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Condition: Osteoporosis
10/25/2014 6:22:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking Prolia for 2 years and have had increasing thigh pain in my right femur, pain in my right glute, pain in my left upper arm. Extreme, to the point of not being able to sleep, climb stairs with alternate feet or walk for more than a mile. My cholesterol also shot up to unhealthy levels. I watch my diet and am normally an active 64 year old woman bug this medicine has negatively af ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
10/18/2014 1:13:45 AM

Reviewer: heirloom, 65-74 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:
Thank you Amgen for this wonderful drug! Just had my fourth injection this week and got the results from deca. In 18 my bmi went up 13% :) They strive for 4% yearly and mine went up 13% in 18 mos.!! I was so happy and I started shaking when I was leaving the office. So sorry for so many of you who are having so many problems. wish u could have my luck.

Condition: Osteoporosis
10/14/2014 4:25:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Had first injection for osteoporosis - within one week began having severe thigh, hip and back pain and had a serious respiratory infection which required antibiotics. Dizziness and balance problems. Doc agrees - I will not be taking another shot.

Condition: Osteoporosis
10/13/2014 7:40:17 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
When your doctor suggested Prolia, did they say this drug has little to no side effects? Interesting to me that my four doctors said the exact same thing. (Same sales pitch) Little to no side effects. For all the people suffering here you know this is clearly not true. Than when I had major difficulty my doctor's looked at me dumbfounded. Didn't have a clue what to do. You would think Amge ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Osteoporosis
10/12/2014 8:01:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took 1st shot Oct 2013. Experienced extreme exhaustion, muscle aches. 2nd shot April 2014. Developed urinary tract infections one right after the other as well as lower abdomen pain. Will not be taking a 3rd shot!

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