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Prolea
I've had pretty severe osteoporosis since menopause, when it was discovered. I've broken several discs in my...More
Posted by fifics2
Prolea
I've had pretty severe osteoporosis since menopause, when it was discovered. I've broken several discs in my...More
Posted by fifics2
Weight Loss
I start losing weight after getting a bad cholestral reading and changed my diet and am now down to 160 lbs from...More
Posted by JoeZO
Osteoporosis in 15 year old boy.
My son just had a bone density scan with a z score -4.6 femoral neck bone mineral density. (He had a bone...More
Posted by cdwright
Long-Term SSRI Usage-Osteoporosis Link?
I am a 57 year-old white male who was diagnosed with severe osteoporosis (particularly in my spine) four years...More
Posted by kso808

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For those who have taken SSRI drugs for a long-term period of time, who is now diagnosed with osteoporosis? Particularly interested in male responses.
  • Yes, after 1-5 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 6-10 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 11-15 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 16 years of SSRI drug usage
  • No, even after long-term SSRI usage
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Long-Term SSRI Usage-Osteoporosis Link?
I am a 57 year-old white male who was diagnosed with severe osteoporosis (particularly in my spine) four years...More
Posted by kso808

Take the Poll

For those who have taken SSRI drugs for a long-term period of time, who is now diagnosed with osteoporosis? Particularly interested in male responses.
  • Yes, after 1-5 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 6-10 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 11-15 years of SSRI drug usage
  • Yes, after 16 years of SSRI drug usage
View Poll Results
Forteo Not Working After 1 year
Has anyone had the problem of Forteo injections not working? I am 55, and I've been on it for 1 year and have...More
Posted by An_251719
Can I stand with Osteoporosis
I've been using a wheelchair for 32 years because of a spinal cord injury. I have osteoporosis in my femurs at...More
Posted by Aaron7
All Over Cramps, And Supplements.
I am a female age 62. Post menopause and on Forteo. I have been having really severe muscle spasms or you...More
Posted by Janemarie91
Question about supplements
Hello. I am not sure where I should put this question. For the past week I have been taking around 2000mg of...More
Posted by An_251371
Reclast
I am only 22 and I got a Dexa scan in a lab for my major at college and found out that it was low and so a...More
Posted by twiggy22
boniva and osteopenia
Just received results of bone density and doc wants me on medication. Tried calcium supplements but didn't help...More
Posted by sandien
Question On Calcium Intake ?
I think I have been going about this all wrong. I take Citracal every day, plus I'm on Forteo Injections. I...More
Posted by Janemarie91
Vitamin D question
Hello, I am newly dx'd with osteopenia. I've upped my calcium, vit D. I have a question about getting vit...More
Posted by mountainmom48
Bone loss after forteo?
I just finished taking forteo and decided I don't want to take reclast or fossamax. After reading all the bad...More
Posted by An_251198
Steroid Injections & Osteoporosis
I'm having steroid injections in my S1 on April 8th. My Dr. decided to sedate me because of how much pain...More
Posted by Janemarie91
Calcium Intake
I had such a bad reaction to Boniva, I'm going the natural route also. With regard to how much calcium to...More
Posted by cmac314
knee and calf swollen
Knee and calf swollen an don't know why, had xray,mri and some other test done no problem found. Any...More
Posted by Pleftwich
Severe Osteoporosis & Compression Fractures
I was diagnosed with Osteoporosis a few years ago after having a compression fracture at T 12. I'm 62 years...More
Posted by Janemarie91
35 femalw with osteopina and back pain
her blood test results are fine. what would be the next step? she has been taking calcium pill and vitamin...More
Posted by An_242153
Male Osteoporosis
My husband has severe osteoporosis and his red blood count keeps dropping does anyone know of any connection...More
Posted by chrisc1
Fosamax lawsuits
thank you for letting us know about how to go about Fosamax lawsuit . Many women have been seriously hurt...More
Posted by SiempreViva
Adverse Reaction to Reclast?
Due to my mother having 12 weekly infusions of taxol [chemo> and steroids back in August 2012, her risk...More
Posted by all4myson
Sever osteoporosis
2 years ago I was found to have osteopenia at T - 2.4 on my spine, I have since had another scan which showed it...More
Posted by Lezah2
35 yr old female with osteopina
What tests will help find the underlying cause of bone loss? Blood test came back normal.
Posted by An_242153
Moderate Wedge Compression Fracture T4
Hi. I was diagnosed with a moderate T4 wedge compression fracture with spinal impingement (not compression)...More
Posted by An_250460
Exercise
I have had osteoporosis for several years and have not done anything about it so getting worse. I refuse to...More
Posted by Webfuut
Exercise
I have had osteoporosis for several years and have not done anything about it so getting worse. I refuse to...More
Posted by Webfuut
Evorel conti
Hello, Has anyone used Evorel conti as a second-line treatment for osteoporosis? If so, have you/did you...More
Posted by Beffigon
Osteopenia at 35
I was diagnose with Osteopenia in my spine. My hip is good. I am 35 year old male. I started taken magnesium,...More
Posted by NJ001

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