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... and she has had so many compression fractures that she has a very curved spine and has lost at least 5 or 6 inches of height as well as having back and hip pain all the time. I want to avoid that if at all possible! Her doctor only gives her Calcium suppliments, and Evista. ... (9 replies)
... t hip. He said osteo itself doesn't cause pain, but there could be fractures or blah blah blah. He did every blood test and the urine test and did xrays of the hip area and my back. Everything came out normal. So I guess the pain part is just nothing, eh? ... (16 replies)
... scorse were 2.06 on my spine and 2.38 on my hip. I've had such pain and discomfort all throughout my joints. ... (11 replies)

... After going off tamoxifen three years ago after breast cancer, (1993) doc put me on Evista - extreme bone pain within 30 days, tried calcitonin nasal spray for 30 days-same results. I could barely walk or use my hands. Doc said other meds for bone density would probably have same results. Symptoms, including multiple attacks of bronchitis, uti's, sinusitis, blurred vision and... (9 replies)
... Hi I am a newbee to this board and to osteopenia. I am having alot of hip pain. I am taking evista and it seems to have harsh side effects. what do you take? ... (9 replies)
... the Dr agreeded to prescribe Evista to attempt to help my osteoporosis since I tole her I was leary of the Fosamax. I will start the Evista this weekend. Yes, I looked it up.. worst problem it can cause is blood clots.. everything can have a "possible" situation it seems. ... (72 replies)
... Snowmelts......You are soooo right. Seems like every drug has some sort of side effect. Nothing is ever entirely safe. I really....really hope the Evista helps you. Hopefully you can find something that will stop the vertebrae fractures so that you won't have the oh so painful curved spine that your mother has. ... (72 replies)
... tor thought it would be much easier for me to switch to actonel instead. Before this, I was taking Evista, but a bone density test revealed it wasn't helping my hip area. When going on the actonel, my Gyno thought it would be a good idea for me to keep on taking Evista as a double measure of protection against bone loss. ... (14 replies)
... antibiotics so I can't wait that long. The endo doc said to have a tooth out I would should go off the Evista 2 weeks prior. ... (7 replies)
May 22, 2003
... i have osteopenia in both my spine and hip..the evista slowed the loss of bone in both places...since starting the evista my weight has stayed basically the same..i vary between 118 and 122 ..ive not noticed any joint pain...just a warning ... ... (12 replies)
... my back by pushing a shopping cart with the comp in it. I had to push it about 10 feet and turn the cart into the check out aisle, so I had to pivot with my rt hip to get it to turn. When I turned the cart I heard a loud pop in my hip and lower back. It didn't hurt, at the time, and I didn't lift anything. ... (32 replies)
... scores are good. I can't have a dxa as often as you, because of my insurance, so I have to rely on the NTx. Evista isn't the best drug for keeping resorption low, but I didn't want to take the bp's. ... (4 replies)
... As I mentioned, I was taking Evista previously. ... (14 replies)
... C2 thanks, I was in so much pain yesterday, that I crawled up and had a good cry. I do feel better today. My pain is in my joints and muscles, although the bone around my joints is very tender to touch. ... (14 replies)
Ostiopenia at 41
Jan 3, 2006
... I'm so sorry you've had all these painful problems. The doctor who said you'd be in pain for the rest of your life should be ashamed. ... (8 replies)
... gist recommended kyphoplasty the last time she this happened, but she turned down surgical recommendations of any kind for any reason. This time she's in extreme pain and I'm trying to get her to consider kyphoplasty for pain relief. ... (1 replies)
... Remember that there was little or nothing for Osteo 10 years ago to help patients....the just got short, stooped, and had hip fx and lived out their life in nursing homes. What is worse, these were the healthy that drank lots of dairy stuff, lots of meat etc. ... (4 replies)
... hardening plastic cement to keep it there. People experience almomst immediate pain relief from the procedure, but there's a time limit when you can have it done. ... (17 replies)
... Joint pain isn't a symptom of low bone mineral density. ... (4 replies)
Any Advice?
Feb 21, 2004
... DEXA scanning of the left hip reveals a femoral neck bone mineral density of 0. ... (11 replies)

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