6 Apr 2015 2 answers

What are the effects if I stop taking Boniva after 3 months?

I would like to stop taking Boniva but some medications have side effects after doing this. Does Boniva have any of those?

Posted 17 Oct 2014 1 answer

I was told that Boniva is no longer working for me my Dexa Scan Number are worse?

I was advised to take Prolia ... I am scared to death after reading all the side effects ..they are numerous more than I have ever had for any other drug I have ever taken..I am at a loss of what to ...

Posted 15 Mar 2014 3 answers

Can you take TUMS while using Boniva?

My wife took her Boniva 1 a month on the 20th of March, it was her second month. At present she is having some stomach discomfort. Can she take TUMS while using the Boniva??

Posted 8 Apr 2014 1 answer

Ibandronate - reverse total shoulder replacement surgery?

I am anticipating a reverse total shoulder surgery in 4weeks. I take Boniva for osteoporosis after having a spinal fracture. Is it recommended to stop this medication before the surgery? If so, how ...

Posted 9 Apr 2014 1 answer

I need to have dental work done on a tooth that I had a root canel?

done on, I've taken Boniva for over 10 years, I have to get the Boniva out of my system before anything can be done. Is there anything I can do to get it out quicker ?

Posted 31 May 2013 4 answers

Does boniva offer a prior authoriztion assist like Prolia does?

Prolia has a form they fill out and send in for the patient that tells us if covered, has dedectible been met, etc ?

Posted 4 Sep 2013 1 answer

How long does Boniva stay in your systems ?

Have stopped taking Boniva but wonder how long it remains in my body.

Posted 18 Feb 2013 1 answer

Missed my dosage by 20 days... can I take the next one as regularly scheduled?

I usually take Boniva every 1st of the month. THis time, I forgot to take it as scheduled and took it just today, Jan. 19. Can I still take the next regular dosage on February 01?

Posted 19 Jan 2013 1 answer

Boniva - stopped treatment because bone density good then got fractures again, boniva again?

Back in January, 2010, I had my bone density done, and it was alot better so my Dr., took me off and my body started cracking all over, so I asked him to put me back on it, do you think the Boniva ...

Posted 7 Aug 2012 1 answer

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