Osteoporosis Questions & Answers

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2 1 Mon, 31 Jul 2017
I have heard that there is an injection for osteoporosis that lasts 6 months. Is that true? If so, is it safe? Are there any side affects? What about long-lasting side affects? Also, is the injection a one-time thing, or does it have to be given several times? Thank you.
2 1 Fri, 28 Apr 2017
I have osteoporosis, took rosa max, 5/6 years , Boniva 4/5 years, then stopped 5/6 years by Endocranologist advice, now want me to start Fosamax again,but because of osteonewcrosis ( severe jaw problem) I don t want to take any those medicine. I am interested in strontium n Boron ,so please tell...
769 2 Mon, 6 Apr 2015
I have osteoporosis and am having severe pain in my lower back running down both legs. I am feeling numbness in my toes on right foot. I have gone to my cardiologist who assures me my circulation is good. my blood pressure tends to run high even though I am on Lisinopril 20 mg,twice a day. Lately...
294 2 Wed, 1 Apr 2015
I am beyond frustrated. I am 30 years only and a white female. 4 11 and 75lbs. Everything that is going wrong I keep getting told is due to my size, gender, and race. Issues: fibromyalgia, severe osteoporosis (-3.4 in my spine), my left lung has collapsed twice, patella tendinitis, I had cervical...
89 2 Mon, 23 Mar 2015
I have a knee problem. Because of Osteoarthritis, my knees are bone on bone , hardly any space left. However, I can still walk. MD prescribed Mobic 15 mg daily x 2 mos. I have a pacemaker because of Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Tachycardia that causes lightheadness. My question is: What effect...
248 1 Wed, 25 Feb 2015
Can osteoporosis cause teeth to move? Any problems with dentistry work? I am 63 years old, 5 71/2 female. I have severe osteoporosis and have taken Reclast and take calcium and vitamen D3 supplements every day. I am also out 13 years out from stage 4 melanoma. I am an equestrian and wear...
233 4 Tue, 24 Feb 2015
I have osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, degenerative disk disease, sciatica nerve damage. I have terrible pain in my neck, lower back and knees. I have had four surgeries on both knees which included knee replacements in both knees as well as knee revisions in both. I have also recently had a radio...
1112 3 Thu, 19 Feb 2015
oh thats great I am in red with osteoporosis,bad condition cannot work or walk properly.spine too compresses. I am a lady of 56 and I come across trueosteo and I am looking for a ood combination of supplement to get my spine ok. I usued to do ballroom dancing which I dream to start again. Can you...
125 2 Tue, 27 Jan 2015
I have just been prescribed by my doctor Actonel EC Bombi Ec tab+35mg 1.25g(equivalent to 500mg Ca one weekly. I have just read the reviews and I am now very averse to taking this medication, I have just been diagnosed with Osteoporosis, I am 70, a diabetic and take tablets, plus Karvea, and...
178 1 Tue, 27 Jan 2015
I am 56yrs female about 150 ht 5 7-5 8 have ra & osteoporosis. Am anemic, told low iron, But believe many things going on, as thyroid score 4 something dont have test w/me, b12 last was 460 I believe ,looking at one of past test which was 411, (low to me) Aso believe alzheimer symptoms from this...
79 1 Mon, 10 Nov 2014
my mum is 77 years old and has suffered from osteo arthritis since she was 60, her condition has worsened so much so that she now has to wak with the aid of a walking frame and can no longer manage to do the housework herself, I myself am confined to a wheelchair with cerebral palsy and have to...
176 1 Tue, 28 Oct 2014
Hi, I am a nutritional consultant and I have a client with a degenerative knew with inflammation. He is currently taking amlodipine and losartan. Would there be a contraindication to take Beneflex (Apresflex /a form of Boswellia, UC-II collagen, turmeric and hyaluronic acid) for the knee, and...
740 1 Tue, 21 Oct 2014
I am a 50 yo female diagnosed with ideopathic osteoporosis at age 34 ( no history of eating disorder ). I have been on fosamax since that time except for a couple of years of holidays. In May, my t-score went down to -2.9 after having switched from prescription to generic fosamax during the prior...
855 2 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
My doc recommends I begin prolix injections but the possible side effects are worse than the osteoporosis diagnosis! I ve tried both actonel (5 years) and Fosomax, which gave me severe muscle pain, so I stopped it. Taking calcium, Vit D etc. any advice?
1292 2 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
I have bone spurs on my spine and in my feet. In addition I have ruptured a tendon in my hand. The x-ray of my feet also shows a broken ankle I didn t know I had and several broken toes at various stages of healing. My question is what are the odds of having Osteoporosis?
219 1 Thu, 4 Sep 2014
Hi I m a 44 year lady the past couple of years I ve been dealing with osteoporosis of both knees as time goes on its gotten worst very difficult to task everyday things what I m asking is do u know of anything that may help.right now from past docs I don t have many choices because I m already...
141 1 Tue, 2 Sep 2014
I have been having dull aching pain in my left middle and ring fingers for couple of weeks. Thought it might be arthritis/weather related but I also have intermittant pain on left side of neck, upper arm, shoulder and rib cage below the armpit. I have been diagnosed with osteoporosis and take...
172 1 Mon, 1 Sep 2014
My husband, Michael is 50yrs old,187lbs, 6 2 , caucasian male and is in good general health. He had surgery to remove his parathyroid glands 2 yrs ago in Tampa,Florida before we moved overseas here to Cyprus.He takes a Centrum Silver multi-vitamin and a Citracal Calcium Citrate+D3 twice a day. We...
90 1 Mon, 1 Sep 2014
Had a radial hysterectomy last September. I am 65 years old, small framed, 5 4 , weight 50 kg. Took HRT during menopause but stopped about 5 years ago. I have beginnings of osteoporosis. my mother had several fractures by age 65yrs. I had an accident 14 years ago fracturing my spine in 3 places I...
156 1 Mon, 1 Sep 2014
My age is twenty one years old I wiegh 130 and I have a low white blood cell count and also have been diagnosed with Osteoporosis. I was recently tested for cancer since it runs in my family line. The results were negative however I have had extremely severe stomach pains and persistent coughing....
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