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Have pain in bones. Going through menopause. Taking fibromyligia. Is bone pain related to menopause?

i am going through the menopause asked my gp 4 hrt but he said he had to check my notes as i am om other meds 4 rheumatic fibromyligia. at the moment i have no energy to lift a cup of tea i have awful night sweats and hotflushes. enen lifting my arms up is painful some mornings i need help to get out of bed. are these pains in my bones related to the menopause? thank you
Asked On : Fri, 19 Apr 2013
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Hello ,

thanks for writing to us

Osteoporosis is common during and after menopause, which leads to diffuse bone pain and generalized body weakness.
newer medication are available for combating osteoporosis
Include once a year injection of bisphophonates .
Newer nasal spray , daily subcutaneous injections

for your menopausal symptoms you can start hormone therapy consulting your doctor.

for further query contact my profile directly.
Take care
Answered: Tue, 25 Jun 2013
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