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Posted 18 Jul 2012 by • 43 answers
I've had problems with Fosamax and can't take Boniva due to kidney failure. But the Prolia is a 6 month injection or infusion, so I'm concerned about side effects. Thanks for any input.
Posted 22 Sep 2012 by • 2 answers
I was on Fosamax years ago for Osteopenia. Bone density exams showed improvement. After being on the drug for over five years studies came out suggesting that taking Fosamax for over five years was not a good idea. My GYN and I decided to take a break. A couple years after that I was struck with a ...
Posted 22 Nov 2011 by • 2 answers
Posted 9 Feb 2013 by • 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.
Posted 27 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 14 May 2010 by • 2 answers
Does this regimen hinder the absorption of either Synthroid or Fosamax. I wait at least an hour after taking Fosamax before eating breakfast. Also I have recently had thyroidectomy and radiation treatment for thyroid cancer (within the last 6 months). Should I be taking Fosamax at all because of ...
Posted 8 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
Leg and jaw pain.
Posted 11 days ago • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
How to compare the effect of Fosamax and Boniva? Which one is better in prevention of oesteoporosis?
Posted 21 Oct 2009 by • 2 answers
Posted 4 Mar 2010 by • 1 answer
crave a cup of coffee when I wake up in the morning. I also really dislike waking up and drinking a glass of water. Are we supposed to take Fosamax upon awaking to be certain that we have an empty stomach? What if I have coffee and breakfast and then not eat or drink for at least seven hours. Then ...
Posted 30 Mar 2012 by • 4 answers
Posted 25 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
Doc said onky 5 per cent absorbed.
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
For persons who have experienced pain in joints and bones with taking Fosamax, did those symptoms subside when you stopped the drug? How long was it before you returned to normal? Did you have lasting conditions?
Posted 28 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
Posted 19 Feb 2012 by • 4 answers
My mom is taking 40MG of Cortef and her doctor has recommended she take Fosanex or Boniva to slow the process of bone loss. My concern is the possible side effects of these two medications. I read that Progestrone may be used instead. Any opinions?
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