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Can you get rheumatoid or osteoarthritis in the back of your head?

Posted 16 Oct 2012 by kathy1105 5 answers

Hello - Just a quick question.I have RA & Osteoporsis. For a few days the back of my head is sore Could i have reumatoid or osteoporosis in my head ? I never heard of it before but i suppose anything is possible. Could someone get back to me. I do have RA throughout my body & osteoporosis ...

I have now had my 3rd annual Reclast infusion - May 2015, May 2016 and June 20117. How do I know if?

Posted 13 days ago by Pigs2Cats4 0 answers

... it is helping my bones? My doctor has not done any bone density scans or testing of any kind

Need alternative to levothyroxine because have osteoporosis?

Posted 19 May 2017 by joananne 1 answer

Levothyroxine can cause bone loss. I have osteoporosis. What is an alternative for hypothyroidism?

Zoledronic Acid - My wife had an Aclasta infusion 4 days ago. Fainted that night. Has been feeling?

Posted 19 May 2017 by May48 0 answers

... awful since. How long do side effects usually last?

How many years is it safe to have a Reclast infusion for osteoporosis?

Posted 11 May 2017 by Bwolf1974 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 ...

Oral and Dental Conditions - How doe taking osteoporosis medicine affect the jaw bone and future?

Posted 30 Apr 2017 by Rufuswood 0 answers

... dental work, like dental implants? My endocrinologist said it a was not advisable to take osteoporosis medicine if extensive dental work was required because of the side effects of the medications on the jaw bone. I have about a year's worth of extensive dental work needed but I also NEED ...

Actonel - For the reviewers, what dose were you taking? Was it for osteoporosis?

Posted 26 Apr 2017 by Bronakins 1 answer

The reviewers experiences were so different. I wondered if it had something to do with the dosing?

Coeliac disease and fructose malabsorption. Is Prolia safe?

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by Dooziebird 0 answers

I have coeliac disease and fructose malabsorption and recently have been diagnosed with osteoporosis. I am desperately trying to up my calcium intake as I am not comfortable having to have the Prolia injections as advised. Is there anyone out there who can inform me in reference to my question. It ...

Fosamax Pain In Joints and Bones?

Posted 3 Apr 2017 by letters2mary 1 answer

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?

Prolia 6 monthly shots to treat osteoporosis?

Posted 19 Jun 2014 by Hahogan 3 answers

I am due to start my first shot but am hesitant and afraid as there are some people with such bad reactions. I may be okay or at best, have bearable side effects but what if the side effects are really bad and last for the duration of 6 months and I can't lead a normal life. My doctor is mad ...

1. What BMD increase can reasonably and typically be expected with Fosamax or similar drugs ? 1%, 5?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by ittiandro 0 answers

I am a 75 years old man and I have just been diagnosed with osteoporosis ( T score : -4.3 on the spine.). I’m waiting to discuss treatment with my orthopedic. In the meantime, I’d like to know a bit more about Fosamax. in order to see whether it is really effective and, even if it ...

Thyroid Desiccated - Armour and Osteoporosis?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by Nessie Ness 0 answers

I have severe osteoporosis (-3.9) due to primary hyperparthyroidism. Operation in 2001, removal of parathyroid adenoma and total thyroidectomy because by chance during the operation a papillary-follicular cancer was detected. RAI 150. Now 16 years later the 1 parathyroid left over is ...

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