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    Condition: Osteoporosis
    11/20/2020 1:22:29 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    My doctor highly recommended reclast infusion. I looked up who shouldn't take it & I had 4 of the pre existing listed. Doctor knew but never informed me of the serious side effects.I believed her! It was done August 2020. Two weeks later,I started having serious problems.For the past 3 months reclast infusion has destroyed my health. I'm 60 yrs. old & my health has never been this ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    11/14/2020 7:03:06 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I don't know effectiveness yet had to give rating. I am 60. First reclast infusion Thursday 10:30 for osteoporosis of hip. Was given protocol to drink 60 ounces water a day and take 2 Tylenol 2x a day for the day before, day of and 2 days after. Infusion easy. Nurse did SLOW infusion... Felt fine. 24-26 hours later minor aches, joint pain and fever (100.4) for about 12 hours. Tylenol g ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    8/29/2020 10:09:49 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have never been in so much pain . Within hours of the infusion my joints and bones were screaming in pain. The dr. Gave me tramadol and said it would pass . It is passing but taking so long. As it passes my left hand started swelling . I woke one day to find the pain in my hand unbearable . The thumb joint and wrist is horrible. I cannot use it all and it gets worse daily. Today I will seek help ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    5/10/2020 11:03:45 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I am a registered nurse, I am one of the healthiest (no symptoms of any medical problems except for osteoporosis), non-complaining, NON-neurotic persons and a previous skeptic of online reviews as people often pull their other medical issues into reactions they're having from a particular medication. However, HERE is where I am no longer a skeptic. I had my first Reclast infusion in September ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    5/9/2020 11:04:13 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had only one side effect a rash on my arm other then that this infusion works for me I have had 2 done an very thankful to not have to take meds for osto

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