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Would you have Osteomalacia when you have Osteoporosis?

Summary: Osteomalacia is found among people with Osteoporosis, especially people who are female, 50-59 old, also have Osteopenia, and take medication Fosamax.

We study 171 people who have Osteomalacia and Osteoporosis from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) (latest reports from 217,072 patients) can be treated by Fosamax, Alendronate Sodium, Actonel, Calcium, Forteo, Evista.

Osteomalacia

Osteomalacia (softening of the bones due to a lack of vitamin d) (latest reports from 4,785 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, hiv infection, hepatitis b, osteopenia, epilepsy.

On Oct, 30, 2014: 88,333 people who have osteoporosis are studied. Among them, 171 (0.19%) have Osteomalacia.

Trend of Osteomalacia in osteoporosis reports

Gender of people who have osteoporosis and experienced Osteomalacia * :

FemaleMale
Osteomalacia95.62%4.38%

Age of people who have osteoporosis and experienced Osteomalacia * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Osteomalacia0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%1.79%11.61%51.79%35.27%

Severity of the symptom * :

n/a

Top co-existing conditions for these people * :

  1. Osteopenia (75 people, 43.86%)
  2. Systemic lupus erythematosus (28 people, 16.37%)
  3. Prophylaxis (25 people, 14.62%)
  4. Bone disorder (21 people, 12.28%)
  5. Hypertension (17 people, 9.94%)
  6. Hepatic cirrhosis (16 people, 9.36%)
  7. Constipation (12 people, 7.02%)
  8. Gastritis (12 people, 7.02%)
  9. Thyroid disorder (11 people, 6.43%)
  10. Hypersensitivity (11 people, 6.43%)

Most common drugs used by these people * :

  1. Fosamax (171 people, 100.00%)
  2. Alendronate sodium (65 people, 38.01%)
  3. Fosamax plus d (60 people, 35.09%)
  4. Forteo (49 people, 28.65%)
  5. Boniva (43 people, 25.15%)
  6. Actonel (32 people, 18.71%)
  7. Calcium carbonate (29 people, 16.96%)
  8. Plaquenil (22 people, 12.87%)
  9. Ultram (21 people, 12.28%)
  10. Zantac (20 people, 11.70%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Can i take ibuprofen with acronel
    (Asked by a 61 year old woman who has Osteoporosis, and takes Actonel)
    I have pain in my pain and tail bone. pain in the tail bone related to a fall, pain in my spine related to osteoporosis.

  • Effective treatment for adult scoliosis
    (Asked by a 57 year old woman who has Scoliosis, Arthritus, Osteoporosis, Bursitis, and takes Robaxin, Boniva, Mobic)
    Even with these medications I have muscle spasms in my back, neck, shoulders and leg pain that makes it hard to walk. I don't understand because 2 years ago I was healthy, string, active.

  • I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
    (Asked by a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
    I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...

  • Is there a link between forteo and macular holes?
    (Asked by a 82 year old woman who has Osteoporosis, Glaucoma, Macular Hole, and takes Forteo)
    My 82 year old mother has osteoporosis and was taking Forteo for several years (stopped taking aprox. 2 1/2 years ago) She also has Glaucoma. She recently developed a macular hole and just had surgery to correct it. Is there any link between Forteo and macular holes or other vision problems? We a ...

  • If your daughter had 3.6mm fibroadenoma would you have it removed?
    (Asked by a 28 year old woman who has Intractable Seizure Disorder, Mental Retardation, Cerebral Palsy, Osteoporosis, Fibroadenoma, and takes Depakote, Carbatrol, Klonopin, Acetazolamide, Calcium)
    My daughter is 27 yrs. old on a 2 yr old level. She is on Depo Provera inj. to "stop" that time of month due to the seizures that are promoted from the hormone changes. When she was 16 yrs. old she had a 5 lumps in her breast and we thought that the injection was a problem. We took a "holiday" from ...

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  • Fosamax causes numerous problems
    (Posted by a 63 year old woman who has Osteoporosis, and takes Fosamax)
    I took Fosamax for 7 years. In the last two years my bone decreased, where as it had been 28% loss in the spine it went to 31% loss. For the first 5 years it did stop any bone loss but later seemed to stop working. I was very lucky with this drug as others have numerous problems. one lady I know wa ...

  • Paxil cause osteoporosis?
    (Posted by a 58 year old woman who has Osteoporosis, Obsessive-compulsive Disorder, and takes Paxil)
    I had OCD since age 8. At 42 I was finally diagnosed and put on Paxil. When I reached 40 mgs and after 2 months on 40 mgs i was completely cured of OCD. I stayed on Paxil for the next 15 years. I no longer take any SSRI as they were causing severe lethargy that last few years of use. When I was aro ...

  • Pain in the neck and arthritis after taking generic fosamax
    (Posted by a 64 year old woman who has Osteoporosis, Thyroid Nodules, Neck Pain, Anterior Knee Pain, Swelling Of A Joint, and takes Alendronate Sodium)
    I started taking Generic Fosamax about six months ago and last week i had a terrible neck pain and spasm. I went to my accupunturist and he did accupunture and massage, but the pain did not go away. Later that week, I noticed that I had a lot of pain every time I flexed my left knee, and later that ...

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