Will the tooth fairy visit?
I’d been told to double my dose of pred so I’m not in any pain at the moment....
First time Rheumatologist, not happy
Hi everyone, had PMR for 5 and a half years, started on 15mg of pred and had got down to 3 mg, then had my first flare last November and had ...
He has also prescribed cholecalciferol and alendronic acid once a week, is this medication normally taken with pmr....
Hi all, Is there anyone who has had good Dexa scan results when taking Alendronic acid. If so, how long did you take it for, and how long hav...
A frustrating case of parathyroidism
Has anyone been diagnosed with primary hyperparathyroidism but nothing shows up on a scan? I feel pretty fatigued most of the time and would ...
Yes or No to Alendronic Acid?
Of course the answer to this can only be made by the individual, however other people's experiences and ideas can be very helpful in decision...
Alendronic Acid 70mg tablets my experience.
I am new here, I just want to warn other people about taking Alendronic Acid 70mg tablets. I had my 2nd dexa scan about 2 weeks ago the one i...
ALENDRONIC ACID - To take or not to take, that is the question! M
My GP is not very happy that I have not taken it! How many of you have taken it?...
Bone protecting medication
After being on prednisolone since December my GP has decided to give me some medication to protect my bones one being alendronic acid to be t...
Advice please, been prescribed Alendronic acid..
Hi, I'm a fit, active, strong 61 yr old female - in need of advice please - Xrays on pelvis after hip pain, then a bone density scan. saw doc...
I was diagnosed with PMR at the end of January and been taking 20mg of Prednisone....
Been to the dentist today cos have an infection under a crown. It’s got to come out but because I have taken AA I have to go to a hospital ap...
A good visit to the doctor
I went to see the doctor today to get my bone density scan results. I was ready for a discussion regarding not taking alendronic acid....
Hello I Had a dexa scan last Dec and the doctor has given me Alendronic acid plus calcium tabs. I have yet to start taking the AA......
First dose of alendronic acid
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 w...
Prednisolone and Omeprazole
Hi everyone I hope you are all enjoying the lovely weather and progressing well with our common health issue. I recently asked about taking A...
What's this obsession with Alendronic Acid?
" No it can't be a relapse as you wouldn't be getting pains in the shoulder and neck with GCA....
Calcium Vit D
dailymail.co.uk/health/arti... GCA since December 2015 and now down to 4.5mg of Pr...
Unsure what to do
Hi, I’m taking Alendronic acid weekly at the moment. I was thinking of getting bisphosphonates by twice yearly injection instead....
Hi I had surgery for breast cancer in September 2018. After surgery they wanted me to take Anastrozole but after doing research I said I woul...
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