Do I agree to take AA?
I started on 15mg pred and reduced to zero this summer but symptoms returned so went back on to 5....
Just beeen diagnosed with osteoporosis but concerned about side effects of Alendronic Acid- blurred and loss of vision
I am a newbie and have just been diagnosed with osteoporosis ( n my neck ) and osteopenia in my spine and hip. I have taken my first Alendron...
Am I being stupid?
I have reduced to 1mg of pred and walk on average 2 hours a day, either on the flat or on rocky steps in the hills where I live....
Bear with me on this there is a point relating to copd , now ive come off cloud 9 i have decided i was lucid enough to put finger to keypad. ...
I was diagnosed with PMR at the end of January and been taking 20mg of Prednisone....
Advice on meds that are prescribed with Pred
I’m now on my third week of 25mg Pred as a recently diagnosed PMR sufferer, and likely to be on it for some time, so Consultant has also pres...
Hi all I was diagnosed with PMR 6 years ago GP put me on 15 mg of Pred and reduced down to 3 when I had a flare, I have been on Alendronic Ac...
Is it now PMR?
Last week I was finally after 5 years told by the consultant that I was cured of GCA. I posted last month news that I was off pred to encoura...
Hi there, I am sharing this, not in a negative way, just for awareness.... I have just been diagnosed with OP, with T-Scores of -3.3......
Advice on treatment for osteoporosis.
Hi, I’m new here and this is my first post. I was diagnosed with osteoporosis in 2015 after I sustained a right hip fracture following a fall...
Calcium Vit D
dailymail.co.uk/health/arti... GCA since December 2015 and now down to 4.5mg of Pr...
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....
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...
Complications with PACNS/ Cerebral Vasculitis
Would be interested to hear from anybody with Cerebral vasculitis who can advise and comment on the following. 2, Having surgery involving a ...
Bone density and alendronic acid
My dexa scan results aren’t good although I do not yet have oesteoperosis. I will be having blood tests to see if I am deficient in vitamin D...
Left in limbo, I don't know how my appointments are going to work.
I was diagnosed with RA in February this year by my rheumatologist....
DEXA scan results and thanks to this forum.
In brief, I was diagnosed with PMR in April started pred in May....
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?...
New member requiring advice
I have been recently diagnosed with PMR and have been on 15mg Prednisolone for 5 weeks together with Omeprazole, Adcal and Alendronic Acid....
I am now 4 weeks in from diagnosis, started on 15mg pred for 3 weeks and reduced to 12.5mg for one week and so far so good ( with everything ...
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