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    Condition: Osteoporosis
    3/23/2019 6:16:20 AM

    Reviewer: Zoledronic acid, 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:
    Worse drug I've ever taken.4 months on and still suffering.Caused tinitus and bone problems in ears.Tried telling me it was caused by smoking.Rubbish,happened immediately after infusion,severe earache then tinitus.Flare up of arthritis immediately after which I'm still suffering. Still trying to get answers.Was told benefits outweigh risks,what a joke.Been off work since November.Wish to G ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    12/7/2018 11:10:03 PM

    Reviewer: Nicole 2185, 35-44 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I received the Zoledronic acid infusion on November 8, on November 13, i was hospitalized for fever of 104, i could not walk,my body ache all over and most of all my neck was stiff. My oxygen levels were low and i couldn't breathe..this is the worst drug ever please,please DO NOT TAKE! ITS DECEMBER 7 AND THE SIDE EFFECTS ARE STILL THERE...IT'S NOT WORTH IT!

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    10/8/2018 1:37:59 AM

    Reviewer: 75 or over on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    July 6, 2018 was my 5th yearly infusion. The next night I had terrible pains shooting through my entire body, the calves of my legs hurt so much I was in tears, my thighs and groin area hurt so much that I was scared and I had no idea what had happened or why, my arthritis flared up, I experienced nasal congestion, I was extremely tired, after about two weeks my teeth hurt for two days, and I st ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    3/29/2017 11:53:11 AM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had 2 yearly infusions, am seriously considering not having the 3rd. No reduction in micro-fractures. Told initially it would take 3months to be active in preventing them. During year 2 they gave similar excuses for continued micro-fracturing. I don't believe this works, in fact my teeth are now crumbling to bits rapidly since beginning treatment. The old diet and exercise cure is really the ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Osteoporosis
    7/29/2016 3:43:00 AM

    Reviewer: ?????? M.J., 65-74 on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This is a followup on my previous 2 entries after being given the IV fusion of Zoledronic back in Nov of 2015. I still am being treated for the rash and itching that occurred approx 2 weeks after the IV at the VA Hospital. I've seen 4 Dermatologists at the VA Hosp and have been prescribed numerous meds and to take cool showers and use ice when itching is severe. The last Dr I saw was about 2 w ... Show Full Comment

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