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What can be done about pain in the leg which comes on with use of Fosamax, what can I take instead?

Posted 9 Feb 2013 by Vivianne Marie 3 answers

I have had pain in the right leg for some time now. It appears with use of alendronate (Fosamax), and Evista. Any recommendation for a drug for osteoporosis that would not have this debilitating effect? I am included in the four percent who suffer this side effect with use of Fosamax.

Does Evista cause hair loss?

Posted 24 Jul 2010 by Igmaster 1 answer

What are the long term side effects of taking Evista?

Posted 26 Sep 2010 by workout 1 answer

I have been taken evist for oever 10 yrs and now bone destinty is decreasisng what are the long term use of evista? Patty Schneider

Oseoporosis - Should I use prolia or evista?

Posted 15 Sep 2012 by Lakenormansouth 1 answer

I am 60 and have osteo in hip and spine I can't decide what treatment to take help

Will evista make me gain weight?

Posted 17 Jun 2010 by rls00701 2 answers

Back pain from Evista?

Posted 11 Jul 2010 by Caroclara 1 answer

I have been taking Evista for 15 years,in the last two years I've had muscle pain on both sides of my mid back. Then I noticed one of the side effects of Evista is myalgia. I've told my Doctor but she doesn't seem concerned. Any one else have this bi-lateral muscle pain?

I am 67 years old and have taken Evista for over 10 years can I stop taking it?

Posted 7 Jul 2011 by Carol Z 1 answer

I read an article saying that someone such as I should stop taking this drug after being on it for several years as it may have harmful side effects.

64 year old 11 yr breast cancer survivor. I was on tamoxafen for 1 yr?

Posted 12 Jul 2012 by Tmck7 2 answers

then arimidex for 4 yrs. Then I was put on Evista for 6 years. I have been off Evista for one month. I am stil having hot flashes. Is this a side effect of stopping the medication after taking hormone blocker for so long? Teresa

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 was treated for blood clots in left leg and had clots in both lungs. I am a 76 yr old female.?

Posted 14 Mar 2014 by sgmbeverly 2 answers

... Have been taking evista for at least 10 ys. I am on 20 mg xarelto. Can I resume taking evista?

Is Estrogen Cream compatable with taking Raloxifene Hcl?

Posted 20 Nov 2014 by Pi1949 1 answer

A few years ago I was diagnosed with osteoporosis, and my doctor prescribed Raloxifene Hcl (Evista) . I was told I had to discontinue taking Estrogen while taking Raloxifene Hcl. I had previously taken Estrogen pills for several years (after a hysterectomy). I have recently developed a prolapsed ...

Breast Cancer, Prevention - Hi, I have been diagnosed with DCIS, oestrogen receptor positive. I am?

Posted 23 Oct 2009 by Shayne Hingle 1 answer

... 48 years old and perimenopausal. I would appreciate it if you could advise whether I could take Evista instead of Tamoxifen? Many thanks Shayne

15 years on Evista?

Posted 31 Dec 2009 by Mama6kill 1 answer

I have been taking Evista for 15 years. I am now 65 and on medicare with a Humana supplement that includes the drug plan. At one point I was paying 20.00 per month with my employee drug plan. When the company switched plans the Evista increased to 35.00 per month. Now that I am on medicare with a ...

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 ...

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