User Reviews for Atelvia
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Reviews for Atelvia to treat Osteoporosis
"bone pain . Sometimes the bone even cannot touch as it will cause unbearable pain. Stop taking it after 5 years and waiting for the pain goes away."
wdli (taken for 2 to 5 years) September 11, 2016
13 users found this comment helpful.
"I am allergic to Fosamax. My doctor gave me an Atelvia sample to try and I found I had no side effects from this medicine. I credit this to its time-release function."
snobird39 (taken for 1 to 6 months) March 28, 2015
20 users found this comment helpful.
"My doctor gave me samples to use while I awaited my insurance to approve. After taking the first dosage in approximately 29 hours I was in the hospital. Side effects for me were extreme bone pain, indigestion. Doctors thought I was having a heart attack. "
Katelynn Anne (taken for less than 1 month) December 19, 2014
28 users found this comment helpful.
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