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... Hi folks; New user here, male, age 44. Ever since I was around 19 I found that my ribs would bruise easily. Also, significant back pain pretty much all the time from working. I lived with this for a long time until on a working holiday in Hawaii I felt my ribs bruise/move from, of all things, the pressure of lying on a boogie board. At that point I decided to do... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed when I turned 30. I am now 50 and my spine is getting worse. I was on Foxomax for about 6 years and it made me very sick. No real improvement in my scans. I'm also on hormone replacement - my body does not make enough estrogen so this is why I have osteoporosis to begin with. I also smoked when I was young (quit 22 years now). About 5 years ago I had... (2 replies)
... HI Phyllis, nice to meet you. Here's a few more thoughts... 1. FYI...try to get all your future DEXA's on the same machine with the same tech if possible. There can be variances in each machine and also in how in each tech does one. 2. Thyroid values aren't standardized so without knowing what scale is used in your testing lab its hard to know what the numbers mean,... (4 replies)

... I've been on the Fosomax for 6 weeks now and haven't noticed any side effects whatsoever that I can tell. I think she put me on Fosomax because of the increased loss in bone density from my scan in 2009. ... (4 replies)
... I've been on the Fosomax for 6 weeks now and haven't noticed any side effects whatsoever that I can tell. I think she put me on Fosomax because of the increased loss in bone density from my scan in 2009. ... (4 replies)
... Why did you dr. put you on Fosomax when your scores were still in the osteopenia range and not give you the chance to try and improve them with diet, exercise and supplement? ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone know of there is anything proven about Fosomax and kidney stones? ... (0 replies)
Fosomax
Sep 2, 2010
... what happens if I stop taking FOSOMAX after taking it for 4 years? ... (0 replies)
... what happens if I stop using Fosomax after just a month (3 replies)
... Hi, I have been taking fosomax for 2 weeks and am gaining weight! There is alot of discussion on this site about this, and is not one of the side effects listed. ... (1 replies)
Fosomax
Jun 16, 2009
... I started on fosomax three weeks ago and I have a constant backache, my knees hurt and a broken arm (with surgery) that was healing is aching constantly now. I, in general, do not feel good, lack of energy, etc. I am concerned this medication may do damage to my kidneys and other problems. What do you suggest? (1 replies)
... worse, but the DEXA was done on a different machine so I'm not sure if it made a difference or not. I went from 3.0 to 3.3 on the Forteo. I have been off and on Fosomax for about 2 months. ... (9 replies)
... I have been on generic fosomax for about 2 months and have had some muscle pain in my hip or seat area.... ... (9 replies)
... T've been taking fosomax for three weeks and have an uncontollable desire for sweets. HElp. I'm not a small person and do'n't need this right now. ... (1 replies)
... I have teeth that need to be pulled and am on fosomax and am worried about having the work done. ... (6 replies)
... Hi desertbloom - thanks for the thoughts. I don't know what my doc's plans are yet but I know what mine are: stop Fosomax and fight the osteoporosis (which isn't severe...yet) with diet and weight lifting. I know HYPOcalcemia can paralize you and kill you - but does HYPERcalcemia affect your kidneys? I don't know much about that - I wish you could transfer me some of your... (3 replies)
... ave the hospital and take oral drugs for another 3 months. Then 3 calcium tablets a day has kept me sustained in normal levels since then. Until .... I started Fosomax 6 months ago, was reluctant because of my history, but my doc didn't seem concerned since my blood levels had been normal for so long. ... (3 replies)
Fosomax is Poison
Oct 31, 2007
... I could not find any current posts regarding Fosomax. I was diagnosed with osteoperosis last week. Today the Dr. advised Fosomax for me but I told him I was going to think about it, while in the meantime, continuing my weight-bearing workouts five times a week and adding more healthy foods and supplements to my diet. Has ANYONE here had a postive experience on any of... (36 replies)
Fosomax and hives
Oct 22, 2007
... I have the printout from the Pharmacy which gives "Possible Side Effects" for Fosamax and it says: An allergic reaction to this medicine is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, swelling, dizziness or trouble breathing. I believe hives could fall into this category because they can be... (2 replies)
Fosomax and hives
Oct 22, 2007
... My mom has been experiencing hives for the past month - wondering if anyone else on fosomax has experienced this - also have had some rib pain (2 replies)


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