Actonel

Last Update February 3, 2016
Other brands: Risedronate, Atelvia
Actonel (generic name: risedronate) is part of a family of medications known as bisphosphonates. It is used to treat and prevent osteoporosis. Actonel increases bone density by inh...
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years. So far cancer has not returned and am hoping despite...
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" ...was 3 years on Tamoxifen. I have been on Arimidex for 4 years. Have very bad joint pain, especially in my knees & hands. Fingers swollen & very stiff. Also have serious weight gain that I can't seem... "

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years. So far cancer has not returned and am hoping despite...
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" ...was 3 years on Tamoxifen. I have been on Arimidex for 4 years. Have very bad joint pain, especially in my knees & hands. Fingers swollen & very stiff. Also have serious weight gain that I can't seem... "

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my fight with my 2 cancers... Actonel can have side ef...
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" ...a once-a-month tab of Actonel. It has done WONDERS!!!! Changed me back to my pre-cancer osteopenia...I went deep into osteoporosis during my fight with my 2 cancers... Actonel can have side... "

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ins companies will not pay for it for anyone without cancer...
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" Laura, I take actonel, but do not have any SE from it. My MIL takes Fozamax D. I think there are some others also. My onco told me there is a med about 10 times as effective as these. She said she... "

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highest incidence of problems appear to be in cancer pat...
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" Hi, I was on Actonel for about 4 years. It helped increase my numbers until recently. Now I am having the Prolia injection every 6 months instead. A percentage of the patients taking these... "

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ity excellent before cancer.) St...
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" ...get go. March 03 started Arimidex, still taking it. October 05, tests show osteopenia probably from the Arimidex.(Bone density excellent before cancer.) Started Actonel which... "

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t. It even says on the label that if you have neck cancer...
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" ...in the literature that Actonel can cause bone cancer - another massive reason not to take it. It even says on the label that if you have neck cancer not to take Actonel. Well, ...does it take for this... "

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take it because I feel like it will help prevent the cancer...
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" I take Arimidex and I have not been told that I have to have the Zometa injection. I do take Actonel for my bones. I don't like the... "

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2 year cancer survivor, was taking Actonel or Fosamax for o...
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" ...work I, a 12 year cancer survivor, was taking Actonel or Fosamax for osteopenia when a crown broke ...4 years later it broke off again. (I stopped Fosamax last year when I heard about the risk... "

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in the caution section risk may be higher if you have Cancer...
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" ... sheet that was enclosed with my actonel, states in the caution section risk may be higher if you have Cancer.Then in this info. states it... "

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