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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 ...

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

Posted 1 day 9 hours ago 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 ...

Has anyone had increased blood sugar levels since starting Prolia?

Posted 2 Feb 2017 by Kaysusan 0 answers

My levels were fine before but 6 months on had gone up dramatically now 12 months on and they are up again.

How will risedronate affect me after dental treatment?

Posted 27 Jan 2017 by socky 1 answer

I have been on the drug for 6 weeks and may have to have a tooth removed.

How long does it take to get Forteo out of your system?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by solarnp 2 answers

Client taking Forteo almost 2 years and having severe joint pain, dizziness, heartburn among other Forteo listed side effects. Pain pills give no relief. Very sure it is the Forteo, due to calcium elevation and other lab results (negative and positive). How long after Forteo discontinuation will ...

I have non-diabetic PN that is still undiagnosed. My doc wants to put me on methotrexate and I am n?

Posted 15 Jan 2017 by nrfuqua 0 answers

not convinced. I tried 15 wks of IV steroids b/c they suspected vasculitis. It helped for awhile, but I can't take it any longer since I now have osteoporosis. Has anyone tried this for PN? I also had a spinal fusion at L4-L5,which might still be causing a problem. I use a walker now, and my ...

Does Ostelin Vitamin D3 cause sun spots and warts after prolonged use?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Careen 0 answers

In 2004 I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis. After being on Actonel Weekly for 2.5 years my health practiioner and I devised a program by which I could give up Actonel and instead have Wagners Total Complete Calcium. this supplement contains Boron, Vitamin K and Vitamin D3 but the amount of Vitamin ...

Is Prolia going to make my Polymyalgia Rheumatica worse?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 by 2cute4u 3 answers

Have been on Prednisone for 1 1/2 years for PMR, a painful autoimmune disease. My recent bone scan showed severe osteoporosis with T scores as low as -4.7 and -3.3 in my spine and hip. I am 63 and I don't dare not to take Prolia. I found a few programs online with natural supplements with ...

Does taking yrica cause weight gain? I have been on lyrica for 6 years and feel it is contributing?

Posted 8 Nov 2016 by dianne8149 3 answers

I have been taking Lyrica for 6years and my Dr has increased my dosage to 225mg twice daily. I suffer from FMS and osteoarthritis and osteoporosis and chronic fatigue. I also take 120mg Cymbalta and wonder if this drug can cause weight gain. I dont sleep much at night and i am always tired and in ...

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 ...

I have osteoporosis and take Solpadol. Is it safe for me to take Maca with Solpadol?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by shivers5842 0 answers

I take 2 Solpadol 4 times daily. I also have a stomach ulcer and IBS. I don't take any other medication just Solpadol. I'm Male and 52 years old.

Why should zoledronic only be given every 6 months for the treatment of bone loss?

Posted 19 Nov 2016 by Kevin Zhu 0 answers

Hi, I am working only my pharmacology assignment, and one of the question is ask why the zoledronic acid should only be given every 6 months for the treatment of boneloss. Can anybody help me with it? Thanks

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