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Condition: Osteoporosis
5/10/2014 3:41:18 PM

Reviewer: Memarx07, 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: 4

Comment:
I just had my third injection of Prolia and may be one of the lucky ones. I had been taking Boniva through infusion and had horrible side effects. With Prolia, I have not had any negative side effects. It is an injection that takes less than a minute to administer and only needs to be done once every 6 months! Am having another bone scan in 2 months and am hoping my T scores have improved.

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/28/2014 4:04:53 PM

Reviewer: Moih, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I see comments from some saying "ignore the bad reviews, this drug worked fine for me" and I have to say do so at your own peril. I followed their advise and ignored the warnings and ended up angry that this drug was ever approved and at those who try to make those who had bad experiences appear to be whiners. I have to wonder if they actually work for Amgen, considering the sheer volu ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/27/2014 4:50:12 PM

Reviewer: Clover451, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took Prolia subcutaneous at the recommendation of my Dr. I WILL NOT TAKE IT AGAIN. I have been miserable...leg cramps, hand cramps, (back and abdominal cramps at times. Pain in my flank, back, legs, and shoulders, fluid retention...According to the manufacturer you take this every 6 months, I have another 2 months for this to wear off, understandably osteoporosis is a huge concern, but quality ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/22/2014 12:00:08 PM

Reviewer: Female (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 90 year old mother-in-law took prolia a month ago. After two weeks, she noticed cold sores on her lip and tingling in her fingers and toes. She's has severe back pain, weak, has no appetite and has flu like symptoms. She's worse now than before the injection. The elderly should not be given this shot.

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/20/2014 7:33:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I got my first Prolia injection on April 16, 2014. The day after the injection i have had dull aching pain in my backside flanks where the kidneys are along with upper abdominal pain, headache, upper leg pain that comes and goes. I seriously thinking i will not do this injection again. I have just felt like "crap".

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