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... Wow starfish - I'm impressed with your exercise regime. I decided I was too scared to ski so did cross country skiing last winter but I wasn't a very good skier in the first place - we don't have much snow in the UK! I manage to get to the gym 3-4 times a week and use the cross trainer which is like cross country skiing I think. Do you know if this is good for building bone... (19 replies)
Strontium Question
Sep 26, 2007
... I started forteo right after I stopped fosamax. I didn't want to wait and lose more bone density. I know of a doctor that wants his patients to be off fosamax for one year before they start forteo. ... (25 replies)
Strontium Question
Sep 25, 2007
... I took fosamax for 7 weeks, then nothing for 7 weeks, then started forteo. ... (25 replies)

Feb 6, 2006
... Hello taape - I might have missed something in this thread but what is PTH? I have just recently started on Fosamax (taken once a week and have taken 3 so far) with no side effects but am concerned about all I have read about the possibility of making bones more brittle in the long term. I have told my doctor that I will take it for a year and then, if/when more is known... (14 replies)
... takes Fosamax with no side effects. ... (4 replies)
... There is growing evidence of femur breaks 5 years or so out from using these drugs. There is no way I would take one. The strontium, I would try. (10 replies)
... If so, she could research strontium citrate, which has been shown to build density and reduce fractures. ... (10 replies)
... I've never tried calciton so i can't help there, but i have been taking Strontium citrate for over 5 years and have seen gains with each DEXA. There is plenty of info about it online if you'd want to read more about it. ... (2 replies)
... It seems more and more people are coming off OP medications and going for natural strontium citrate and good calcium supplements. You are still building stronger bones without the side effects of jaw bone poblems and bones getting harder not stronger. ... (6 replies)
... :wave: (6 replies)
... The book is well worth the read, it was my view about the myth before I read the book, and felt much better after reading the book. I went off of Forteo and now taking Strontium Citrate can wait till my next bone density test. But even if the bone denisity is not changed I will not take any more drugs. Just do a lot of research and this forum it wonderful. (6 replies)
... ly for the results but could take up to two weeks but I will post whether it is good or bad... keep checking back within two weeks. It is informative for us on strontium to keep one another updated on progress and results etc so I will do just that as soon as I get it. ... (11 replies)
... ailing in terms of bone loss if that also means that you are not getting any fracture protection as well. That makes it hard for me to decide whether to stay on Fosamax for that alone. ... (4 replies)
... Hello Starfish...I have taken your advice, purchased and have read "The Myth of Osteoporosis" and definitely agree that is a 'must read'. I will not be taking any bisphosphonates mainly because there is just not much known about the long term effects and what is known is not especially good. Besides pharmaceuticals are never my first choice. I am taking Strontium, limiting... (11 replies)
... d do not like what I have read, especially the slight chance of osteonecrosis of the jaw. To me even a slight chance is too much of one. I will also look into strontium citrate which I hadn't heard before I looked into this message board. ... (11 replies)
... Is strontium approved in the USA? ... (16 replies)
... Besides bone pain, another reason to avoid bisphosphonates like the ones you list is that making bones denser does not necessarily make them stronger. A study that came out last week concludes that "for some people" bisphosphonates may, with long term use, actually cause fractures of the femur that otherwise rarely occur. According to one physician who has been saying this for... (16 replies)
... virginiann just curious to what natural product you use to increase bone? Is it strontium? (6 replies)
... Hi again Turguoise... just wanted to share this... my cousin who has -3 dexa score.. each time she had her dexa it would decrease until she went on strontium citrate (3 replies)
... Turguoise.. sorry to hear your dexa score is down.. it is discouraging when you are doing all the right things.. just wondering if you have tried strontium citrate or not? ... (3 replies)

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