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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 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 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 15 Apr 2012 by • 2 answers
My mother had severe osteoporosis and was on synthroid(levothyroxin) for many years. I, also, have osteopenia and have been on it for about 10 years. Is there a better alternative? Also have glaucoma and on an eye drop beta blocker... any reaction with synthroid? I am 69 years old. I am worried ...
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 30 Oct 2009 by • 3 answers
(C3-4,C4-5) with osteophyte formation and sclerosis on. C5 and then from below C7 in several discs all the way down to my tailbone, including my tail bone, and also a bulge on my tailbone. Everywhere that I have the Degenerative disease I also have either osteo-phyte formation or osteo-artritis. In ...
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.
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 15 Oct 2010 by • 2 answers
My other medications are nexium, levothyroxine, benicar, carvedilol, klonopin, wellbutrin sr, and pristiq.
My daughter had one year of lupron daily then monthly injections for precocious puberty when she was
Posted 12 Oct 2012 by • 1 answer
... nine years old. She is now 33 and has been having chronic fatigue for about five years. The latest round of tests shows that she has bone loss in both femurs. One loss is enough to be osteopenia and the other femur is .1 away from it. She had the lupron injections in the front of her upper leg ...
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 23 Jul 2010 by • 1 answer
I am 63. Take 1000 mg of Epitol for seizures daily. Last 12 months on Fosamax which helped DEXA results improve for first time ever. What are my chances of drug interaction or more propensity to seizures. Mine are idiopathic, mostly petit mal.
Posted 7 Nov 2010 by • 1 answer
My bone density test showed osteopenia rather than osteoporosis. Lumbar spine tested "normal," but femur was in osteopenia range and treatment was recommended. I am 80 and small-boned with some family history of osteoporosis. Also, I have a leg condition that prevents me from walking a ...
Posted 17 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
My husband has commenced treatment with fosamax five weeks ago. He had recently been diagnosed with osteopenia; he suffered a compression fracture of his L1 vertebra in 2010, and also has widespread degenerative disease in his lumbar spine. In the past couple of weeks he has complained of much more ...
Posted 12 Jun 2012 by • 1 answer
I'm 28 years old. I have osteopenia and osteoporosis. But I also have Autoimmune thyroiditis. Is it safe for me to use Aclasta?
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