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Is weight gain one of the side affects of the Forteo?

Posted 1 Mar 2015 6 answers

I've been on the Forteo for about 13 months. I had gain 15 lbs in this time. I go to the pool twice a week and walk whenever weather permits or go to the gym on alternate days. No matter what I do with my diet or exercise I cannot loose any weight. I am 65 years old and have never had such a ...

Forteo - the pharmacy told my grandma she would have to pay $4500.00 for her script, is this right?

Posted 30 Jul 2012 6 answers

The pharmacy told my grandma she would have to pay $4500.00 to pick up her script of forteo.Dr said that there is no way it costs that much. Any info on the price or how to get it cheaper would help. Thanks

Has anyone taken prolia for osteoporosis? Have you experienced any negative side effects after?

Posted 11 Jul 2017 3 answers

I have been on Forteo for 2 years and now am told that I need to go on Prolia because of my severe osteoporosis which has improved since Forteo. However you can only stay on Foreo for 2 years. I have read the side effects and I am am very worried about getting this s shot. Has anyone had an ...

Should I start Forteo for severe osteoporosis?

Posted 13 days ago 2 answers

i was just diagnosed with severe osteoporosis at age 58 Female. I am so scared to take this due to all the bad reviews like tooth and hair loss. I don’t want to have a major break in bones but I must make decsion as medicine will arrive tomorrow. Is this drug worth 2 years of injections? So ...

I have been on Forteo for 7 months and have started feeling so fuzzy brained for the past month and?

Posted 19 May 2012 6 answers

tired. Is this an effect of the Forteo. I also have pain in my back and leg cramps and weight gain. I am also extremely tired all of the time which is unusual for me.

I really need some help with this question of mine.It has to do with osteoporosis,taking forteo for?

Posted 21 Sep 2012 4 answers

... 2 yrs & now needing dental work done.I have RA also,^ are now on many perscription drugs including aggrenox because of 2 strokes.Humira for RA.I was taking forteo for 2 yrs. I've been off of it at least a yr or longer.I had my teeth cleaned recently & my dentist sent me to an oral ...

Does prolia or forteo cause jaw dislocation?

Posted 7 Jan 2015 5 answers

My mother has completed taking forteo for two years that resulted in no bone growth. After this last treatment she was placed on prolia. She has completed two treatments. Her jaw dislocates while eating or brushing her teeth. Sometimes it dislocates while she is just watching t.v. Because she has ...

How long does it take to get Forteo out of your system?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 2 answers

Client taking Forteo almost 2 years and having severe joint pain, dizziness, heartburn among other Forteo listed side effects. Pain pills give no relief. Very sure it is the Forteo, due to calcium elevation and other lab results (negative and positive). How long after Forteo discontinuation will ...

Does using forteo cause severe back pain?

Posted 11 Dec 2011 4 answers

My mother has been using forteo for approximately l week and has developed an increased amount of back pain. We don't know if this is caused by the use of this medication or if this is something else.

Has anyone had an elevated ALT Liver test while taking Forteo?

Posted 3 Mar 2013 5 answers

I just got out of the hospital with the following symptoms. For months, I've had hip/joint pain & headaches. Then Monday, I had nausea, vomiting and extreme pain in my right side of my chest. Went to Urgent Care and the lab work showed I had an elevated liver and was sent to Emergency. I ...

Can you take Tymlos if you have taken Forteo?

Posted 5 Jul 2017 1 answer

Osteoporosis - How soon do you feel the side effects when taking Forteo?

Posted 2 Oct 2011 4 answers

I am 76 and just started taking Forteo, being I have joint pain all the time, I would not notice that as a side effect. My only other condition is trying to learn how to cope with a shoulder replacement. Which means I have to type with one ignore typing errors please.

For the people with osteoporosis that take Forteo injections like me?

Posted 17 Feb 2012 4 answers

this is poited in todays newsletter by the FDA; good read & hope for the future... Mary THURSDAY Feb. 16, 2012 -- Remote controls may not be for just appliances anymore. In a new small study, women with severe osteoporosis were implanted with a microchip that releases bone-building drugs at ...

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