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... I did not go off of Fosomax before starting Forteo but I did not have any improvement the first six months I took Forteo. ... (2 replies)
... Hi again, A question. Did any of you have to get off Actonel/Fosamax for sveral months before starting Forteo? I understand that Forteo works best as a first choice in treatment, but I'm afraid my bone mass will spiral down in those 3 months and I don't think I want to go lower than my -4.6!!!. Any thoughts??? (2 replies)
... knew more at this point to maximize what seems to be an important drug for us. But with the flow we shall go and hope for the best. I'm so glad your scores are getting better. I hope it continues to work for you!!! ... (2 replies)

... I went off Actonel because the side effects were getting worse and worse. Now my doctor wants me to take Boniva but I am really afraid of the side effects. ... (7 replies)
... I should have learned my lesson the first time, but I didn't. I quit taking actonel a while back, only to go back on it. ... (8 replies)
... When I saw the Rheumatologist last week she was adamant that I get off the PPI medication. ... (7 replies)
... At first I was getting panidronate through IV drip. For some reason my G.P. doctor 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. ... (14 replies)
... ne is caused from repetition, however, I do sew practical quilt tops for chairty, doing so on my own good time, a little here and there. Do use the rotary cutter off and on. I also crochet a little in the evenings while watching TV. Manage to make one motif of a tablecloth. ... (10 replies)
... Well, here I am again 8 months after the previous post. I stayed off the Actonel, stayed active and ate a healthy diet, but managed to annoy my doctor. He said that any side effects I may have are better than having fractures. ... (8 replies)
... so the Actonel did nothing for the hips and it upset my stomach really bad and I got really bad joint pain in my upper back. ... (1 replies)
...'s hard to say but the Boniva must be formulated different so maybe you weren't getting the same benefits from it? ... (11 replies)
... VERY sore leg muscles, charley horses, etc. And so, right away he wants me to go on Actonel. He said Actonel would be easier on my body. But aren't they exactly the same thing? ... (1 replies)
... dy that said the safety and tolerability of the two drugs was the same. So, if one gives you problems, the other will most likely do the same. There really isn't getting used to the drugs. Either you tolerate it oryou do not. ... (4 replies)
... t and others raise and lower the foot. It could be inflammed in your case. The huge medical book my internist looked in mentioned "ligaments" as a side affect to Actonel which could mean the ligaments anywhere in the body. ... (14 replies)
... Hopefully the Limbrel will prevent the other thumb and fingers from getting worse and avoid surgery in the future. ... (13 replies)
... on preos do sound promising, however it's so early in the game, I'm not getting my hopes up just yet. ... (14 replies)
... I was taking actonel for 7 months and have had no end of muscle and joint pain. ... (11 replies)
... chemotherapy for breast cancer forcing an early menopause. Three years ago I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis and was initialy put on evista . Within weeks I was getting such bad leg cramps every night the doc took me off pills immediately and I was put on fosamax. ... (17 replies)
... Oral bisphosphonates such as Fosamax and Actonel can certainly cause ulcers. Especially if not taken properly. Make sure they are taking the drug properly...... ... (1 replies)
... He also suggested taking Fosamax. I don't personally feel that women have a whole lot of choices and that our options are so darn expensive. I go off cobra soon and don't want to start another drug, I really and truly don't. ... (16 replies)

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