Would you have Osteomalacia when you have Osteoporosis?


Osteomalacia is found among people with Osteoporosis, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, take medication Fosamax and have Osteopenia. We study 198 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.

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>


Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break) can be treated by Fosamax, Vitamin d, Alendronate sodium, Calcium, Actonel (latest reports from 172,564 Osteoporosis patients)


Osteomalacia (softening of the bones due to a lack of vitamin d) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, hiv infection, hepatitis b, osteopenia, epilepsy (latest reports from 1,154 Osteomalacia patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

198 people who have Osteoporosis and Osteomalacia are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Osteomalacia when you have Osteoporosis?

Gender of people who have Osteoporosis and experience Osteomalacia *:

  • female: 93.51 %
  • male: 6.49 %

Age of people who have Osteoporosis and experience Osteomalacia *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.72 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 4.35 %
  • 40-49: 11.59 %
  • 50-59: 47.83 %
  • 60+: 35.51 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Osteopenia (67 people, 33.84%)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (14 people, 7.07%)
  • Bone Density Decreased (14 people, 7.07%)
  • Bone Disorder (12 people, 6.06%)
  • Prophylaxis (11 people, 5.56%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Fosamax (159 people, 80.30%)
  • Forteo (36 people, 18.18%)
  • Actonel (28 people, 14.14%)
  • Boniva (27 people, 13.64%)
  • Alendronate Sodium (27 people, 13.64%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Femur Fracture (130 people, 65.66%)
  • Fall (128 people, 64.65%)
  • Osteoarthritis (106 people, 53.54%)
  • Arthralgia (102 people, 51.52%)
  • Hypertension (90 people, 45.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Osteomalacia and Osteoporosis?

Browse all symptoms of Osteoporosis

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Could your drugs cause Osteomalacia


Other conditions that could case Osteomalacia


Related studies

Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Osteoporosis, Osteomalacia

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Osteoporosis, Osteomalacia

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.