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Fosamax

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Other Names: Alendronate

Reclast

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/ 2,691 posts
Other Names: Zometa
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 16,801 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 2,691 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Alendronic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or alendronate sodium (United States Adopted Name) — sold as Fosamax by Merck & Co.|Merck — is a bisphosphonate medication used for osteoporosis and several other bone diseases. It is ma... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Fosamax vs. Reclast

416 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
on Fosamax and had terrible side effects.....she stopped...
...mom was on Fosamax and had terrible side effects.....she stopped taking it. My cousin tried Reclast by infusion and had horrible side effects. The only thing that gave her relief from the side...
been on Fosomax for a while now, no side effects as of yet,...
...vs. Reclast I have been on Fosomax for a while now, no side effects as of yet, but my regular physician said I was a good candidate for Reclast.  I'm not...
not experiencing side effects from Fosamax (except possibly...
...or long term risks. Reclast and Fosamax are both ...if you had no side effects from Reclast, I would guess ...better-than-average chance of not experiencing side effects from Fosamax (except...
40's and then Actinal which gave me severe esophageal pain...
...also took Fosamax for awhile in my 40's and then Actinal which gave me severe esophageal pain. I stopped ...of calcium. My bone densities were getting worse until I took Reclast,...
not tolerate Fosamax because I had acid reflux. Am on...
...on reclast infusion once a year. So far no side effects unless some of those I blame on femara are from the reclast. My oncologist assured me that my insurance would pay for it because it was part ...
but every time I took it I felt like I had the flu. Then...
...Fosamax, but every time I took it I felt like I had the flu. ...Reclast. By the way, I was also diagnosed with celiac disease, which explains why my bones are in bad shape. I feel like I have...
Why did you switch from Fosamax to Reclast? So has...
Quote: Thanks GJ Did you have side effect while on Forteo? I know it's different ...hear what you experienced. Why did you switch from Fosamax to Reclast? So has it been a...
the past I took Fosamax,Actenol, two infusions of Reclast...
...the past I took Fosamax,Actenol, two infusions of Reclast and two injections of ...I took. I suffer from gum pain now. Please do ...these meds. Also after Reclast my numbers were worse, does ...
I was on fosamax for years but switched to reclast (zometa)...
I was on fosamax for years but switched to reclast (zometa) about 4 years ago ...osteopenic for many years (early menopause), 5 years on my first AI ...Make sure to take plenty of calcium and ch...
I started taking Fosomax almost immediately after...
...take anything for osteoporosis? I started taking Fosomax almost immediately after starting prednisone almost ...I have since switched to Reclast (yearly...
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