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Bone metastases, or metastatic bone disease, is a class of cancer metastases that results from primary tumor invasion to bone. Bone-o...
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Aredia vs Xgeva

Aredia
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Xgeva
Other name: Pamidronate Pamidronate
Other name: Prolia Prolia
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
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1.2
Concern level
3.2
Helpfulness
for Bone Mets
1.8
Concern level
3.2
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Method of use:
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Bisphosphonates (also called diphosphonates) are a class of drugs that prevent the loss of bone mass, used to treat osteoporosis and similar diseases. They are called bisphosphonates because they have two phosphonate groups and are similar in stru...
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Bisphosphonates (also called diphosphonates) are a class of drugs that prevent the loss of bone mass, used to treat osteoporosis and similar diseases. They are called bisphosphonates because they have two phosphonate groups and are similar in stru...
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Bisphosphonates (also called diphosphonates) are a class of drugs that prevent the loss of bone mass, used to treat osteoporosis and similar diseases. They are called bisphosphonates because they have two phosphonate groups and are similar in stru...
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Bisphosphonates (also called diphosphonates) are a class of drugs that prevent the loss of bone mass, used to treat osteoporosis and similar diseases. They are called bisphosphonates because they have two phosphonate groups and are similar in stru...
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me Aredia which had kept the bone pain down to almost...
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" I was started with XGeva but after six months I started to get bone pain and weakness. So they started giving me Aredia which had kept the bone pain down to almost none.... "

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I just went from the Aredia to Xgeva without little is...
" Judi After Aredia...there is Zometa and the new Xgeva - all bone stregtheners - I just went from the Aredia to Xgeva without little issues. And... "

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d Aredia Feb 2010. I have some arthritis problems a...
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" ...tolerance to the Faslodex and Xgeva. I started Faslodex and Aredia Feb 2010. I have some arthritis problems and the Faslodex does ...somewhat affect those. I switched to the Xgeva Feb 2011 since I have... "

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the kidneys. So for now, I am stuck with Aredia :-(Je...
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" ...today. I am currently on Aredia and getting rid of the ...Aredia is working for me (which it is). She said that the Xgeva works a little differently than ...So for now, I am stuck with Aredia :-(... "

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a side effect. I was on Aredia prior to that for about...
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" I have been on Xgeva for almost 3 years now and have never had any side effects.   I don't consider ...a side effect.  I was on Aredia prior to... "

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d Aredia Feb 2010. I have some arthritis problems a...
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" ...tolerance to the Faslodex and Xgeva.  I started Faslodex and Aredia Feb 2010.  I have some arthritis problems and the Faslodex does ...somewhat affect those.  I switched to the Xgeva Feb 2011 since I have... "

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addition, I was just switched to Xgeva from Aredia and find...
" ...the spine'. In addition, I was just switched to Xgeva from Aredia and find that very tolerable ...the double shots...I wouldn't give up on the Faslodex yet - it took... "

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meta) and starting Xgeva next week. Don't worry too much...
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" ...Loves - Saying goodbye to Aredia (like Zometa) and starting Xgeva next week. Don't worry too ...much about the tx. With Aredia, I had achy joints and bones and tired for 48 hours. Deanna... "

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on Aredia bone strength we for over a year. Then 2 years...
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" Was 1st on Aredia bone strength we for over ...Then 2 years ago oncologist put me on Xgeva bone strengther. Had to temporarily... "

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this week but i was on aredia not zometa. I have read...
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" I just started Xgeva this week but i was on aredia not zometa. I have read ...does save time. I had some bone pain... "

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