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Anyone tried Prolia for osteoporosis? If so, did you have any side effects from it?

I've had problems with Fosamax and can't take Boniva due to kidney failure. But the Prolia is a 6 month injection or infusion, so I'm concerned about side effects. Thanks for any ...

Posted 18 Jul 2012 17 answers

Forteo - was any one concerned about the risks of cancer?

My doctor has suggested coming off the Fosamax and going on Forteo. I am really concerned about the cancer risk. Any thoughts?

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

Fosamax - I am experiencing lower back, maybe hip joint pain after taking this each week. It slowly?

... goes away, but muscles feel weak. Is this normal, or should be reported to the Dr.? Have been on this just for about 6 weeks, and the pain has been about that long also!!

Posted 18 days ago 1 answer

Does taking levothyroxine and fosamax reduce absorbtion or effectiveness of either?

Doc said onky 5 per cent absorbed.

Posted 25 Apr 2015 1 answer

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 30 Mar 2015 0 answers

What can I do for stomach pain from fosamax?

Is there any thing that I can take to ease the cramps?

Posted 2 Mar 2015 1 answer

Zoledronic Acid - Same side effects as the weekly Fosamax biofosfate tabletts?

Have taken the once-a-week Fosamax pill for some months, but the stomach pain got worse and worse so I had to stop. Does the yearly injection of Zoledronic acid give the same side effects? Should I ...

Posted 8 Feb 2015 1 answer


Does it matter what time of day I take the Fosamax? I take my other medication at time a

... day. Just so long as I sit up for 30 minutes after taking with my water, what makes the difference? This is the most inconvenient pill I take. I usually forget to take it on the one weekend day, ...

Posted 31 Jan 2015 1 answer

The side affects of Prolia seem profound. Are they realistic?

I was on Foxamax for 40 years or so. New physician has recommended Prolia. I ordered it and the paperwork with it covered many side affects. What is the norm?

Posted 8 Dec 2014 2 answers

Is Alendronate the same as Fosamax?

I thought Alendronate Sodium Tablets, USP were a calcium suppliment that was different from Fosamax. Please advise me if the ingredients are the same. Thank you

Posted 3 Jan 2015 1 answer

Is Fosamax plus D the same as Oscal + D?

Posted 31 Dec 2014 1 answer

Why do I have to see a dental surgeon for removing teeth if I had taken?

foxamax 20 years ago and discontinued it 3 years after

Posted 3 Oct 2014 1 answer

If I forget to take my generic version of Fosamax, should I take the the next day? And what if I fo?

I'm a 61 yo white female and am taking the medication to treat moderate osteoporosis (diagnosed by bone scan).

Posted 17 Sep 2014 0 answers

Can fosamax cause hightened sexuality?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 1 answer

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