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Calcitriol

Calcitriol

Does anyone use this for their osteoporosis?

I was diagnosed at 42 which was 2 years ago. Caused by to my knowledge ppi use, steroids, being very slim and other health issues. I put on 5 kgs since my scan in 2016 but still slim and had a scan this August hoping, as did my consultant, that my condition had improved. Sadly it's deteriorated in my hips and moreso in my spine.

I was initially sent for my dexa scan due to my medical history and three fractures in 6 months- one cough fracture in… read more

A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

ppis are proton pump inhibitors

posted about 3 years ago
A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

We all react differently to drugs. Who knows what causes what

posted 5 months ago
A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Thank you, Catjemi.

posted about 3 years ago
A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

I've had 5 fractures within past 5 years first one i coughed and fractured a rib , a year later i sneezed and fractured the rib above the one i had previously fractured , then I fell hit my head on the patio and needed 16 staples and 3 stitches down the back of my head , then on holiday I tripped and hit my toes against the leg of a chair in a café and fractured the two little toes on one foot , 15 minutes later I fell down some steps and done the other foot this was the third day of my weeks holiday, then to top it all last November I slipped at home on a wet floor and fractured my upper humerus and had my arm in a sling all over Christmas , after all that I am only prescribed Maxitram and paracetamol .

posted over 3 years ago
A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

I've had 2 cracked wrist within the last four years because of falls .None sense.Rotator cuff repaired. 2 yes ago.now lm dealing with blood pressure & high cholesterol. Dealing with pills for that ..

posted over 3 years ago
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