All I want for Christmas is.....
I am sure if this is all part of another trial of PMR or just bad luck!...
methotrexate and calcium citrate / magnesium rather than alendronic
Hi Has anyone had experience of taking Calcium citrate + Vit D3 ( in one tablet ) and magnesium when taking methotrexate? Having read some ra...
I have Rheumy appointment Tuesday and need some advice. Diagnosed PMR June this year....
for all the responses to yesterday's post. All your experiences and insights are so welcome particularly the good advice about ' recovery ' a...
New Intense muscular pain in hip/thigh. Have GCA diagnosis. Reaction to medication? Start of PMR? Flare up of Fibromyalgia? Something else?
Was diagnosed with GCA in July, quite quickly, and started on 40mg pred right away....
About Alendronic Injection
Have just joined and find it most interesting hearing all the different views. My doctor has suggested me having the Alendronic Acid injectio...
Query re Teriparatide (Forsteo)
Hello all Had a difficult apptmt with consultant recently. One issue - he wants me to start on Alendronic Acid ( I have OP incl one spine fra...
Hi, this is my first posting here. Diagnosed with osteoporosis 3 years ago and reluctantly taking Alendronic Acid....
Hi, I've been taking alendronic acid since end oct/Nov 16 can I just stop taking it. I think it's making me feel far worse....
Hi everyone, I am taking Alendronic acid after fracturing a vertebra last year, I also have osteoarthritis in my spine. About two months ago ...
Advice from the awesome "aunties"
Doctor has asked me to reduce from 15 to 12.5 Pred, get blood tests done in 3 weeks and see her again in 4 weeks. Having read quite a lot her...
Alendronic Acid Help please
Hello I had my Dexa result yesterday it seems I have Osteopenia, my rheumatologist tried to persuade me to take Alendronic Acid after rece...
Is bad press for bisphosphonates a danger?
I am reading more and more on this forum how worried and scared members are to take alendronic acid and other drugs to treat osteoporosis and...
Hi I have had PMR for many years now and I am sure it is stress related. Unfortunately the op left me with sacroilitis and the PMR never seem...
new to PMR - steroid stomach problems?
Frustrated ( as I expect many of you are ) to be diagnosed a couple of months ago with PMR as a 55 year old fairly healthy bloke ! Dr put me ...
I don't have follow-ups for PMR just see a GP if I have a problem with anything else....
Tapering after 5 weeks on 20mg
Hi - would love input. My Rheumatologist has decided that I should decrease my Pred by 2.5mg per week until I reach 10mg....
Hello everyone, I've posted this on another PMR forum so I do apologise to all of you who are members of both and so have already seen this. ...
UV lamp for Osteoporosis?
Hi, I’ve just started taking alendronic acid after being diagnosed with OP. I have been taking Adcal for years for osteopenia but fell whilst...
Hi there I have just been diagnosed with osteoporosis of the spine and osteopenia of the hip, I have been prescribed alendronic acid by my GP...
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