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Posted 14 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
I have rheumatoid arthritis which makes it almost impossible for me to push the tablet through the blister pack. Considering what this medicine is for, it should be packaged in an easy open bottle!! Very poor design!!
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Posted 11 Sep 2016 by • 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 • 0 answers
... after I started taking the medicine been eating more blame food and not helping and still having a lot of pain
Posted 18 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
I took fosomax for almost two months. I have gained a lot of weight in a short time.
Posted 19 Dec 2015 by • 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?
Posted 18 May 2016 by • 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?
Posted 7 Apr 2016 by • 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 ...
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Posted 2 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
I need 1 extraction and 2 implants.
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 • 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?
Posted 23 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 19 Apr 2015 by • 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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