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Posted 22 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
In 2004 I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis. After being on Actonel Weekly for 2.5 years my health practiioner and I devised a program by which I could give up Actonel and instead have Wagners Total Complete Calcium. this supplement contains Boron, Vitamin K and Vitamin D3 but the amount of Vitamin ...
Posted 28 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I just ask my physician to get me the medicine when I get my alkaline phosphate low, is there any other treatment than using actonel every 6 month or I have to live with it and what to do if I need a jaw work?
Posted 29 Apr 2016 by • 2 answers
I use a tooth guard, but still have the sensitivity. Use sensodyne teeth products etc. any correlation to Actonel?
Posted 6 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
I developed several skin infections when I stopped taking Actonel and began having Prolia injections instead, every 6 months for my osteoporosis. Because skin infections are a rare side effect of Prolia, I stopped the Prolia, and went back to Actonel 4 months ago. Now I have yet another skin ...
Posted 10 Feb 2015 by • 1 answer
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
I HAVE ONLY BEEN ON Actonel FOR 4 MONTHS , ONCE A WEEK DOSE. I AM NOW EXPERIENCING SEVERE RIGHT HIP?
Posted 27 Nov 2014 by • 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
Posted 22 Nov 2011 by • 2 answers
Posted 25 Sep 2014 by • 1 answer
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 my bones, but still cost less. Currently pay $ 1000.00 a year for 52 pills (1 a week), after a $ ...
Posted 14 May 2014 by • 2 answers
Posted 30 Jun 2013 by • 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 24 May 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 28 Mar 2013 by • 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.
Posted 4 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
Is this normal?
Posted 3 Feb 2013 by • 1 answer
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 23 Apr 2012 by • 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.
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