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Rare Disorders board

  1. Sternocostoclavicular Hyperostosis
    ... where remission was made possible with Infliximab and Pamidronate . Both of which are in the same family of biophosphanates ... the others never did attain remission. As far as Pamidronate , this was tried with people who had the HLA-B27 gene...

Bone Disorders board

  1. questions with Fibrous Dysplasia
    ... on bisposphonate drugs and infusion treatments with pamidronate . Also - there are some interesting surgeries that...

  2. Another Child with CRMO
    ... acid, vitamin D, Calcium, and Phosphate, he also has pamidronate infusions every 12 weeks, his treatment is working...

  3. Possible CRMO diagnosis
    ... fined out when her next appointmnet is. Have you tried pamidronate my daughter had 6 months pain free when she first...
    ... Hi, I had six inufsion of Pamidronate about 3 years ago. It helped initally but it stop ... every six months and have less renal implication that Pamidronate . Boniva is available in US and most countries...
    ... QUOTE=AliRah;3256313]Hi, I had six inufsion of Pamidronate about 3 years ago. It helped initally but it stop ... every six months and have less renal implication that Pamidronate . Boniva is available in US and most countries...
    ... QUOTE=AliRah;3256313]Hi, I had six inufsion of Pamidronate about 3 years ago. It helped initally but it stop ... every six months and have less renal implication that Pamidronate . Boniva is available in US and most countries...
    ... to try her on IV Methylprednisolone, followed by IV Pamidronate once every 3 months and methyltroxate. WHilst I am ... out of me. My daughter has braces and apparently the Pamidronate exposes the user to a higher risk of Osteonecrosis ... Australia. Has anyone out there had a child with braces on Pamidronate or any other bisphosphonate?...
    ... on its own? The Paediatrc Rheumotologist says that Pamidronate would help this reshape as well. Have you heard of ... this would increase the risk of ONJ if she did go on Pamidronate . K...
    ... Hi K, I have been through all meds such as Pamidronate , Remicade, Humira, Enbrel. I did speak to that ... your daughter. All together, I took 8 infusion of Pamidronate over the past 3 years and there is not a single oral ... to do any major surgery on me. The half-life of Pamidronate is like 10 years. I did get some benefits from Pamidronate...
    ... really not comfortable with my girl taking Remicade or Pamidronate and even moreso after your postings! We will begin...

  4. osteogenesis imperfecta
    ... of school. For awhile she was taking a drug called Pamidronate and that worked really well at keeping her bones strong...

  5. My son has CRMO - He is in constant pain now.
    ... which she has every week by injection. have you tried pamidronate it only worked for her once. She has it in her coller...

  6. anything i can do?
    ... certain point of erosion. There is a drug called pamidronate that some docs will use to help rebuild the bone....

  7. fibrous dysplasia of the skull
    ... this disease in the country, who is treating her with Pamidronate which is a biohphosphenate. She has been undergoing...

  8. Crmo

  9. Crmo
    ... he was referred to a Rheumatologist who has used Pamidronate Therapy. This drug is also used in Bone Cancer patients...
    ... subclass of this disease. I had question regarding the Pamidronate infusions. I have taken two infusion at 60mg over...

  10. To those with Fibrous Dysplasia.
    ... bone, maybe those drug treatments (like fosamax or IV pamidronate or zoledronate) will be more helpful and will decrease...

  11. monostotic fibrous dysplasia (ajhanson hopefully sees this)
    ... have tried fosamax (10 mg/day) and Zoledronate IV and pamidronate IV. Nothing seems to help very much.. Now I am...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Juvenile Osteoprosis help
    ... Meanwhile he wants me to look into giving her Fosamax or Pamidronate to help her build up her bones. Has anyone else...

  2. Taking Forteo On & Off?
    ... the every 3 month routine that comes in iv infused Pamidronate , Aredia, and I "think" Fosamax and Boniva. Since...

  3. Reclast approved by FDA
    ... of bisphosphonates to date: etidronate (Didronel), pamidronate (Aredia), alendronate (Fosamax), risedronate (Actonel...

  4. Pardon My Brag
    ... think it was late 2003 that I had one IV infusion of pamidronate . But then I decided to see a local Endo who started...
    ... IV bisphosphonate. (I had had one IV infusion of pamidronate , scheduled for a 2 hour drip, experienced some VERY ... viral infection of some sort or a side effect from the pamidronate . I tend to think it was a virus and would not have ... been adverse to trying another pamidronate infusion - except the doggone bone and jaw problems ... starting to show up scare me. I had intended to go the pamidronate route until my Endo suggested another 12 months on...

  5. Which treatment/How often
    ... 53 T score - 2.27 Several years ago, I started Pamidronate infusions several years ago (Aredia), which I took ... But she has also many times mixed up if I am on the Pamidronate or Zometa. So, as I am way overdue for an infusion ... since almost 1993). If choosing between Zometa and Pamidronate , may I have any recommendation/experience/thoughts...

  6. Boniva
    ... usually seen in the iv form of bisphos's which are pamidronate , etc. and there is a very low risk for patients taking...

  7. Strontium Citrate
    ... ntiresorptives ie taking (Fosamax and Actonel or Boniva and Pamidronate etc taking together). I'm not convinced that doubling...

  8. DesertBloom: I've Got A Question
    ... You mentioned the use of IV pamidronate (Aredia) and there is not the risk w/pamidronate for...
    ... You mentioned the use of IV pamidronate (Aredia) and there is not the risk w/pamidronate for...

  9. My Mom, Doctor Visit Ref: Forteo and IV
    ... of for osteoporosis that starts w/an "A" is Aredia ( pamidronate ). But I don't think it is given monthly, and I don...
    ... of for osteoporosis that starts w/an "A" is Aredia ( pamidronate ). But I don't think it is given monthly, and I don...
    ... CrohnieToo could go by JudyInMichigan! The Aredia ( pamidronate ) that is the infusable I was mentioning is a bisphosphonate...
    ... CrohnieToo could go by JudyInMichigan! The Aredia ( pamidronate ) that is the infusable I was mentioning is a bisphosphonate...

  10. After Forteo
    ... took it for 2 1/2 years but was then put on Aredia ( pamidronate ). This patient has a severe allergy to biophosphonates...
    ... limit. As far as Aredia goes, Google the word " Pamidronate " to get further info. I would like to post a URL ... possibly deleted by the Moder. As I mentioned before, Pamidronate is used for other med problems as well as osteo.....
    ... complaints about the bone pain in the IV versions either ( pamidronate , etc). Whatever the doc decides, make sure you agree...

  11. Is Anyone Starting on their 3rd year of Forteo?
    ... She's now off the Forteo, and on the iv infused pamidronate (aredia). She hasn't had any problems with this med...

  12. Anybody finished with 2 years on Forteo?
    ... do when my 24 months is up! I had one infusion of pamidronate prior to starting the Forteo and had assumed I would...
    ... Well, I had IV pamidronate . 60 mg. It was started as a 2 hour drip but I experienced ... the flu-like symptoms a delayed reaction from the pamidronate or a virus I picked up whilst traveling? Who knows ... . It wouldn't stop me from having another IV pamidronate infusion - but the necrosis risk .... THAT just might ... short 15-30 second Boniva. And, "if" I "do" do the IV pamidronate again I think I would opt for the 30 mg infusion every...
    ... Well, Boniva is a newer bisphosphonate than pamidronate (Aredia) which may have to do w/the short infusion...
    ... taape, I forgot you had asked why I had only the one pamidronate infusion. I asked how to treat my osteoporosis ... asked their Endo what he suggested. Same thing: IV pamidronate or Forto. I opted to go w/the IV pamidronate and had ... During the question and answer when I mentioned my IV pamidronate infusion he insisted it must have been part of a clinical...

  13. Vitamin D Reduced !!!!
    ... D dosage and did not want me to start Forteo or IV pamidronate until my PTH went below 30 which it never did. My...

  14. MD visit, Forteo follow-up info
    ... One of the IV bisphosphonates is pamidronate (Aredia). I've had one infusion before Forteo was ... and no more tingling. That's it. I'll go back on IV pamidronate when my 2 years of Forteo is up. I have Crohn's disease ... no way I would even TRY an oral bisphosphonate. The pamidronate caused no digestive problems at all....

  15. Forteo-yearly testing.....question..
    ... Clinic last year, had a DEXA there, plus a 4 hour pamidronate infusion and xrays, for less than that! I sure hope...

  16. please please please comment on this plan i have been given
    ... Actonel or Boniva then there is the alternative of pamidronate or zolendronate (sp?) infusions. I'm a bit leery of ... the zolendronate but have had the pamidronate infusion. I have Crohn's disease so absolutely refuse ... in case. Forteo was approved shortly after my first pamidronate infusion and I opted to go with the Forteo instead...

  17. Forteo shots, midsection weight gain?
    ... other option to Forteo, the infusable bisphosphonate pamidronate (Aredia). The option of some clinical trial is not...

  18. Need friends that understand
    ... starting Forteo then why not talk to your doctor about pamidronate (Aredia) infusions? It is "just" a 2 hour long IV ... every 3, 4 or 6 months. Pamidronate is a bisphosphonate like Actonel and Fosamax but because...

  19. Quick question for Forteo users
    ... keep in mind the infusable bisphosphonate, Aredia ( pamidronate ) and, I think another is zolendronate or something ... similar in spelling. I had one pamidronate infusion before I started the Forteo and I plan on ... going back to the pamidronate infusion when my 2 years on Forteo are up. The recommendati ... on last I knew for pamidronate was an infusion every 3, 4 or 6 months. My drip was...
    ... Taape, the only side effects I encountered w/the pamidronate infusion was the mild tingling at the lips and wrist...

  20. What will happen once actonel is stopped?
    ... did you experience any gastric effects with the IV pamidronate ? I also have Crohn's disease and I wouldn't even consider ... bisphosphonates. I did have just one infusion of the pamidronate with no problems but a change in doctors came up with ... bisphosphonates. I agreed to, was and am willing to do the pamidronate infusion because that way does bypass the gastrointestinal...
    ... CrohnieToo, I don't recall experiencing any joint pain with pamidronate , but I only received 3 treatments (one every 3 months ... with any research on how often one would have to have pamidronate treatments to cause a difference in bone density?...
    ... ocrinologist that I saw at Mayo Clinic recommended 60 mg of pamidronate every 3-4 months. I am 63 and at the time my lumbar ... We ran into problems finding some place to do the pamidronate infusions locally and the Endo I saw locally recommended ... local hospital's infusion unit can and will do the pamidronate infusions simply because current information suggests...
    ... By the way, from what I've been reading about the pamidronate infusions 20 mg every 3 months or 60 mg every six...
    ... and it will all be worth it. I used to get my pamidronate infusions at a local hospital in the Treatment Room ... pondering it as one of my options. Thanks for the pamidronate infusion information, it's hard to believe going once...
    ... titled "Areida or Zometa" (Aredia is the brand name for pamidronate ). You should find some good reading pertaining to...
    ... bisphosphonates, whether it be fosamax, actonel or pamidronate etc...? I don't like the idea that after several...

  21. Intra-Nasal PTH for Osteoporosis
    ... Well, there is always the IV pamidronate , a bisphosphonate like Actonel and Fosamx but given ... I've had one infusion and my plan is to re-start pamidronate infusions after 2 years on Forteo unless they've come...

  22. osteoporus
    ... calcium. Prior to starting me on Forteo (or even IV pamidronate ) she wanted my PTH level below 30 (normal reference...

  23. Areida or Zometa???
    ... I've had one infusion of Aredia ( pamidronate ). It was 60 mg started at a 2 hour drip rate. I experienced ... possibility" that what I experienced was a reaction to the pamidronate infusion. Since I can't (won't) "do" Actonel or Fosamax ... optons for treating my osteoporosis. I would 'do' pamidronate again w/o hesitation despite that possible "reaction ... a preference for my starting Forteo instead of the pamidronate WHEN she is satisfied w/my PTH and vitamin D 25 hydroxy ... impatient to start either the Forteo or restart the pamidronate . I have an appointment on the first of March and we...
    ... increase bone growth, why in the devil don't we do the pamidronate infusion to at least slow bone loss? I realize Eli...

  24. Criteria & Tests Prior to, During and After Forteo
    ... supplement (which is needed in addition to the Forteo, or pamidronate , or Fosamax, or Actonel, to do their job adequately...

  25. I hope someone can help me
    ... Fosamax and said if I can't take it she will give me Pamidronate IV every 3 months. Well, I had a mastectomy and my ... Friday but I know what he is going to say....and the IV Pamidronate is the same as the Zometa except it is given every...

  26. Lasting affects of Forteo
    ... explained to me: the bisphosphonates [Actonel, Fosamax, pamidronate (Aredia) and zolendronate (Zometa)] strengthen the ... bisphosphonates: Zometa (zolendronate) or Aredia ( pamidronate ) and thus avoid the digestive problems or damage. ... calcium blood draws prior to initiating the Forteo or pamidronate therapy for my osteoporosis. Whilst my levels, except ... she wants it at prior to starting either Forteo or pamidronate . To achieve this she is treating me for osteomalacia...

  27. Osteoporosis and Colitis?
    ... osphonates I am aware of Zometra (zolendronate) and Aredia ( pamidronate ). I've had one infusion of the pamidronate. It was...
    ... However, I have seriously investigated both the IV pamidronate infusions and Forteo. I refused Forteo at first and ... thus had one pamidronate infusion but after investigating Forteo more thoroughly ... I am more receptive to trying it in place of the pamidronate . For the time being my Endo is treating me for osteomalacia ... with vitamin D therapy before continuing pamidronate or starting Forteo....
    ... D therapy and let me start Forteo or re-start the pamidronate . I hope to find out at my next appointment on the ... getting closer. As far as that day after my one pamidronate infusion, we were on our way home from Mayo and hubby ... no mention of my symptoms being a reaction to the pamidronate infusion, they eventually assumed it was a viral syndrome ... releasing me from ER. It was only after reading up more on pamidronate that I realized that the 10 hours of symptoms "could ... " possibly have been caused by the pamidronate infusion. I haven't had a chance to really ask anyone ... who KNOWS about pamidronate and possible side effects what they thought. Haven ... said, given the state of my ole bones, I'd do the pamidronate again and just pop a phenergan and sleep the 10 hours...

  28. Forteo Injectible for Severe Osteoporosis
    ... plan of 2 years of Forteo and then IV infusions of pamidronate (Aredia) every 3-4 months thereafter. Pamidronate...

  29. I V Medication for Osteoporosis
    ... cover it. Hi Aleta, My doctor wants me to try Pamidronate . It is administered every 3 months and the procedure...
    ... She said if I can't take it she wants to put me on Pamidronate IV every 3 months. I DON'T THINK SO. With my osteoarthrit...
    ... She said if I can't take it she wants to put me on Pamidronate IV every 3 months. I DON'T THINK SO. With my osteoarthrit ... may have when combined with zolendronate (Zometa) or pamidronate (Aredia). If you're going to have that tooth pulled...
    ... difference between Zometa and Aredia!! I had a pamidronate (Aredia) infusion at Mayo Clinic in October 2004 for...
    ... surgeon speak on Osteoporosis and I brought up my pamidronate infusion (Aredia) and he was quite insistent that ... can be done at these infusions centers. As can the pamidronate infusions for osteoporosis. And virtually any doctor...
    ... I'm on Pentasa and Imuran for that. I had my first pamidronate (Aredia) infusion in Oct 2004 after I had been on ... Imuran since April 2003. Actonel, Fosamax and pamidronate are all bisphosphonates, just different formulations ... . The pamidronate is less likely to cause problems with the Crohn's ... is given via infusion rather than taken orally. The pamidronate didn't disturb my Crohn's at all. I'm one of the sub...
    ... said if I can't take that she was going to do the Pamidronate IV every 3 months. Well, as I said before both the ... other one out) so what is the difference between the Pamidronate and the Zometa. I have to look back - someone said...
    ... apparently posted the difference between Zometa and Pamidronate and you were the one who saw it. I can't find it...
    ... spread out over an infusion every 3-6 months like the pamidronate (Aredia). It sound more like VA was trying to kill ... learning more about it given I have had success w/the pamidronate as far as tolerance, side effects, etc. The nice thing...

  30. FOSAMAX sideeffect...
    ... She said if I can't take that she will give me IV Pamidronate every 3 months. Well, that is just as bad as the...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. RSD flare-up & blurry vision
    ... discover two treatments, one (that I followed) was with pamidronate (helps to stick calcium in to your bones) and RSD...

  2. Enbrel
    ... Pamidronate ......that's the correct spelling!! I even checked...

  3. RSD Cured by Enbrel for Paula Abdual!!
    ... which is unrelated to the RSD. He is prescribing Pamidronate for her RSD. They listed some studies that showed ... that Pamidronate may help RSD. It would be great if there was something...

  4. Does anyone know if Pamidronate is a drug that helps RSD?
    ... I saw a brief article about the use of Pamidronate based upon European studies. These researchers say...

  5. New to board
    ... done let me know how it goes. Because that and the Pamidronate IV (another insurance won't pay for) are my last to...

  6. RSD of the Ear?!
    ... cured by injecting a drug to strengthen bones, called pamidronate , into the veins. The pamidronate is injected one mg...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. best "pain meds"?
    ... bone mets. Bisphosphonates (etidronate, clodronate, pamidronate , and zoledronate). Have you looked on line? From...

Endocrine Disorders board

  1. Osteoporosis and Hyperparathyroid disease
    ... current Endo also insists that I not start Forteo or IV pamidronate until my PTH is below 30 and my vitamin D 25 hydroxy...

Anxiety board

  1. Prozac\Xanax Question
    ... joints condition that requires me to take NASID and Pamidronate infusions, which make me more anxious during my flare...