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... Evista induced hot flashes are documented and well known....about 24 per cent of the patients in their studies noted them. The worse time seems to be at about 6 weeks of taking the med, but it can happen as soon as the first week. If they took your overies - i would suggest first a bone dxa scan to establish a baseline of your bone health. Then, if you are penic or... (6 replies)
... All of the side-effects are not listed, as has been documented time and again on this board. Drug companies are into selling drugs, so I would imagine that continued research into side-effects is not very high on their list. I always trust what my body is telling me, not the pill pushers. (6 replies)
... I was recently put on Evista for osteopenia and I was wondering what side effects others have had, if any, while taking this. ... (6 replies)

... These behavior changes above aren't just for people with low bone mineral density..they're beneficial for most people. But talk to your doctor first before starting any new exercise routine. ... (4 replies)
... rays and an EMG. All the results seemed to create more questions than answers. My doc put me on Evista for the osteopina and tramadol for the pain. I just got all these results today as a matter of fact, so I'm still finding things out. ... (11 replies)
... awhile BUT I have been taking my Calcium with Vit D mornings and K2, magnesium and Boron later on ...followed by Strontium in the evenings. Bone Scan diagnosing osteopenia was Oct 2007..Been taking all this since then when Actonel made me sick to stomach! ... (8 replies)
... Hi Mbeth, sorry I can't give you any info on Evista because I don't know much about it. But if it's just osteopenia that you have, why do your doctors insist on using drugs to treat it? ... (8 replies)
Evista ?
Feb 27, 2008
... I was diagnosed with osteopenia and placed on Boniva. ... (1 replies)
... I am anxious to hear what others post on this medication. Thanks for bringing up the subject. ... (4 replies)
... I am interested in knowing your progress with either of these. I keep reading that Evista is becoming the drug of choice for postmenopausal women with osteopenia or osteoporosis. Any information would be helpful. Thanks.... ... (5 replies)
... These boards are useful to hear advice, but I would be suspect of anyone who tells you what you you should or should not do. If you trust in your own power and do some research you will be amazed at what you can learn. And once you have more information, you will be able to make a more informed decision. Also, listen to your own body. No one can tell you that what you feel is... (6 replies)
... I would want something a bit stronger for my bones than evista if I was just about osteoporotic at age 24.....which your numbers indicate. ... (6 replies)
May 20, 2003
... i am on evista for the same reason you are ..actonel and fosamax gave me problems..mine were urinary...i just had a bone density scan done..i was on evista for 11 slowed my bone loss down..but did not stop it.. ... (12 replies)
... e. I don't want to stop taking the meds altogether, but I don't want to limit my options either. I know I need something, I'm just not sure what. What works well for someone older may not work for me, but I'm really scared of the whole trial and error. ... (6 replies)
... i am seeing some hairloss myself..i thought it was caused by the evista i take for my osteopenia..but stopping the evista for a month didnt stop the hairloss..i have been to my internist and a dermatologist...i am told that hair loss in post menopausal women is common... ... (17 replies)
... Too many reviews are just "I feel stronger," and that doesn't cut it for me. ... (3 replies)
... Race. Caucasian and Asian women are more likely to develop osteoporosis. However, African American and Hispanic women are at significant risk for developing the disease. ... (3 replies)
... if you search for "Toulouse Lautrec" and "bone" you can probably find that doctor's material. ... (16 replies)
... same results. I could barely walk or use my hands. Doc said other meds for bone density would probably have same results. ... (9 replies)
... Dr gave me Evista instead. ... (14 replies)

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