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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Prolia SubQ.

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Condition: Osteoporosis
4/6/2013 1:39:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had a tough time with Prolia, but I am sensitive to a lot of medication. Two month in after the injection, I could not move my hip. I got an injection that helped. The worst thing for me after Prolia injection is that my hair starting falling out, and my eyelashes fell out! When they started coming back in, they are turning under, and I have to go to my Ophathamologist to have the eyelashes ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/5/2013 2:49:20 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've had four Prolia injections and regret having taken this drug. The problems began creeping up on me until they got out of control after the fourth injection. I am prone to occasional herpes and acne, and now these infections are pronounced and chronic. I'm taking antiviral and antibiotic medications to control these conditions until the Prolia gets out of my system. I have other compla ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/3/2013 11:12:05 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My Mom had this shot twice and after the first shot she told her dr that it gave her flu like symptoms. Dr said that was not possible. After second shot the symptoms returned and she lost her appetite. Three weeks after prolia shot my Mom was hospitalized for severe infection and she passed away 2 days later. The doctors prescribing medications know very little about them and if my Moms dr had lis ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/19/2013 11:14:46 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I just had a Dexa scan after 1 yr on Prolia. My spine BMD improved 13.5%, slight improvement in hips. Back pain has gone away.

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/5/2013 9:57:38 AM

Reviewer: Been there done that, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Pain after treatment was VERY unpleasant! It has now been 15 months since I received Prolia and still have a rash on my legs, bad liver enzyme testing, and other difficulties which I didn't have prior to getting this "stuff". NEVER AGAIN! Please be aware of this and know that this drug is also used for chemotherapy--it's poison. They won't tell you the truth about this dr ... Show Full Comment

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