Risedronate (Actonel),raloxifene (Evista) or teriparatide (Forsteo)? Which do I choose? Experiences?
Sheeniejay in Bone Health5 months ago
Hi. Currently living in the Netherlands but originally from UK (moved here 4.5 yrs ago). Had results from my 3 yearly DEXA. Spine worsened a...
aladymo in PMRGCAuka year ago
I have just been Diagnosed with PMR. I am on 10 mg of prednisone. 35mg actenol once a week. It’s been 4 days and I seem a bit better. I see...
Thirtyone in Bone Health8 months ago
Does anyone taking Risedronate get nosebleeds. I was having them every few days whilst taking this.
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum12 years ago
I've noticed quite a few of the questions which people raise on this site (e.g. recent ones about Fosamax and Seretide/Ventolin) could perha...
Osteoporosis and prednisone
Bramwater in Bone Health3 years ago
I am a 64 year old female who has just started on prednisone for Polymyalgia rheumatica. I also have osteoporosis and have just star...
My rheumy is going to put me on Bisphosphanate Medication for Osteoporosis next visit after bone density test.
Zane1 in PMRGCAuk5 years ago
Is anyone familiar with the different drugs & side effects & oral vs. IV.
MS and Reclast?
kymrob91457 in My MSAA Community9 months ago
Hi. My name is Kym. I've had MS for 32 years, and I have really bad osteoporosis. My bone Dr. wants me to start Reclast. But, the more I rea...
Just had a letter from the Hospital to say they have contacted my Dr and have put me Prednisolone 40gm.
Dee4 in LUPUS UK6 years ago
I have been having tests now nonstop for about 3 months feel like a pin cushion had that many blood tests, CT scan, ODG, Ultra sound. Just h...
stopping Prolia treatment
HoneyPooh in Bone Health3 days agoPOPULAR
After 3 Prolia injections I have decided to stop. I have had side effects such as very frequent UTIs, chest infection, and severe gum infect...
Vitamin D/Calcium or Alendronate (Fosamax)
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum13 years ago
Because this has sort of come up on the Pred Thread, I thought I would ask who is prescribed what for their anti Pred bone thinning med regi...
I am retired living in Florida US
Nap1 in PMRGCAuk3 years ago
Have GCA and finished a bought of prednisone (3 years worth) and now developed GCA. On 40 mg and having trouble with sugar, pressure, infec...
So July started 40 mg for the month. Then 30 then 20. Sed rate went up and I went back to 40 for 2 weeks and it went down to 11 then reduced...
Shin pain : is this B12 related?
Cherylclaire in Pernicious Anaemia Society2 years ago
Since last week, I've been having a lot of deep pain in both shins, but because it's deep, I can't honestly tell if it's muscle, bone or vei...
First dose of alendronic acid
MCW22 in Bone Health3 months agoPOPULAR
I have just taken my first alendronic acid tablet. Is it OK to sip the required amount of water a bit at a time as I find it hard to glug a ...
Risedronate sodium - Muscle pain
buddyholly in Bone Healtha year ago
I have been taking the above drug for 10 months, and after 7 months started to get muscle pain in my leg and hip area. I’m just wondering ...
Sarah74 in LUPUS UK6 years ago
I have had a bone density score returned at -1.8 which technically means I have osteopenia a slightly higher risk of developi...
JudithC in British Lung Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Hello I'm a 57 year old woman with non specific interstitial pneumonitis. This came as a huge shock and I've been off work for 6 months. Jus...
GCA and osteoporosis
cassey1879 in PMRGCAuk3 years ago
Is anyone one on Risedronate Sodium ( Actonel) for bones, and what can you tell me. I agreed to take it but don't do well with meds. Thank...
GirlfromTennessee in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support4 years agoPOPULAR
I'm 9 months post of being diagnosed with APS. I actually had a stroke & this is how my APS was found. I was perfectly healthy or at least ...
Risedronate sodium side effects
Pollyanna16 in PMRGCAuk3 years ago
Hi have taken this for 3 weeks for bone protection & am wondering if it's the cause of sudden onset of indigestion. Had a dreadful night la...
St. Louis MO USA
Msmariposa in PSP Association4 years ago
My sister, already severely crippled from RA was diagnosed two years ago with \"dementia\" and only this summer with PSP. H...
Osteoporosis of the spine- but also good news!
Cherylclaire in Pernicious Anaemia Society2 years agoPOPULAR
My lambkicking days appear to be over, beginner1 ...... have got osteoporosis of the spine now !
If anyone can let me know if there's anyth...
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum10 years ago
I'm 19 and a brittle asthmatic - I tend to have pretty constant symptoms and spend far too much time in hospital! I am training to be ...
Anyone had Jaw stiffness
Berylholley in PMRGCAuk9 months ago
Dignosed with PMG/GCA actually seems to be Temporal Artritis. Had jaw stiffness when chewing breakfast. Seems to be ok except it is now...
Are you on treatment?
EmelyWendell in American Bone Health: Osteoporosisa year ago
We're curious to know what kind of treatment you are taking for osteoporosis? Also, please let us know if you are experiencing any side effe...
Improved Bone Health Without Drugs!
Strengthenup in Bone Health22 days ago
We can work on it by: implementing exercise each day, changing our diet to suit our own circumstances and get better sleep - all so challen...
Methotrexate + methylfolate= any problems?
London37 in Vasculitis UK4 years ago
Hi! I am taking 10 mg of Methotrexate and 4mg prednisone for unspecified Vasculitis. I also take Tribenzor, Lipitor, Panteprazole. Aspirin8...
Elaine-W in PMRGCAuk2 years ago
I am after some wise words. At the time I wasn't diagnosed with HCA in November last year, I was told it would be an advantage ...
I plan on stopping prolia after one injection, my appt for the next is later this month. Should I contact my dr.now, or just tell her then.
Pronomoe in Bone Health7 months agoPOPULAR
Should I contact my dr about stopping prolia ahead of my appointment
Osteopenia help needed
Spaceman210 in Advanced Prostate Cancer6 days ago
Osteopenia developed after I cut dairy for 2 years. Help on how to improve density significantly without the supposedly harmful calcium sup...
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