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Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
1/13/2009 6:58:35 PM

Reviewer: bettyhiatt@hotmail.com, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have only been on it for a few weeks so as whether it is helping or not I can not tell. I am trying to find out if there is a generic drug for this and what it is. Thank you Betty

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
11/28/2008 4:48:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i have just had one treatment and no problem so far.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
11/24/2008 8:23:49 PM

Reviewer: Suki12Y, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I found it easy to use but have to stop taking it as I had severe joint and muscle pain.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
10/20/2008 3:55:29 PM

Reviewer: ginger36, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Was easy and convenient to use and the only positive results I have had with any osteoporosis medication. I have no positive results with fosamax,etc. With forteo, the results were amazingly good.

Condition: Decreased Bone Mass Following Menopause
10/20/2008 2:28:20 PM

Reviewer: stnsdrf2, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
iv,e only been on forteo for 6 months, due to poor bone scan numbers and degenertive disc disease. dont know if it,s working or not yet. the scary part is the tumor warnings they tell you about, and your wondering every shot you take if you should be taking them.has anyone else noticed any weight gain taking forteo? i just hope it'll work for me and be safe to take.and everyone else will benif ... Show Full Comment

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