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  1. Hello to everyone-anyone know anything about zometa i.v.?
    ... on the remainder of the tx. Zometa, Aclasta, and Reclast are all forms of zoledronic acid which is a bisphosphonate ... . Aclasta/ Reclast are both marketed by Novartis, and Aclasta was the ... brand name given to ZA in Canada-Europe, and Reclast is the name for the US version which are both once ... the milligrams on Zometa, to see how it compares to Reclast /Aclasta which is 5 mgs. Densoumab isn’t a bisphospho...

  2. Forteo and Strontium
    ... choices are Forteo, which I have already done, and maybe Reclast , which I won't do because it is too new, and I don...

  3. forteo injection
    ... away after a while? My only other alternative is the Reclast infusion (which has even more side effects) but my...

  4. Virtually no improvement on Forteo
    ... am unable to take oral bisphos and my doc mentioned Reclast . However, he seems somewhat hesitant about this treatment ... June. I can't find much info on this board about Reclast ---seems everyone is afraid of it like myself....IS...
    ... Anyway, sorry I can't give you any support on the Reclast option, but your post did give me a chance to vent...
    ... by Gillian Sanson. I'd steer well clear of the Reclast , if I were you. You might perhaps consider Strontium...
    ... Taape had to. Below is a very easy to read article on Reclast (Zolendronic Acid). I don't have any experience with ... any heart problems? In the article it mentions that Reclast can aggravate atrial fibrillation and cause strokes ... they list the number of the placebo group and the Reclast group as only 1 or 2 points different for having a ... So if almost the same number of people not taking Reclast had a stroke compared to those taking it, I don't...

  5. Reclast- has anyone tried it?
    ... Forteo for two years and now my doctor wants to do Reclast . Has anyone been treated with this once a year IV...
    ... Do you think your going to try the Reclast ? When my doctor was trying to talk me into it I asked...
    ... QUOTE=taape;3655285]Do you think your going to try the Reclast ? When my doctor was trying to talk me into it I asked ... level dropped down. I did not know any of this about Reclast . I am not sure I want it now and will talk to my doctor ... would rather go back to Forteo again. I do not think Reclast is for me....

  6. First Post - Osteo results
    ... associated with bisphosphonates (fosamax, actonel, boniva, reclast etc) that happens in a very low number of people taking...

  7. Progress Report after Forteo
    ... 4 to -2.1 The endo wanted me to start Boniva or Reclast , but I declined. For the time being I'll just continue...

  8. I'm new, please help ??
    ... my insurance for a once a year IV treatment called: RECLAST . They say it's fairly new on the market. My Question...
    ... well, I am still cautious. I am thinking about doing Reclast and have to take Prilosec everyday for acid reflux...
    ... welcome to the board :):):). I can't help you on how reclast works, but can help you on your next visit. Before...
    ... Boniva IV. It has been on the market longer than Reclast and is given every three months. My doc says he feels...
    ... Doc says that in 2 years I will probably want the reclast . Of course they will have newer studies then and maybe...

  9. Regarding Forteo and midsection weight gain?
    ... will have completed the treatment and then I'm on to " reclast ." Hopefully, I will then lose this weight. My question...
    ... will have completed the treatment and then I'm on to " reclast ." Hopefully, I will then lose this weight. My question ... treatment and had success losing weight? Stay AWAY from RECLAST it was formerly Zometa which is a biphosphonate and...

  10. reclast???
    ... just switched to Femara. I know a little about reclast , just from reading. It DOES normally cause flu-like ... symptoms. You may want to tell your dentist, you had the reclast infusion: Only because, a rare but serious side effect...
    ... me infusions of Zometa, which is the same thing as Reclast . I decided not to do it, 1) because my insurance copay...

  11. Don't mean to scare you but.......

  12. forgot to ask the other day..
    ... radiation. I am now in the process of researching the reclast IV....

  13. how many people have actually broken bones?
    ... t do. Good luck to you, and let us know how the reclast goes... Even though I don't think I'll be using reclast...
    ... you on another thread where you talked about your reclast experience. But welcome again!:) DesertBloom...

  14. Who is IV infusions of bisphosphonates?
    ... I had my first Reclast infusion yesterday, now 23 hours ago. It took 30 minutes ... some errands as later it's supposed to snow. I chose Reclast because I had heard such horror stories of esophageal ... back, and I could get A-fib even if I didn't take Reclast . I feel I have made an informed decision. I'm also...
    ... osteoporosis board! :)I am glad to hear that your Reclast infusion went well. Good luck with this treatment ... there have been others on the board who are doing Reclast though with time there will likely be more as it is...
    ... -pelvis and legs. In case anybody else gets this, Reclast sites say that 11% of test subjects got "extremity...
    ... but did you take an oral bisphosphonate before the reclast ? I took Actenol, and had the bone pain, but it didn...
    ... I read online that current studies are looking at Reclast for people who've been on the oral drugs so data may...
    ... drop but, for now, things look fine. I would choose Reclast again. My friend forgot to remain upright after taking...
    ... responding, taape. I feel as if my decision to take Reclast was kind of cold-blooded: after reading everything...

  15. what comes after forteo shots?
    ... Fosamax, Actonel, or Boniva) Bisphosphonates iv ( Reclast , Boniva) SERMS (Evista) HRT Calcitonin (however...

  16. Calcium Supplements and Cardiovascular Events
    ... --is one I need to avoid. If I can. I am starting Reclast . I feel as if I am walking into the ocean, but it...

  17. Popular Osteoporosis Drugs Triple Risk of Bone Necrosis
    ... keeps his heart beating. I made my decision to take Reclast on the basis of likely independent function: if I ... simplest errand, but if I develop an adverse effect of Reclast I should still be able, with appropriate treatment...

  18. Can someone tell me about their experience with Reclast?
    ... don't know of any regular posters here who have had Reclast (AKA Zometa) infusions, but you do realize that it...
    ... Don't take reclast . It used to be called Zometa and to go around the...
    ... [QUOTE=mitsy;3393511]Don't take reclast . It used to be called Zometa and to go around the ... names, depending on what Dx it's being prescribed for. Reclast is for Paget's Disease. Zometa is for bone cancer ... . They don't market Reclast or Zometa towards osteoporosis patients at all. They...
    ... Reclast was approved by the FDA in August 2007 for osteoporosis ... same as for the oral drugs like Fosamax and Boniva. Reclast is given in a 15 minute IV infusion once a year for ... through two weeks of tests to see if they will give me Reclast and today I got the go-ahead. If you ****** Reclast...

  19. E-Zorb is great!!
    ... I've been on e-zorb because the reclast caused osteonecrosis of the jaw. I have to say that...

  20. confused...high calcium and high vit d 1,25
    ... wants me to have the new 1 yr osteoperosis infusion, Reclast because Fosamax and Boniva caused me stomach aches...

  21. Taking Forteo On & Off?
    ... Hi Boomer: Has your dr mentioned trying Reclast ? It's a once a year iv infused Bisphos-like Fosamax ... can't tell you want to do, but I would ask about the Reclast , or even the every 3 month routine that comes in iv...

  22. Taking Forteo Advice
    ... suggestion I am looking into a yearly infusion of Reclast ; it was approved in April 2007. (You can also get ... Journal of Medicine article that came out this year on Reclast . I have discussed the possibility of jaw necrosis ... with my low density (-4.0) that the treatment with Reclast (or a bisphosphate), at least so far, appears to be...

  23. Heart Arrhythmia Related to Fosamax
    ... am curious how many other users of Fosamax, Boniva, Reclast and other biphophates are having the same symptoms...
    ... to the yearly infusion of the newest bisphosphonate Reclast . Trail...
    ... fibrillation. The study included both Fosamax and Reclast . Here is a quote from the FDA announcement: "An ... with osteoporosis treated with the bisphosphonates, Reclast and Fosamax. In both studies, more women who received ... one of the bisphosphonates ( Reclast -1.3% or Fosamax-1.5%) reportedly developed serious ... fibrillation as compared to women who received placebo ( Reclast study-0.5%, Fosamax study-1.0%). In both studies...
    ... about it, you might as well check Boniva, Actonel, Reclast , as well as Fosamax. It'll be an eye-opener, believe...
    ... am curious how many other users of Fosamax, Boniva, Reclast and other biphophates are having the same symptoms...

  24. I've ordered the Strontium!
    ... decided to pop back in as I'm doing some research on Reclast . As for the strontium, I take mine before bedtime...
    ... decided to pop back in as I'm doing some research on Reclast . As for the strontium, I take mine before bedtime...

  25. Reclast approved by FDA
    ... Hi Hypatia: Unfortunately Reclast is a bisphosphonate, and one of the stronger ones ... Fosamax), risedronate (Actonel), zoledronate (Zometa or Reclast ), ibandronate (Boniva) So sorry if you were...

  26. Has anyone tried Reclast ?
    ... in Canada, maybe someone there can help you since Reclast isn't available in the US yet....
    ... maybe it will help to answer your questions. Because Reclast is an iv bisphosphonate, it should have less gi probs ... that might help you to make a decision. Currently Reclast is used for Pagets disease in the US and some other ... things available then if she doesn't decide to use Reclast . The 15 min infusion really makes it sound convenient ... knowledge of it. Good Luck...:) [url]http://www. reclast .com/index.jsp?usertrack.filter_applied=true&NovaId...
    ... in Canada, maybe someone there can help you since Reclast isn't available in the US yet....
    ... For some reason I thought the FDA had approved Reclast for osteoporosis treatment and hence was thinking ... osteporosis and might have some feedback. In Canada, Reclast is marketed as Aclasta and has been approved by Health...
    ... My mother who is 96 years old had the RECLAST infusion last month(oct 2007). So far there does not...

  27. New Osteo Drug Under Review
    ... Reclast = zolendronic acid It is indeed another bisphosphonate...
    ... Just a follow up. In researching Reclast , I found that it has now been approved in the US for ... 07. There is information in the article comparing reclast with actonel. I know there are a number of people ... to start working 89 days after start of treatment. Reclast started working within 64 days. I wonder would...
    ... Hi Osteo: You're right about Reclast , it has been used for Pagets disease and also for...
    ... Actonel was in the Medical News Today article about reclast dated 4/23/07 . The beginning of the title is Reclast...
    ... after taking Actonel for 89 days as opposed to the Reclast group which responded in 64 days, making Reclast a ... osteoporosis, or that they just saw improvements faster in Reclast than Actonel for Pagets? I don't know, maybe you...
    ... going back to the article they made the point that Reclast "starts working "faster than Actonel for people ... treatment" and use the 89 days for Actonel v. 64 days Reclast . I guess that maybe it could be as you speculate...

  28. after Forteo-Denosumab?
    ... " Reclast " (zoledronic acid) was recently approved by the FDA...
    ... Hi Pika: Isn't reclast a iv infused med??? I never heard of a spinal infused...
    ... Oops, you're right. Reclast is I/V infusion. My mistake....

  29. Once-a-year Shot For Osteoporosis New
    ... strict daily pill regimen, preliminary data show. Reclast , given as an annual, 15-minute infusion, reduced risk...

  30. DesertBloom: I've Got A Question
    ... trouble finding it. However, the discussion was on Reclast , and somehow switch to Aredia, but what I said was...

  31. Another Potential New Treatment-Reclast
    ... is looking for FDA approval next year. It's called Reclast or zoledronic acid. The good thing is it is taken ... effect on BMD or how it worked. You can 'google' RECLAST ' and get the press release. They indicated that you ... could switch from fosamax to reclast . It will be interesting to follow this I have just...

  32. To Taape
    ... Hi Taape: Read my post under the thread " Reclast " by author Sassiesmom. This drug is not yet approved...

  33. Reclast????
    ... newspaper last night about the once a year infusion called Reclast by Novartis that is about to be approved. Does anyone...
    ... medications, foods, vitamins etc. Aredia and Reclast are made by the same co. (Novartis) but they are not...
    ... treated once per year. I take weekly Fosamax now, but if Reclast is demonstrated to be just as effective I'd be glad...
    ... treated once per year. I take weekly Fosamax now, but if Reclast is demonstrated to be just as effective I'd be glad...

  34. After Forteo
    ... other options available that aren't as yet approved ( reclast ) is just one idea, but it isn't even approved yet...

  35. Forteo...injection site help
    ... heard of this new shot you take once a year called> RECLAST ? I would much rather do that if it works! Has anyone...
    ... my next dxa. I don't have any personal info on Reclast but there are some here that are taking it, so hopefully ... probably have a even greater problem from the iv form ( Reclast ), so I'm opting to go on Evista (SERM) when the Forteo ... for building new bone, since that's what it does and Reclast only slows bone loss. I'm not against either of the ... have to decide for yourself. You could always go on Reclast after the Forteo or now depending on how you're doing ... Fosomax, Boniva, HRT, Serms (Evista) Calcitonin and Reclast etc, are all antiresorptives which only slow bone...

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  1. Dementia and forteo
    ... steroporosis was prescribed the once a year infusion called RECLAST by her doctor. She had it done in October of 2007...