Fluid retention is found among people who take Fosamax, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Osteoporosis . We study 81,343 people who have side effects while taking Fosamax from FDA and social media. Among them, 429 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Fosamax has active ingredients of alendronate sodium. It is often used in osteoporosis. (latest outcomes from Fosamax 82,147 users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 35,387 Fluid retention patients).
On Oct, 21, 2016
81,343 people reported to have side effects when taking Fosamax.
Among them, 429 people (0.53%) have Fluid Retention
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am away from home right now and don't have access to a scale. I feel definitely that I am retaining water. When I am home, I will be able to use a scale which gives an indication of the percentage of water one has in one's body. It's not terribly accurate but at least I will have ball park figures from (essentially) week to week. What do others who may be retaining water do to combat this problem?
Ear pain. ENT doctor seen twice finds nothing I have been on Fosamax many years with a 2-year break. I have been on it almost two years after a 2-year break and 4 months ago started with clogging ears that turned into ear pain.
I started out with severe osteoporosis in 2007.Thats when I had an upper back fracture. I was given anti-inflammatories, in a short period of time I got a bleeding ulcer from meds , then I was placed on pain pills. I saw a knee surgeon both knees need replaced, I was 56 at the time , surgeon ...
I am away from home right now and don't have access to a scale. I feel definitely that I am retaining water. When I am home, I will be able to use a scale which gives an indication of the percentage of water one has in one's body. It's not terribly accurate but at least I will have ball park ...
Hello, I am 52 yrs old, 53 in November and began taking weekly Fosamax last week Tues (08/23/2016). The very next day I started experiencing menstrual bleeding that included light clotting and cramps. I haven't had a period in at least 3 years and was shocked that it started up again! Taking ...
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