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Old 09-06-2012, 11:13 PM   #1
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Need pros and cons of Forteo


I don't have osteopenia or osteoporosis but five fractures from 7 yrs of monthly
Iv bisphosphonates. Forteo has been suggested. Anyone a metastic breast
Cancer survivor with history of fractures, I would really love to hear from
You. Yeah, I think the conciliation prize is I lived!!

 
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Old 09-26-2012, 04:59 PM   #2
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Re: Need pros and cons of Forteo

wow, God love you..and I guess you stood up to cancer. ME TOO
I do have osteoporosis of the spine very badly..Fosmax bad news I swear it caused, The pro's, Only medication that grows bone.. a plus for me,plus helps with spinal fractures and spinal discomfort after 1 1/2 mo discomfort gone!!!
Con's injection daily need to be on top of this...Plus needs refrig. problem if you travel.
brusing at the site at times, achy joints,wgt gain.
Hopes that helps

 
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Old 03-03-2013, 04:24 PM   #3
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Re: Need pros and cons of Forteo

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I don't have osteopenia or osteoporosis but five fractures from 7 yrs of monthly
Iv bisphosphonates. Forteo has been suggested. Anyone a metastic breast
Cancer survivor with history of fractures, I would really love to hear from
You. Yeah, I think the conciliation prize is I lived!!
I took the Forteo for 2 yrs and my bone density decreased any way. It does not always help. I didn't have any side effects while taking it though.

 
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Old 03-03-2013, 04:26 PM   #4
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Re: Need pros and cons of Forteo

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wow, God love you..and I guess you stood up to cancer. ME TOO
I do have osteoporosis of the spine very badly..Fosmax bad news I swear it caused, The pro's, Only medication that grows bone.. a plus for me,plus helps with spinal fractures and spinal discomfort after 1 1/2 mo discomfort gone!!!
Con's injection daily need to be on top of this...Plus needs refrig. problem if you travel.
brusing at the site at times, achy joints,wgt gain.
Hopes that helps
Supposedly Evista or any HRT would also have the possibility of growing bone.

 
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