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Boniva vs. Prolia for Osteoporosis

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Boniva

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/ 3,709 posts
Other Names: Ibandronate

Prolia

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/ 1,894 posts
Other Names: Xgeva
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 3,709 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Based on 1,894 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Ibandronic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or ibandronate sodium (United States Approved Name), marketed under the trade names Boniva, Bondronat and Bonviva, is a potent bisphosphonate medication used in the prevention an... Read more on Wikipedia
Denosumab is a fully human monoclonal antibody for the treatment of osteoporosis, treatment induced bone loss, bone metastases, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple myeloma and giant cell tumor of bone. It was developed by the company Amgen.Denosumab is design... Read more on Wikipedia
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started Prolia July, 2011 after having been on Boniva over...
I started Prolia July, 2011 after having been on Boniva over 5 years. Started having side effects after one month. These include pain in neck and shoulders,skin irritation,dizzyness,headache and...
scan showed the Boniva gave her a slight improvement....
...3 years on Boniva (once a month) ...this, but her doctor switched her to Prolia, which is an injection once every 6 months. So far, no problem... but she has ...scan showed the Boniva gave h...
about a month after taking the Boniva. I explained this to...
...had same thing happen with Boniva with the exception of the ...a month after taking the Boniva. I explained this ...staff tha there were \"no\" side effects with Prolia, and unfortunately I ...
a allergic reaction to the boniva injections and also if...
...osteoporosis and has had the Roux-n-y, have you tried the Prolia twice a year IV?  I had a allergic reaction to the boniva injections...
Prolia in Dec 2011 for osteoporosis. I had previously...
I started Prolia in Dec 2011 for osteoporosis. I had previously been on IV Boniva & Reclast for 5 yrs. I noticed some jaw ...as I only recently thought Prolia might be the reason for...
an injection every 6 months. I don't have any side effects...
...Fosamax, Actonel or Boniva. They can do ...and now have very bad reflux and pre-cancerous ...much. I now take Prolia which is an injection every 6 months. I don't have any side effects and be...
recommend Prolia. I hope it helps my bones, but haven't...
...my first Prolia injection in July, 2011. I have had no side effects that I ...else. My endo didn't want me on Boniva, or any of the others, but did recommend Prolia. I hope it helps my bones,...
osteoporosis, taking boniva or prolia. Can these medicine...
Have osteoporosis, taking boniva or prolia. Can these medicine cause cancer? I am a woman ...57 years old, I was on boniva for 2 years and my ...suggested I go back on boniva or prolia. i heard...
the Prolia, took Boniva for a year the pain in my Hips was...
...out it may just be the Prolia, took Boniva for a year the pain in my Hips was awful. Hoped the Prolia would work. I have Osteopina....
Fosamax and can't take Boniva due to kidney failure. But...
...had problems with Fosamax and can't take Boniva due to kidney failure. But the Prolia is a 6 month...
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