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After one dose of alendronate I have been constipated, not gone to bathroom in five days now. Just?

Posted 11 Sep 2016 by Wee ones 0 answers

... took my second dose yesterday and now really worried that it is going to make it worse. Has anyone else had this effect and if so how did you counteract it? I take herbal laxatives and Restoralax which usually work wonders on me (have IBS too). Does anyone know if the herbs used in herbal ...

Does alendronate have affect on the liver or pancreas? Would like to know having trouble with these?

Posted 21 Aug 2016 by BRUCE COLE 0 answers

... after I started taking the medicine been eating more blame food and not helping and still having a lot of pain

Does alendronate cause weight gain?

Posted 18 Jul 2016 by moralesjudy 0 answers

I took fosomax for almost two months. I have gained a lot of weight in a short time.

Alendronate & Stomach Pains etc?

Posted 18 May 2016 by Gwen4280 0 answers

I was prescribed 70 mg tablet of Alendronate and took my first tablet on Sunday, I have been having stomach pain, headache and muscle aches since. How long are these symptoms going to last?

Prednisone - I have iGa Nephropathy (Berger's Disease) and have been prescribed 60 mg of Pred?

Posted 7 Apr 2016 by RaeB 0 answers

I take the 60 mg at once, I also take Alendronate 5mg/daily and losartan 100mg/day and vitamin D, calcium, and fish oils. 3 weeks in and the effects are brutal. My sleep pattern is awful- I find it very difficult to fall asleep and stay asleep. My eyes are puffy and there is pressure. Occasional ...

Will hair grow back after stopping alendronate and if so, how long does it take?

Posted 19 Dec 2015 by Lorraine1234 1 answer

I took alendronate once a week for 1 1/2 years and lost a lot of hair. I have stopped taking the drug but cannot find any information on whether or not the hair will grow back and if so how long does it take?

If I forget to take the Alendronate until 4 days late, do I take it the next AM or just skip a dose?

Posted 30 Dec 2015 by aviron 0 answers

I forgot to take my Alendronate on Sunday and remembered Wednesday afternoon, should I take it Thursday morning and then continue with my regular Sunday doses? Or take it Thursday and take my Sunday dose Monday for one week? Or skip the dose this week?

How long do I have to be off of alendronate before I can safely have major dental work done?

Posted 2 Dec 2014 by happy22 1 answer

I need 1 extraction and 2 implants.

Alendronate/Cholecalciferol - How long do I have to take this medicine for it to work? Do I have to?

Posted 12 Mar 2015 1 answer

... keep taking it for life or for a short time?

Does Risedronate affect finger nails?

Posted 19 Apr 2015 by Skatergranny 1 answer

I am 65 years old female and following a low impact fracture to my wrist in December 2013, I was prescribed Bisphosphonates commencing with alendronate last June. I was troubled by musculoskeletal pain and switched to Risedronate in approximately August 2014. I began to notice about 6 months into ...

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