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At a recent medical seminar presented by a doctor, she said women shouldn't take ibandronate or?

Posted 3 Aug 2014 by Janjunebug 1 answer

... similar drugs; i.e., Fosamax, Boniva, Actonel, etc., for more than 5 consecutive years. I've been on these meds for 17 consecutive years and, after the seminar, have stopped taking my once-a-month ibandronate. During the Q&A segment, she did mention Denosumab and Teriparapeptide, but ...

Ibandronate - reverse total shoulder replacement surgery?

Posted 9 Apr 2014 by tsnsue 1 answer

I am anticipating a reverse total shoulder surgery in 4weeks. I take Boniva for osteoporosis after having a spinal fracture. Is it recommended to stop this medication before the surgery? If so, how soon before the surgery is it safe to give my monthly oral dose? And then, when is this recommended ...

Is ibandronate sodium is similar to alendronate sodium?

Posted 3 Apr 2013 by jenie 1 answer

bonviva(ibandonate sodium)is similar to alendrnate sodium

Ibandronate - does this drug cause weight gain?

Posted 8 Aug 2013 by Busybug 1 answer

I have been taken this drug for 6 months and it seems i am gaining weight. I have done nothing different or change any eating habits.

Flu like symptoms after Ibandronate inj, should I stop, am I becoming less tolerant?

Posted 8 Sep 2010 by lougirl 1 answer

Ibandronate - I have had 7 boniva injections (quarterly). After the last three injections I have experienced flu-like symptoms that last for approximately one week. The first year I had no side effects. Could this mean I am becoming less tolerant of this drug? Should I consider stopping this ...

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