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Condition: Osteoporosis
4/11/2015 10:20:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Don't know outcome, had first infusion Friday. Still have horrible aches, headache and loss of appetite. Taking Tylenol.....really not helping much for aches or horrible headache. Been 3 days hope I feel better soon. Not sure As I'll do this treatment again.

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/2/2015 10:22:29 PM

Reviewer: alice331048, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this was my last dose in Dec. A few day later I began to feel very weak, dizzy, couldn't meat. losing weight daily. I was seeing my MD regularily. It never entered my mind that this drug could have made me so sick I felt I was dying. Then I recently remembered after my first IV dose I felt like I had the flu for about a week. But this time it has really affected my whole body. I am a RN but n ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
2/5/2015 3:44:38 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking my 3rd infusion, I developed osteonecrosis of the Jaw due to reclast infusions. I have had to spend over 30,000 dollars to have my mouth restored only to find out that it has worsened, DO NOT TAKE THIS DRUG and report your symptoms to the FDA PLEASE if we do not get this warning out they will continue to manufacture it.

Condition: Osteoporosis
1/28/2015 2:33:16 PM

Reviewer: LindyLou, 65-74 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 was diagnosed with osteoporosis in my 50's. This was no surprise since both my mother and my father's mother had huge, disfiguring dowager's humps. They had no relief from their situation. My sister and I have the same medical condition, but now there are alternatives to help build bone. I took Fosamx for a dozen years. For the first few years my delicate bones improved. I then bega ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
1/26/2015 6:39:05 PM

Reviewer: goldnms, 55-64 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 had my first treatment in 2009. Then 2010. Iwent from osteoporosis to osteopena(sp).because of insurance only allowed every 2 years. I had minor aches some bone pain for short term. It worked for me where other drugs failed.This will be my last because it won't be afforded to me.I have always had IBS and other health issues mentioned here but before during and after I ever had Reclast. Beca ... Show Full Comment

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