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... It seems the chief complaint is pain in the ribs, hips and back. My bone doctor says I should not be feeling pain from severe osteoporosis. Well...I do. ... (0 replies)
... She has recently been having really bad pain in her chest and all around her ribs..... ... (2 replies)
... I was diagnosed with severely advanced osteoporosis in 1983 at the age of 38. I felt as if my bottom rib was rubbing on my hips and if felt like a side ache to some degree. ... (3 replies)

... I think an xray can show dislocated ribs or fractured ribs. If the osteoporosis is in your ribs bone and is severe enough it can show up on an xray. ... (3 replies)
... Can the symptoms of severe Osteoporosis such as, pain in the back and ribs, along with the tummy pooching out, come on, over the period of 8 weeks? ... (3 replies)
... I'm not familiar with pain that would originate in that area from stomach probs, but I'm sure there are others here who are. Also, if they think it is osteoporosis related, have they checked for fractures of that portion of her spine or ribs? ... (2 replies)
... It's hard to pinpoint an exact cause. Probably the best thing would be to go over all the med's she's taking. Is she on any bisphosphonates? (these are the osteoporosis drugs, Fosamax, Actonel, Boniva). These HAVE been known to cause all sorts of body pains and acid reflux problems. I'm NOT saying that these would be the cause, but best to check out all the meds your... (2 replies)
... ughter,who works for the govt. did too and i dont feel comfortable with it perhaps i am making a mistake but my gut feeling tells me i am not , i have more faith in ralph naders group than the fda,,and feel very strongly that within a short time they are going to find many problems.. ... (13 replies)
... Most people say that osteoporosis does not cause pain. However, the damage that it causes, such as bone and vertebral fractures, do cause severe pain. ... (13 replies)
... asked fda not to approve,,the other meds they asked not to approve but did the celebrex,neurotin,vioxx and there was another one well i have used all 3 of these in the past 5 years and had terrible heart palpatations so bad the dr. had me stop . ... (13 replies)
... old woman, with 5 children. She lives in a remote area and can't get to a doctor easily. She's having some troubling physical problems. ... (2 replies)
... e of my T12 which I did at work. I had Kyphoplasty where they inject cement into your vertebra. I had relief for a brief period, and now I'm back to having major pain in the right and left sides of my back. I had this done 3 weeks ago and go back to the DR. this Wed. ... (2 replies)
... thought that I pulled something somehow. Perhaps last month or the month before, though, I noticed that I have a small bump on one of my ribs in the area where the pain was concentrated. ... (4 replies)
... I am frightened about the long term effects and how long this medication stays in your system. ... (15 replies)
... certain diseases of the kidneys can cause extreme osteoporosis as well as other diseases such as the parathyroid glands that lay behind the thyroid gland. Does it run in your family? ... (14 replies)
... There is a condition called costochondritis where the cartilage around the ribs and sometimes sternum becomes inflamed and causes pain. I too have these symptoms, in addition to scoliosis and osteoporosis. ... (13 replies)
... Tha is so interesting to me as I also have frequent rib pain and I cannot lay on my stomach as I feel as if my ribs are going to be crushed. ... (13 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis of the hips and Osteopenia of the spine. I was on Evista for little over a year and retested. ... (13 replies)
... Yes I am!!!! I do feel a bit of a minority also. I have this in my family but because of my age, no one felt necessary to treat me. Even after breaking ribs doing nothing on two separate occasions. I got my first bone density at 36 and had osteopenia. They just treated me for vit. ... (5 replies)
... Actonel. I was leery about taking it after seeing the side effects. But, he said I needed it so I decided to try it. Never again! The day after I took it, I was in such pain I could hardly move. My ribs feel like someone beat me with a baseball bat. ... (22 replies)




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