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What is the difference between fosamax and actonel?

Posted 22 Nov 2011 by rose51 2 answers

What medications are available to treat osteoporosis?

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Has anyone been diagnosed with Leukemia,after taking monthly Actonel?

Posted 19 Dec 2010 by fudgy00710 3 answers

After taking monthly actonel which slowly caused muscle weakness and pain all over, especially in jaws and feet,heart palpations,severe weakness, night sweats,confusion.Doctors said symptoms were not related to actonel..but after researching,I realized they could be wrong,so I stopped actonel and ...

How can I calculate the risk of osteonecosis of the jaw after taking Actonel weekly for 5 years?

Posted 10 May 2011 by coniston 2 answers

I have osteoporosis of the spine BMD -3.1

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

Posted 28 Mar 2013 by dm0830 1 answer

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 death to take this. Wondering if this has happened to anyone else and how you responded.

I'm concerned because my doctor says that I can stop taking Actonel?

Posted 18 Mar 2010 by Marderr115 1 answer

I have been taking it for about 4 years and my bone density scans have returned to the normal range. If I stop taking Actonel, won't I be prone to fractures again?

How long a persons need to take Actonel?

Posted 19 Mar 2010 by hector31 1 answer

I am takin Actonel for five years. I woul like to know, for how long I have to take this medicine.

What are other medication is recommended instead of monthly actonel? I have effects from actonel?

Posted 7 Jun 2010 by rookclarke 1 answer

I have been taking actonel for over 1 and a half years. About every 3 months I have side effects the day after taking actonel: bad joint pain all over, fever, chills, runs and nausea.

Can Actonel cause side effects to the liver similar to excessive alcohol drinking?

Posted 3 Jun 2011 by phoebejune 1 answer

I have just had a blood test (Liver function) serum gamma GT level 375u/l. I have been taking weekly actonel for approx 3 years. NB I rarely drink even a small glass of wine

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

Posted 16 Jan 2012 by mdelorio 1 answer

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.

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

Posted 23 Apr 2012 by marlinprisi 1 answer

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.

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

Posted 6 Dec 2012 by Help56 1 answer

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!!!

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

Posted 30 Jun 2013 by Nonna65 1 answer

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 decided never to take that drug again! My recent BD shows osteoporosis, which did not improve with ...


Posted 27 Nov 2014 by bordercollee 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 unbearable. Irene

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