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Posted 11 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I have hypothyroidism, am pre diabetic, and have osteopenia. I recently was given 20mg pills of prednisone, 2 pills daily (40mg)for contact dermatitis, possibly poison oak. My dosage of prednisone is for 5 days no tapering. My rash continues to spread though only one large blister is oozing on my ...
Posted 20 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I am posted for cervical surgery and I in treatment with Forteo because I have severe osteopenia with a densitometry in -2.3
Posted 21 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
I have suffered for more than 10 yrs from chronic pain due to occipital neuralgia, severe muscle pain, migraines, trigeminal neuralgia, I have osteopenia in lower back, also have herniated and bulging disks in lower back and upper cervical spine. Have degenerative disk disease for more than 30 yrs. ...
Posted 10 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
Am having sciatica pain from S1 and L5 lower back and down right leg. Am diabetic and alpha 1 and osteopenia
Posted 28 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
im diabetic type2 neuropathy in feet w/osteopenia only in toe thru mid-foot. I'm just starting to take metanx..
Posted 9 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... osteopenia? what do you do or take to help with this condition? Thanks
I at one time was prescribed Fosteum for osteopenia, osteoporosis prevention. I'm looking it up now?
Posted 1 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
And there's a big "discontinued" sign over the whole entry - does that mean it's unsafe? Or does it mean it's just not made anymore?
Posted 2 Nov 2015 by • 3 answers
Still suffering from side effects of Prolia shot given to me for osteopenia . Just a warning again, this is a terrible drug for Osteoperosis or Ostepinia . It was originally used and is still used for bone cancer patients!! The drug company Amgen should have to account for promoting Prolia for ...
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 23 Oct 2015 by • 1 answer
... density? I also have arthritis, but not really to bad
Posted 25 Sep 2014 by • 1 answer
Actonel was my osteopenia med until maker stopped before it went generic and instead offered (at a HIGH price) ATELVIA. Since recently patented, I'd like to get a generic that would not betray my bones, but still cost less. Currently pay $ 1000.00 a year for 52 pills (1 a week), after a $ ...
I was prescribed Combipatch by my dr. because of my severe osteopenia and postmenopausal symptoms. I
Posted 4 Aug 2014 by • 1 answer
... haven't had a period in over 2 years. I am on my2nd patch and have started bleeding just like my period with menstrual cramping as well. Is this breakthrough bleeding? Is this something to worry about? I will also be starting a medication that will help with the osteopenia. I plan on ...
Posted 4 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
Can I discontinue the Forteo. I now have only Osteopenia. I would like to stop my treatment of Forteo as my readings are almost back to normal?
Posted 28 May 2013 by • 2 answers
I am almost 64 and female and have just started taking a med for low thyroid levels. Also, would having 550 g of calcium (from juice and almond milk) be too much calcium for b-fast? I am now taking my multivitamin, calcium supplement, and Vitamin D3 tablet for lunch.
Posted 20 May 2012 by • 1 answer
I have been taking pantroprazole for 10 years or more and was just diagnosed with advanced osteopenia. I am 48 years old and in good physical condition. I am 5'6", I weigh 127 pounds and have a good diet. I am very physically active.
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