My mother has completed taking forteo for two years that resulted in no bone growth. After this last treatment she was placed on prolia. She has completed two treatments. Her jaw dislocates while eating or brushing her teeth. Sometimes it dislocates while she is just watching t.v. Because she has had many incidents, she is very careful in opening her mouth in any situation. These incidents happen as frequent as 1-3 times a week. Her dentist is no help.
I can relate to you mom I had the same problem, I took prolia and stopped when it started and there was no change in bones, I think all bone med's make them hard and they will break like a tooth pick, I had all kinds of side effects joint pains all the time, in answer to your question jaw problems is a side effect to the bone med's, my Dentist just made me a mouth piece to wear at night this has been helpful to me, you have to wear it every night, also I had it called to start with TMJ, got different answers from each Doctor I saw, good luck to your mother with this wish I could be of more help.
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