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    Condition: Osteoporosis
    12/9/2008 11:10:33 AM

    Reviewer: grantastrid, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have only started taking this drug 2 mts., so I can not say how effectived it is. I have not have any side affects so far.

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    11/30/2008 8:34:05 AM

    Reviewer: nanny, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Severe pain in muscles,joints

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    11/25/2008 12:07:07 AM

    Reviewer: rose, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    35 year old female:My first dose of Actonel Saturday 10/25/08 8:00am. Was afraid to take it after reading the side effects, with good reason. I had no reaction all day Saturday, but come Sunday morning the pain in my body woke me up at about 6:00am. Felt like flu-like body aches which became extremely worse. By 9:00 am I could not move. It felt like I'd been run over by a truck and on top ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    11/5/2008 10:16:08 PM

    Reviewer: soosh86, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Horrible experience! I took my first monthly dose as directed 7 am last Saturday. As the day wore on, I began to feel nauseus, followed by a horrible back ache. I felt light headed if I stood too long and woke in the night wiht a feverish feeling, with loose stools twice. By morining, my whole body ached and after being up an hour, I went back to bed for 2 hours. I literally did not get off the so ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    10/22/2008 1:11:15 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Horrible experience with 150mg pill. Within 48hours i had chills and severe muscle pain. For the next 4 days i have had pain in my stomach and severe (straight watery) diarrea that nothing would relieve ie;ammodium,peptobismal. I will never take this drug again! It is poison!

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