Fosamax

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Other names: Alendronate
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Alendronic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or alendronate sodium (United States Adopted Name) — sold as ''Fosamax...
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Does Fosamax cause Hair Loss ?

Hair Loss is a known side effect of Fosamax
#18 in Fosamax discussions - 147 posts discuss Hair Loss with Fosamax. Hair Loss is #18 concern in Fosamax discussions.
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been off Fosomax for about 3 months and the hair loss is...
" If you just put in Fosomax and hair loss in a google search there ...honest - I have been off Fosomax for about 3 months and the hair loss is NOT... "

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anyone else noticed hair loss with Fosamax / alendronate?I t...
" Has anyone else noticed hair loss with Fosamax / alendronate? I took fosomax for about 9 years. I started to get the bald patches after about 6 years. Since then my hair has gotten thinner and there... "

to a new shampoo! Then over time, I noticed my hair loss....
" ...as you while taking Fosamax. Suddenly one day, my thick,curly hair became very silky and fine. I attributed it to a new shampoo! Then over time, I noticed my hair loss. It has been some time... "

onth) I have noticed a VERY SIGNIFICANT amount of hair loss....
" fosamax hair loss I have been on Fosamax 35mg 1 per week for almost twos years. In the last few months (particularly this past month)... "

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affects including, hair loss, throat ulsers, painful hips...
" I am on fosamax and have experienced side affects including, hair loss, throat ulsers, painful hips and light headedness i don''t know if I... "

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of alopecia (patchy hair loss) resulting from Fosamax...
" Honestly, I have not heard other reports of alopecia (patchy hair loss) resulting from Fosamax use. It is best to confer with your doctor... "

eople losing their hair after being on Fosamax or Actonel f...
" hair loss using Fosamax Has anyone ever heard of people losing their hair after being on Fosamax or Actonel for a period ...and I seem to be losing my hair. Not a lot of hair... "

that Fosamax caused some hair loss, but after stop taking...
" I felt that Fosamax caused some hair loss, but after stop taking it, still have the loss and thinning. I wonder if Tylenol can also cause this and can you tell what could help... "

where it was making me sick, hair falling out, spine...
" ...just had an \"episode\" with fosamax where it was making me sick, hair falling out, spine felt like it was wrapped in razor wire, stiff joints, exhausted.  After the third dose I called the doctor's... "

Any side effects, especially thinning or loss of hair...
" ...regarding the use of Fosamax in post-menopausal women. Any side effects, especially thinning or loss of hair, as that is... "

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