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    Condition: Osteoporosis
    2/4/2010 9:34:36 AM

    Reviewer: PlaysInTheDirt, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I received my third dose yesterday and had a DEXA scan a month ago, my first since starting this treatment. I have had osteoporotic bone density levels since I was 31, although I cannot formally be diagnosed with osteoporosis until my birthday this spring. I have previously taken Fosamax and Actonel, but my bone density levels continued to decline. Last month, I had my first DEXA scan since s ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    2/3/2010 3:05:13 PM

    Reviewer: reclast mama, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I received the IV 4/09. I had severe debilitating pain. Could not get out of bed for 3 months. I have jaw pain and have developed a spur on my shoulder. The pain moves around my body. Will my side effects never go away.

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    2/1/2010 12:39:16 PM

    Reviewer: TOOYOUNG, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    JUST HAD MY FIRST INFUSION AND TERRIBLE JOIN AND FLU SYMPTOMS ABOUT 24HRS FOLLOWING. WAS TOLD BY DOC ON CALL THAT TO AVOID THE SIDE EFFECTS, IT'S BEST TO MAKE SURE YOU'VE BEEN TAKING LOTS OF CALCIUM AND VIT D LEADING UP TO THE INFUSION. MAJORITY OF SYMPTOMS WENT AWAY WITHIN 36HRS BUT NEXT TIME HOPE TO AVOID ANY AT ALL.

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    1/30/2010 12:52:40 PM

    Reviewer: reclasthater, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My 83 year old mother has been recommended this drug by her doctor, we have been reviewing other patients problems and have decided against it. It was very suspicious that it has to be given in the Onconlogy dept. Her doctor told her that is where it is given because so many chemo patients have bone loss due to chemo. The commercial advertises that it can be administered by your doctor or nurse... ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    1/28/2010 10:16:52 AM

    Reviewer: Brokenbones, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I recommend taking it easy first 24 hours, felt nausea in evening. Exercising the next day. Had treatment on jan 15 and hopeful will work. Took Actonel for 4 years and not working.

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