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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Evista Oral.

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Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
6/20/2012 4:59:57 PM

Reviewer: zeelie1933, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Side effect -- weight gain

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
4/27/2012 3:49:44 PM

Reviewer: Valkyrie, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have used Evista since 1999 and have not had adverse side effects except sometimes cramps on my feet at night, although it is uncertain that this is caused by Evista. Other than that, I take it on a daily basis without fail and have felt fine.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
3/18/2012 7:50:53 PM

Reviewer: Zeelie1933, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have only had one side effect from this medication--weight gain.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
1/31/2012 4:58:41 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking Evista for 5 years. During the first ten days on Evista I felt as though I had a mild virus, warm, somewhat achey. After that I've had no side effects at all and feel fine on it. Only problem is that while my hip T score improved my spinal T score has gotten worse and I am now have osteoporosis so will have to switch to another medication. Too bad since I liked Evista.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
12/4/2011 7:34:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I had a hysterectomy at 49 and went on low dose HRT for about 2 1/2 years with no negative side effects. I weaned myself off of them knowing they no longer advise HRT beyond 5 years. Two years later I have been diagnosed with osteopenia and osteoporosis. I have only been on Evista for 6 weeks. Weight gain, insomnia and severe hot flashes were immediate. Now a burning in my hips wakes me up wh ... Show Full Comment

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