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Osteopenia. Exercise program in lieu of Prolia. Does it work?

Osteopenia. Exercise program in lieu of Prolia. Does it work?

I have osteopenia and was prescribed Prolia. Decided to seek another opinion and referred to an exercise physiologist. Undertaking exercise program In an attempt to stop progression. Has anyone else tried this and how successful was it?

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Hi Lorraine, I have posted before that with walking and line and ceilidh dancing I reversed my osteopaena to normal. However, because of pain in knee I… read more

posted about 11 hours ago
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Evista

Evista

Is Evista the same as Alendronic acid? I’m supposed to take the A acid but decided not to due to all side effects I keep hearing about. Have just started on Algeacal and Strontium boost.

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

You are right Helen Beech--- the Strontium is in a separate bottle.

posted about 17 hours ago
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Osteoporosis reversed

Osteoporosis reversed

Hello, I have had osteoporosis for many years, previous dexa showed -3-4 but on my last scan a few weeks ago I was told I am now in the osteopenic range as my scan showed a significant improvment. I am delighted with this news. I had premature ovarian failure 20 years ago and had steroids for Lupus so this has came as quite a welcome surprise for me and my family. Is this a common thing to happen? The only treatment I have been taking is Vitamin D and calcium. I was just wondering if this… read more

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Yes, Saoirse, it happened to me that I was osteopaenic and managed to reverse from there to normal by walking and line dancing. I blasted both of them.… read more

posted 10 days ago
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Anyone taking HRT for their Osteoporosis?

Anyone taking HRT for their Osteoporosis?

I was on Forteo for 15 months and my spine went from -2.9 to -3.0. My Endocronoglist and I agreed that I was going in the wrong direction. I am 61 and have a rare hormone disease called Kallman's Syndrome. We thought we would try Bonvia, Supplements, and a low dose of HRT. I take Climara Pro patch but only a half a patch a week. The regular does is 1 patch a week so it's a very low dose. I know that there are risks associated with HRT treatment for women my age but I… read more

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Very sorry to hear about your Aunt. I hope she is well now. I wonder if she took natural progesterone, aka prometrium or the synthetic kind. I am using… read more

posted 2 days ago
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Prolia

Prolia

July 23rd starting Prolia. Anyone have side effects right away?

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

Never again

posted 2 days ago
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After two years om Forteo with minimal results ,I’m soon to have a Reclast iv. What to expect?

After two years om Forteo with minimal results ,I’m soon to have a Reclast iv. What to expect?

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A MyOsteoTeam Member said:

JanetFrauselHarvey,
I just read your post about your Re-Clast experience, re: intense bone pain. I, too experienced this extremely painful side effect,… read more

posted 3 days ago
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