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Condition: Osteoporosis
5/2/2013 7:25:44 PM

Reviewer: Jimmianne, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have already written a review so this is an update. I had my first Prolia shot 6 months ago and my second one this week. My bone scan given the same day showed that I have already had a 3% increase in bone density.

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/29/2013 10:28:36 AM

Reviewer: Jimmie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am about to have my second injection today. It is too soon for results. They say wait 1 year to 18 months for results to show up on a scan. Hope I see improvement before that. The injection is painless with a tiny needle. I have mild scalp eczema which got worse and peaked at month 4 and had several minor eye infections as well. I wonder when people say their symptoms began the day after the inj ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/27/2013 2:37:38 PM

Reviewer: Beatrice, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had many side effects from Prolia and my endocrinologist confirmed that they are side effects of this drug. A few participants in this forum stated that people would have experienced their medical problems even without taking Prolia, but I don't know how they are qualified to make this judgment. My side effects really kicked in after the fourth injection. Prolia lowers the immune system ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/25/2013 8:00:29 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Had my first Prolia injection 3 wks ago and have had extreme pain , flu like . Have been taking pain meds already + tylenol + iburprofen .Groin is hurting severely , not sure about effectiveness first injection . But barely able to move let alone exercise . Doc said give it 4 wks . Not sure i can handle next injection at all !!!!!!

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/24/2013 9:59:28 AM

Reviewer: Connie C, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After having three of the prolia doses, I happened to pick up a flyer on it at my drug store. I noticed under the side effects that urinary track infection was listed. After the second dose, I had reoccuring urinary tract infections, which I hadn't had for years!!! It has to be caused by the prolia. Also, when reading the other reviews, I noticed that one person had problems with balance. I ... Show Full Comment

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