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Anyone tried Prolia for osteoporosis? If so, did you have any side effects from it?

Posted 18 Jul 2012 by sara12345 42 answers

I've had problems with Fosamax and can't take Boniva due to kidney failure. But the Prolia is a 6 month injection or infusion, so I'm concerned about side effects. Thanks for any input.

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

Posted 16 Oct 2012 by kathy1105 6 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 ...

How do you take cymbalta, 2 pills daily, 1st script - 2 pills night, next script 1 twice a day??

Posted 11 Jun 2012 by AMBERRDM 9 answers

when do most take their pills, day, night, 2 pills at a time or 1 pill twice a day, morning and evening? i am also on the Butrans Pain patch for osteoporosis pain. my recent bone density test -4.6 also on Buspirone 2 tablets twice daily and various other drugs for COPD. I was prescribed Cymbalta ...

Anyone with prolonged effects from Prolia? Mine are bad?

Posted 16 Dec 2012 by sara12345 8 answers

I'm wondering if anyone else had had prolonged side effects from Prolia and if the side effects ever went away. I am super stressed because my lying in bed almost 24/7 for the past 6 days has caused throbbing bruising on parts of my head. I had to lie flat or I had terrible pain since a spinal ...

Prolia & jaw pain?

Posted 21 Feb 2012 by dakota47 5 answers

I started Prolia in Dec 2011 for osteoporosis. I had previously been on IV Boniva & Reclast for 5 yrs. I noticed some jaw discomfort in January which has become more frequent & intense. It now is accompanied by headaches & nausea. Any others have this side effect & what helps? I ...

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 ...

Can muscle, joint and bone pain with Fosamax be severe enough to be debilitating?

Posted 22 Sep 2012 by Tobeleh 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 ...

Steroid injections - will these make my osteoporosis worse?

Posted 14 May 2014 by 486ocean 4 answers

I had 6 steroid shots in the heel of my foot for pain that I was having due to heel spurs. I also have the beginning of osteoporosis and I didn't know at that time that steroid injections were bad for osteoporosis. Do you think it will make the osteoporosis worse and cause more bone loss? I ...

New info out about taking calcium alone. You must take it with magnesium says a new study!!?

Posted 7 Jul 2012 5 answers

ORANGE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The British Medical Journal recently published a large analysis based on the results of 5 clinical trials conducted in the U.S., Great Britain and New Zealand that involved more than 8,000 people. The analysis concluded that, "Calcium supplements ...

Does prolia make weight gain & hunger, sores in & around mouth that doesn't heal, tired, back pain?

Posted 28 Dec 2013 by Tapplegate 4 answers

Started prolia last year, had a fall back in 2000 but back pain now is severe, just started flexeril, weight gain because I stay hungry all the time, head itches, mouth has sores in it & 1 outside that doesn't heal, more easily stressed & agitated easy, hysterectomy when I was 27,hands ...

Has anyone taken prolia for osteoporosis? Have you experienced any negative side effects after?

Posted 11 Jul 2017 by Robin1952 3 answers

I have been on Forteo for 2 years and now am told that I need to go on Prolia because of my severe osteoporosis which has improved since Forteo. However you can only stay on Foreo for 2 years. I have read the side effects and I am am very worried about getting this s shot. Has anyone had an ...

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 ...

Has anyone had any experience with Terifrac which is marketed by Intas Biopharma in India?

Posted 29 May 2012 by rajasahni 3 answers

It is a drug that needs to be injected daily and is used for persons with advanced osteoporosis. I am particularly curious about the side effects and related issues that may arise from prolonged usage.

Hydrochlorothiazide - anyone had a weird headache, like someone is pushing the back and sides?

Posted 2 Sep 2012 by questionthatneed 3 answers

Hello all, I had a quick question baout this medication. I hope someody has experienced this or heard of it. I started this medication along with amphlidine. after 4 days my blood pressure went down from 176/104 to 133/88. I feel like my energy is returning but, my head feels really weird. ...

Have had 1 Prolia shot, no side effects. If I need dental work, after 6 months can I stop for a?

Posted 19 Mar 2015 by bwhitaker5978 5 answers

... couple of months, wait for mouth to heal, and then have the 2 shot?

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