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... Aunt tried Evista, but could not digest it so she did Reclast infusion for about 3 to 4 years. Took about 2 years off, and her DEX scoreis just a point lower than before Reclast on her left hip femoral neck. ... (9 replies)
... Surely she's seeing a gyno if they've done the DEXA. That's who normally does them. At any rate, she should never have gone on reclast with a score like that. I'm stunned they did that. I live in a large city with a major medical school and you don't see that here. ... (9 replies)
... with classification Ostopenia Fracture Risk Increased. The doctor just continued with annual reclast infusion back then. ... (9 replies)

... Aunt had stopped reclast during past 2.5 years, and is scheduled to get prolia next week. ... (9 replies)
... I have an aunt 71 years of age who's had annual reclast in the past. The specialist said there's no more benefit after 3 or 4 infusion of reclast so she prescribed Prolia. ... (9 replies)
... My aunt is 71 and she's had 3 or 4 annual reclast infusion in the past with the last one being back in 2014, and her DXA scan in 2015 where it said FRAX Major Osteoprosis Fracture Risk is 6. ... (0 replies)
... now healed and one injury after another. I am not familiar with your diseases, but I couldn't take Fosamax or other medicines so my Rheumatologist had me get a Reclast IV. This is only my reaction, but I became deadly ill with flu like symptoms and severe pain throughout my body. ... (3 replies)
... My experience with Reclast has been nothing but problems. In 2013 I received the first dose of Reclast. I woke up the next morning and 3 of my fingernails were lifted off of the nailbed. ... (3 replies)
... levels, especially vitamin D, were found to be "very low" and I'm taking supplements to correct this. My doctor has recommended and set up an appointment for a Reclast infusion. ... (3 replies)
... I have seen two bone specialists who both felt Reclast was the way to go but after reading all the comments and info online, I'm super nervous about it. ... (2 replies)
Reclast yes or no?
Jan 29, 2014
... I had a reclast infusion one week ago. One day later I got serve bone pain which lasted a couple of days and Aleve took the pain away. ... (2 replies)
... So my question is would you recommend taking reclast. Has reclast caused more problems that it has solved? ... (2 replies)
Apr 18, 2013
... I am 53, 5'2 and weigh 105...I am a very odoorsy and active person. I run the dogs every other day, which usually is around 2 - 2 1/2 miles..when I'm not running the dogs I hike in the hills anywhere from 3 - 7 miles. I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis 2 years ago, my mother had it and its what ultimately caused her to give up on life. I started out trying Fortical nasal... (0 replies)
... I don't know yet, Mel. Have you had fractures? Do you have osteopenia, osteoporosis? Why Forteo? Why any bisphosphonate? If I'd known then what I know now, I wouldn't make the same mistake, nor we're there message boards like these to communicate and learn from and with other patients. I've never heard of Prolia, but the root I'm taking isn't going to be the big pharm... (4 replies)
... Did one shot of forteo and felt like I had the worse case of the flu and didn't continue it. I saw Dr Susan Davis at UCLA Santa Monica, who recommended the the Reclast but I am so resistant to it. Now that a UCLA office has opened in Westlake I am going to go see the endo there. I am thinking of trying the forteo again. ... (4 replies)
... I had a Reclast infusion 13 months ago. ... (3 replies)
Forteo Vs. Reclast
Mar 26, 2012
... Your low bone density makes sense with these health isssues and an osteoporosis med is appropriate. Hopefully you have no history of fracture. Before I would invest in these expensive (and effective0 meds (reclast or forteo), I would ask your MD to consider starting with Fosamax to see how you react and respond. As a postmenopausal woman (I assume) make sure you are getting... (2 replies)
Forteo Vs. Reclast
Mar 26, 2012
... Hi: I am a 56 year old male with a few thousand health problems. Two years ago I had open heart surgery with a triple bypass, two new valves and a pacemaker. This was caused by a disease called Endocarditis. More recently the Endocrinologist found a benign tumor in my thyroid and discovered with a bone density scan that my number was -3.1. He wants to put me on Reclast. I... (2 replies)
... I too had sudden and severe hip pain! That was what got me thinking the Reclast had done something to my bones that wasn't helpful. I never had hip pain ever before. The xray did not show arthritis! ... (2 replies)
... I don't remember that person posting again. How long since your injection/infusion of Reclast? I can sure relate to your situation. These long acting injectable meds are not me for again, the fact the medication stays in your system with no way to get it out until it wear off is awful. I hope you can manage your side effects. (2 replies)

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