Review: Prolia and Simponi
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Prolia and Simponi. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Prolia (latest outcomes from 5,830 users) has active ingredients of denosumab. It is often used in osteoporosis.
Simponi (latest outcomes from 2,794 users) has active ingredients of golimumab. It is often used in rheumatoid arthritis.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 4 people who take Prolia, Simponi are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Prolia (denosumab)
- Simponi (golimumab)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
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Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
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Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Do the side effects of prolia either stop or lessen over the 6 month period between injections?
I am wondering if the side effects of Prolia go away or lessen during the six months it is taken for.
- Is there a connection between prolia injections and transient global amnesia
I was given an injection of Prolia for osteoporsis 7 days before a necessary ER visit due to transient global amnesia. That day is a total blank. The three previous days are very sketchy. Is there anyone who has experienced a correlation between Prolia and amnesia?
- Prolia injection, then 6-8 weeks following, shingles and uti
First Prolia injection December, 2011, followed by Prolia injection every six months, last injection January, 2014. Developed Shingles late February 2012; still have constant pain, constant itching, 6 to 8 weeks following injection UTI. This past weekend has been the weekend from HELL.........low ...
- Has anyone experienced a loss of sense of taste on xgeva?
I have been on xgeva for almost a year now. About a month ago I suddenly lost my sense of taste. I am also experiencing an extremely painful stiff neck. My cancer markers went down dramatically and have inched back up the last two months.
- Does prolia cause hair loss?
losing my hair is very upsetting would other vitamins and supplements be the cause?
- After 5 months after taking prolia i am having muscle pain is that normal
I had no problems after taking prolia but now it is time to get another shot and I have muscle pain and some joint pain I was wondering if this is normal. Vick
- I have intense back pain from the prolia. will it go away when i stop using it.
I have taken forteo. & many biphosphanates which caused my barretts with acid reflex. prolia is causing me nausea/ intense back pain/ sneezing/ rash on back & constipation. I wont take a 2nd injection so will the symptoms subside or will I be left with them.
- I am 66, on prolia one month, and blood pressure 146/106/75 today, after my regular medicine given this a.m.
In December 2012 I broke my left femur into, had surgery after 17 hrs, almost bled to death (Hgb 5.9)but recovered seven days inpatient hospital and 30 days inpatient rehab. Waited for healing. Started Prolia after 5 months. Have noticed a definite increase in blood pressure, even after taking my ...
- Has anyone had a stress fracture due to taking prolia and where was the fracture and how long did it take to heal?
Have been taking prolia for 2 years and now have a stress fracture in my femural neck. I have been on crutches for 5 weeks with no real improvement yet. Doctors says no weight on the leg for three more weeks but it may take up to 4 months to completely heal.
- Since prolia injection april 19th, diabetes is not well controlled often over 200 (my usual a1c is below 6.4 , metformin xr takes hours to bring it down to 140 is this a side effect of prolia
does prolia raise blood sugar levels. I am very well controlled on metformin XR 500mg twice a day, a1c is usually low 6's. but since prolia sugars are over 200
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- I have twice developed a uti after injection of prolia
I have taken Prolia for 2 years..4 injections. After the last 2 injections within 2 weeks I developed severe cystitis and had to go on course of antibiotics. I am fearful of continuing this medication as the last infection caused me to be treated at the emergency room.
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Prolia (denosumab) is often used to treat osteoporosis. Simponi (golimumab) is often used to treat rheumatoid arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Prolia is used in:
- Simponi is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Prolia alternatives:
- Simponi alternatives:
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