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Posted 16 days ago by • 0 answers
I've had 2 or 3 annual infusions with some improvement (8% in spine; 5% in hips) but Dr. has now recommended switching to Prolia or Forteo. No side effects on Reclast and would like to know if I can use it longer as side effects for other 2 alternatives may be unacceptable. Thanks for any ...
Posted 1 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Doc prescribed this for me about 1-1/2 yrs ago, but discontinued it after 10 mos because of the horrible nausea that started bothering me. However, my thin bones need help and this is best med for my condition so doc wanted me to retry it, only doing injections every other day. Was doing fine for ...
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Posted 25 Dec 2016 by • 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 ...
Forteo - I'm only 43 and have full osteoporosis in spine and now showing on my right hip. After 2yrs
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Posted 15 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
My husband has been injecting himself every morning with Forteo and he has been complaining of nausea. I just read that it is a side effect. Is there anything that can help him?
Posted 26 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
I completed 22 months of Forteo ending in 2006. I just had spinal fusion surgery and am wearing an electro magnetic bone growth stimulator brace (2 hours per day). Can Forteo be used again in this situation? Would Forteo stimulate bone growth or can it be used only once per lifetime?
Posted 27 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
I'm already in a lot of pain and also a type one diabetic. If this drug causes more pain than I won't be able to function. Im afraid to start taking this drug! Any suggestions?
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Posted 13 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
Forteo medication for osteoporosis requires that it be constantly chilled. For travel it come with kit which includes two small frozen packets. I am wondering if ice would suffice in place of refrigeration and the frozen packets.
Posted 18 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
My mother was on Forteo just a few years ago. She died suddenly within 3 weeks from acute leukemia. She had no health issues what so ever. I cant help but wonder if this drug caused her cancer.
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Posted 6 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
For getting osteosarcoma increased? I was told the radiation went thru part of the spine and lower ribs. I don't really want to stop the Forteo as I was told this was my last option to help my severe osteo. I have had several stress fractures in the past 2 yr including 4 lumbar, 3 pelvic, a ...
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