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What alternative drugs are available in place of Prolia to treat osteoporosis?

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Posted on Tue, 31 Jul 2018
Question: what are other treatments for osteoporosis besides Prolio? I have had 2 uti s and one fractured thigh bone after only 3 injections of Prolio. Thanks XXXX Also I have been getting infusions of Symponi XXXXXXX for rheumatoid arthritis.
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam (11 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
RECLAST or ZOLENDRONIC ACID

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Most Endocrinologist would prefer RECLAST or Zolendronic acid for Osteoporosis instead of Prolio, especially when you are on steroid or RA medications.
You should speak to your Endocrinologist for the same.
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What alternative drugs are available in place of Prolia to treat osteoporosis?

Brief Answer: RECLAST or ZOLENDRONIC ACID Detailed Answer: Hi, Most Endocrinologist would prefer RECLAST or Zolendronic acid for Osteoporosis instead of Prolio, especially when you are on steroid or RA medications. You should speak to your Endocrinologist for the same.