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Are there any interactions between Boniva and raloxifene?

Posted 8 Sep 2016 by SFSailLady 0 answers

What happens if they were taken on the same day?

How can I get finacial assistane for Boniva?

Posted 6 Aug 2016 by pegbob 0 answers

I pay $95 a month for generic and I am on a fixed income. with my other precriptions this has become a burden. I have tried other products and Boniva is the only one that has helped with my bone loss

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 ...

Prevention of Osteoporosis - Does reclaps reverse osteoporis?

Posted 14 Aug 2014 by Barbaraboehs 1 answer

My dr has recommended an IV of reclapse for osteoporis. Does it halt it or reverse it?

I have been taking Femhrt for the last 3 years. What is up with the manufactor back order?

Posted 26 Sep 2011 by cathystan 4 answers

My walgreens has been out my Femhrt for at least 5 weeks. They say it is a manufactor back order. My hot flashes are not on back order. There is not a generic. So what is the best replacement for this hormone replacement? Or is the manufactor going to start manufactoring Femhrt.

What can be done about pain in the leg which comes on with use of Fosamax, what can I take instead?

Posted 9 Feb 2013 by Vivianne Marie 3 answers

I have had pain in the right leg for some time now. It appears with use of alendronate (Fosamax), and Evista. Any recommendation for a drug for osteoporosis that would not have this debilitating effect? I am included in the four percent who suffer this side effect with use of Fosamax.

The first pack I took of lo loestrin fe was fine, I had my period during the last four pills?

Posted 7 Nov 2013 by Kari0101 1 answer

However I didn't have my period after completing the second pack. I had some symptoms but never started. I just started my third pack a few days ago. I also took a pregnancy test that turned out negative. Is there a chance that I am pregnant? Is missing normal with this pill? I take the pills ...

Evista - is there a length of time to take this medication?

Posted 31 Jul 2013 by mina655 1 answer

ie: it's reported after 5 yrs fosamax if not longer effective and should be discontinued. At a Women's Health Seminar, a gyn told us that fosamax was found to no longer be effective after 5 years of use. Does this hold for all medications in this category or just the fosamax?

How long does Boniva stay in your systems ?

Posted 18 Feb 2013 by Claudie 1 answer

Have stopped taking Boniva but wonder how long it remains in my body.

Does alendronate cause or prevent bone loss?

Posted 10 Feb 2013 by Smith Sandy 1 answer

From letters to your forum, I notice that alendronate apparently can cause loss of bone in the jaw, resulting in loose teeth. I thought the purpose of alendronate was to prevent bone loss and osteoporosis. At 59 YO I have been taking alendronate for around five years already. Should I stop taking ...

Side effects on Alendronate Sodium Oral tablet once a week?

Posted 28 Mar 2012 by sagil 2 answers

I started 2 months ago taking once a week alendronate sodium and I also have rheumatoid arthritis. So also on prednisone, leucovorin, and methotrexate. I am having issues with the alendronate such as gas and bowels frequently and very soft. Could this be due to this regiment for osteoporosis or my ...

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