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... in Denmark . That is great . In the United States, there are some doctors at the Oregon Health Sciences Center in Portland, Oregon who specialize in research and treatment of men with osteoporosis. You could check and find their names, or if you needed help I could do this. ... (4 replies)
... The only down side is that there aren't great alternatives for treatment after Forteo. ... (7 replies)
... Those of us wondering what to do after Forteo treatment has ended might be considering strontium. But it might not work. ... (4 replies)

... I haven't come up with a solution yet, so far just walking and taking Calcium supplements and eating dairy products. It's so frustrating to have a treatment that only lasts 18 months to 2 years with no other options than bisphosphonates in most cases. Desperately waiting for some other treatment options. ... (4 replies)
... My question is basically in the title. What does one do after a Forsteo treatment? ... (4 replies)
... I dont know where you're from, but if you post your city, I guess I could fax the doctor and ask if he knows anyone offering the addtional course of treatment with Forteo in your area. Don't know if he'll respond, but I could try. See what Lilly has to say. ... (17 replies)
... Well, I finally had my doctor's visit following the course of treatment with Forteo. ... (17 replies)
... Like many of you, I am approaching the end of my treatment with Forteo and am starting to think about options. ... (9 replies)
... I hope you get the answers you need to your post Forteo treatment. Do you know which pth therapy you might consider, is it the patch? ... (7 replies)
After Forteo
Sep 8, 2006
... I plan to try alternative methods to retain BMD after Forteo, but if the alternative methods do not work, and if BMD starts declining after I have been off Forteo for 6 months or a year, I will probably reluctantly begin bisphosphonates. ... (26 replies)
... orteo. Apprently the osteo was in a huge way either caused or accelerated by the Vit D deficiency. He is doing fine and has made improvements in his bone density after being on it about 9 months. ... (6 replies)
... What tests did your doctor script before starting you on Forteo once he determined you were a candidate for it? ... (6 replies)
Forteo
Apr 10, 2010
... ved. It was approved based on the fact that I can not take bisphosphonates at least orally due to a stomach ulcer. My doctor said that the FDA guidelines limited Forteo to 2 years but she was requesting 2 more years after a break from treatment with Forteo of 3 years. ... (7 replies)
After Forteo
May 21, 2009
... I had close to the same experience as you. I made improvement on Forteo and then declined to have IV infusions of bisphosphonates. It only took 6 months for my BMD to go way down even lower than when I started the Forteo. ... (3 replies)
After Forteo
May 21, 2009
... Several studies have shown that, in the year after stopping Forteo, BMD will continue to improve if bisphosphonates are taken, but will decline if bisphosphonates are not taken. ... (3 replies)
... I finally saw the Rheumatologist today after waiting for about a year. ... (3 replies)
... So....what are you doing then after the forteo? ... (4 replies)
... I am quite confused because I thought the point of post forteo treatment was to reduce bone turnover and that is why the bisphos. were used because they reduced bone turnover. ... (4 replies)
... I'm glad you're happy about stopping the Forteo!!! Maybe that will give your body and mind one less thing to worry about. My last day on Forteo was today, so we'll see what happens. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for the replies! According to http://www.medicinpriser.dk/Default.aspx?Navn=Protelos which is the Danish government's drug approval and control organ, there is something called Protelos with Strontiumranelat approved for use in Denmark. I haven't heard it mentioned by my doctor, but drug use _after_ Forsteo wasn't something we talked about very much - We'll see next... (4 replies)




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