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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Reclast IV.

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Condition: Osteoporosis
9/1/2009 2:28:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My mother was 82 when her Dr. gave her reclast to prevent osteporosis. When she went back in 3 mounths her RBC had dropped. She now has to take a shot to try to build up her blood this has gone one for 6 mounths. I will always believe that the reclast had something to do with the decress in her blood. PLEASE let me know what you think about the cause of this drop. We have read that this coul ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
8/25/2009 5:49:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Osteoporosis
8/17/2009 4:07:53 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had the injection 2 months ago. No side effects, but I drank 2 glasses of water before, had some apple juice during and drank a lot for the rest of the day and the next since I had read that you need more fluid before and after the treatment. Had no side effects, but a few days later I had severe cramping in my left calf. I increased the calcium I was taking and also the fluid and it disappear ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
8/15/2009 10:25:46 AM

Reviewer: linda d, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Linda .. 55 year old femail .. I have used Boniva and Fosamax before that ... I got my injection in late December 2008 ... I had severe flu like symptoms for about 1 week .. which I was told could happen .. I will have another bone density test done in November to see if it has helped ..the Boniva and Fosamax did not .. If the results show improvement I will take it again ... if not I will discuss ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
8/13/2009 8:35:50 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This was very easy to use, but I am not sure about the side effects. I don't know if Reclast or if they were caused by something else.

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