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... I was on this drug for years to protect against and recover from bone mineral density loss due to androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer. I had no problems at all with it, other than the nuisance of once a week dosing that for me meant taking it before breakfast and making sure I did not lie down for a half hour. It did the trick. Jim (usually on the... (4 replies)
... Took 4 months for the horrid joint and muscle pain caused by the Fosamax to leave. I took the Fosamax faithfully and toughed it out. Then oh sometime in the late fall.. I began to get an eye lid muscle tic. ... (18 replies)
Fosamax dosage
Apr 12, 2006
... "All it does is kill the osteoclasts that remove old dead bone. Because of this, the osteoblasts cannot build in new, living bone like they should. So your bone scans show increased density, but it is layers of dead bone that have not been removed. This causes the bones to be weaker than they were to begin with." This is not true. Bisphosphonates reduce bone turnover... (20 replies)

Fosamax dosage
Feb 24, 2005
... an falling down with what the doc called seizures for want of a better term. She would become completely disoriented after these "episodes". I began to wonder if Fosamax could be responsible, since she had none of these problems prior to taking it. So, I came home and began researching the drug. ... (20 replies)
... n falling down with what the doc called seizures for want of a better term. She would become completely disoriented after these "episodes". I began to wonder if Fosamax could be responsible, since she had none of these problems prior to taking it. So, I came home and began researching the drug. ... (72 replies)
... Like I said I started the Fosamax just LAST winter. ... (72 replies)
Fosamax
Dec 23, 2003
... Yes, Fosamax can cause calification in many places in the body and I think you are wise to question continuing to take it. But Why does your doctor get the last word? ... (12 replies)
Fosamax
Sep 10, 2009
... In one trial on Fosamax for which I don't have the site , 99. ... (12 replies)
... Helen, if you are interested you could just do a search right here on Fosamax where there already is a wealth of information. ... (8 replies)
... But I didn't immediately connect it with the Fosamax because I wasn't aware that this was a side effect. I thought it was just me getting older! ... (58 replies)
Fosamax dosage
Apr 12, 2006
... QUESTION...What is your source of information for saying that Fosamax makes bones more brittle than ever, after 3 to 4 years? ... (20 replies)
Fosamax
Jan 31, 2006
... to be only about 10 to 12 days and then it detaches and is expelled from the body. So....the one you are probably worried about in your message is skeletal. Once Fosamax becomes embedded in the bone via bone formation and secondary mineralization, it becomes inactive. ... (14 replies)
Effects of fosamax
May 19, 2005
... so I'll try again. I totally agree with you Marie, I will never take another bone med. I was on Fosamax 2.5 years. ... (2 replies)
Fosamax question
Mar 16, 2005
... celiac tests, all negative. I understand the mechanism of action of Fosamax in the bone. ... (2 replies)
... Before I went on Fosamax I used to run, I've had to stop that and now I just walk. ... (72 replies)
... This Dr is really the one that help me decide if I want Fosamax back or not. For me, risking my eyes is NOT an option. ... (72 replies)
... I had endured 4 months of horrible muscle and joint pain as a known side effect of Fosamax and here she says there is NEVER a side effect? ... (72 replies)
HRT, Fosamax,etc.
Feb 20, 2004
... there is the feeling that Actonel is a little bit better tolerated than Fosamax and may work faster.....but either would do well for you. Both have published studies where they have been used with HRT. ... (4 replies)
... get constipation. My doctor gave me blood tests which came back fine. I then checked the side effects of Fosamax, one of which is constipation. I stopped taking Fosamax 6 weeks ago and still have constipation. does anyone have any experience of this. ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for responding montesflus. I knew it had to be the Fosamax because I've been the same weight for 24 yrs!! ... (5 replies)




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