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Risedronate is used to prevent and treat osteoporosis (thinning of bone) in women after menopause. This medicine may also be used to increase bone mass in men who have osteoporosis, and in men and women to prevent and treat osteoporosis caused by long-term use of corticosteroids (cortisone-like medicine). Risedronat... continue
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I took one once-a-month Actonel and had horrible side effects, so I will not take it again. A different doctor told me to take strontium citrate inst... [More]
Fosamax or Boniva?
Totally bored at work so I came to visit other DS groups (I basically reside in the diabetes group) My bone density test finally after years of get... [More]
PROLIA - given s/c twice a year!
The only prescription med I took was once-a-month Actonel. My side effects were so bad that I never took a second dose. Here is a website that I go ... [More]
I used to get frequent migraines--at least PMS migraines. As I got older and began being treated for Osteopenia, I noticed the migraines would happen... [More]
Back pain relief
Hi, alabutina, and welcome to this forum. I have PM with overlapping DM and Lupus. I, too, was diagnosed with Osteoporosis 3 years ago, which was pr... [More]