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... I am having a lot of trouble finding one! I have seen endocrinologists, GI docs, infectious disease specialists, and immunologists to try to put the pieces together but no one seems to specialize in uncovering the cause of osteoporosis in someone my age. ... (9 replies)
Sharing my story
Jun 21, 2011
... vitamin D and also strontium 680 mg two every day. I do weight bearing exercise every other day and in two years no longer have osteoporsis. I was told to take Forteo, I did not think it was right for me so I did what I thought would work for me and it did. ... (7 replies)
... I just wanted to add something quickly since I don't want to take away from Pika's wonderful news thread, but both my brothers have had dxa's, and did so because my Endo recommended it after I was dx'd. The tests haven't changed anything they are doing or how they look at health. ... (8 replies)

... understand your situation. I, too, am having severe problems with osteo in my lower back. Doctor wanted me to take forteo. I have done a lot of reading about it and while it is FDA approved there is controversy over it. It really has not been around long enough to tell what the long term effects will be. ... (3 replies)
... Hello all! I am a 37 year old male recently diagnosed with severe osteoporosis in wrists. I had a BMD test yesterday. My doctor prescribed Foxamax and a calcium supplement. ... (4 replies)
... le lot have. I guess they want to get to know me first. I am a bit worried because its been going on the thoird week since he wrote me the prewscriptions for the Forteo and the needles and severl others for vitamin D and calcium. ... (4 replies)
... law were behind me. Since then, I've fractured three more ribs. No strength or weight bearing exercise, calcium intake, vitamin D, or anything else has made a difference. ... (7 replies)
... We're all excited for you about the DEXA and keeping our fingers crossed for great success for you! ... (3 replies)
... I didn't start Forteo until 19 Aug 05 so didn't expect a DEXA until August and, in fact, I had already scheduled one for 22 Aug 06. ... (3 replies)
... He also took me off Fosomax and wants to start me on Forteo. ... (17 replies)
... I also have Crohn's disease and I wouldn't even consider the oral bisphosphonates. ... (14 replies)
Dr Visit Today!!!
May 25, 2010
... Although I barely understand those T scores, and I did ask him to run me a copy of the results so I could keep it for my records, I hope some of you can help me understand this T score Business. ... (3 replies)
... and mentions various treatments incl drugs and lifestyle. Maybe you can get some info there to discuss with your dr. ... (13 replies)
DEXA scan
Oct 11, 2007
... treatment, and risk factors for bone loss. All predictors have several variables, so look through the list of things that cause bone loss and see which apply to you. ... (3 replies)
... I finally found the osteoporosis solution. I started out on the healthboards here asking and wondering what I did wrong, I did everything the doctors told me to do and the end result I was told I had severe osteoporosis. ... (12 replies)
Doctor Visit
Jun 4, 2007
... I told her why I went off the Fosamax. I related my distrust of the drug companies and why I feel my risk of fx is low. She listened politely and then told me she really feels the Fosamax did help me and that my scores would probably be worse if I had not taken it. ... (7 replies)
... se fosomax or boniva, or forteo. Instead I have made some radical life changes, such as adding calcium citrate 700mg , taken in seperate doses throughout the day and vit D, zinc, boron, vit K, magnesium and also omega 3 fatty acids. ... (4 replies)
... I have more faith in the 2003 DEXA scores which weren't as severe as the 2005 DEXA scores because the 2003 and 2006 DEXA scores were done on digital DEXA scanners and the 2005 was done on a DEXA scanner in a doctor's office. ... (18 replies)
... I just took out a few books from the library on weight bearing exercises for osteoporosis and osteopenia prevention and they look great. I'm definitely going to try them both. ... (0 replies)
... cause constipation which I can't tolerate with the Crohn's disease. I wouldn't even consider trying Actonel or Fosamax because of the Crohn's disease. Even with Forteo one needs to take calcium supplements. I feel like I am caught between a rock and a hard spot. ... (3 replies)

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