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What is the average cost for 4 mg (1 vial) of Zometa. My hospital went from an average cost of $700?

Posted 19 Aug 2014 by HLM091933 2 answers

... In 2013 to 4times that in 2014. When I questioned the accounting personel, they gave an explanation, that the hospital had to buy it in quantities of 4. Which by my accounting that would mean I am being charged for 4 times t he recommended dosage. Has anyone else had this problem?

I've been on Zometa infusion for 2 years.My dentist told me I won't be able to have one tooth remove

Posted 18 Sep 2012 by luciagu 2 answers

... because there is a 10% chance the bone in the gum won't heal and it will cause me great deal of pain... what am I going to do? I am missing on having a bridge made because of this. When I will be able to have my tooth remove? I am a cancer patient.

I had an infusion of Zometa yesterday and am experiencing great pain in my hands, knees, neck and?

Posted 24 Oct 2012 by Giraffelady123 2 answers

... back. Has anyone else experienced this and what do you do for pain? I am in tears. Can someone help?

What medications are available to treat osteoporosis?

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What is the longest you should take zometa?

Posted 18 Jun 2011 by widrigig 1 answer

My wife has been on zometa once per month untill 4 months ago. During that time she had a second breast cancer and after stopping for three months her old bone cancer showed activity and a new one showed up on the pet.

Zometa - What are the most common side effects?

Posted 8 Feb 2014 by Monniegroover 1 answer

Thinking about asking for bone treatment rather than systemic drugs

What the dosage of Zometa in dialysis patient?

Posted 3 Dec 2010 by aserawan 1 answer

Is there a treatment equivalent to Zometa that is either Sub-Q or IM?

Posted 29 Nov 2012 by kathyhanson 1 answer

My veins will no longer support an IV (can't even get blood), and my port had to be removed. Suggestions?

While I am taking Zometa and chemo, can I go swimming with chlorine?

Posted 2 Apr 2013 by DCBDC2020 1 answer

I am taking water therapy now. I am taking Zometa now and starting chemo on 4/9/2013.

What is the limit for number of zometa infusions?

Posted 6 Jun 2013 by slats43 1 answer

we have heard that a myeloma patient should have a maximum of 24 infusions in a lifetime

I had a hip fracture from a fall 5 mo ago. I also have atrial fib, asthma, my medication are?

Posted 18 Aug 2011 1 answer

... warfarin, verapamil, spiriva, and when needed albuteral, and percocet for pain. My ankles still swell, during the day, also my calcium is high. My doctor wants me to have the zometa infusion, which takes 30 to 40 min. I just had a blood test done this. I am 70 and don't have osteoporosis. ...

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