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Condition: Osteoporosis
4/12/2014 4:10:39 PM

Reviewer: Fighting for my Bones, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I just had my first shot yesterday, April 11, 2014 after 2 years of being scared to take it - despite my very low bone density scores of -2.5 in hips and -3.4 in the spine. I am a 57 year old female with a genetic disposition for the disease. After a freak tibia-plateau fracture 4 years ago, I learned I had severe osteo and I changed my diet, started working out with weights 3 times weekly, and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
4/4/2014 9:15:27 PM

Reviewer: sharonandie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
WOW! I am so thankful I came across this website. I have taken Prolia 2 times. At first didn't notice any difference, as I had a heart attack before that, and put all the symptoms down to that, lethargy,fatique, the whole bit, until the last few months. I started with back pain, had shots for that, but since my last shot of Prolia in January have had horrible pain in my groin, hip and back.I a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/27/2014 11:53:01 AM

Reviewer: Big Mistake, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
3 months after my 1st and last Prolia injection I developed aching arms and legs to the point I had difficulty walking and lifting my arms up. Had severe headaches and eventually was diagnosed with Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis. Am now on prednisone and told I will be for 18 months. Fortunately I started Prednisone before losing my eyesight due to the Temporal Arteritis. I wish I h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/27/2014 8:43:32 AM

Reviewer: chico, 55-64 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:
I have had my second shot of Prolia for my Osteoporosis February 2014.I have become very ill from this drug. Three severe lung infections over the past 6 months, 2 chest X-rays, antibiotics, SEVERE! cough, Severe chest pain, leg cramps, skin irritations, exhaustion,loss of sleep, watering eyes,runny nose, hearing loss...it goes on and on. I WILL NEVER NEVER NEVER take this medication again. Final ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
3/24/2014 9:09:06 PM

Reviewer: Sandy, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I previously wrote regarding side affects from prolia. Amgen Health advised me to have my hearing checked as I wear hearing aides and cannot hear well with them on anymore. I had my hearing test today. Since my last hearing test in July 2013, one month before taking the second Prolia shot, I have lost 25% more of my hearing. I was told that this amount of hearing loss in 7 months is unpresented w ... Show Full Comment

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