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Has Anyone Taken The Injections Fortoe For Treatment Of Osteoporosis

Has Anyone Taken The Injections Fortoe For Treatment Of Osteoporosis

Has anyone taken fortoe injections for treatment of osteoporosis???

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

Hi RitaMeeks,

I took Forteo and did it for 2 years not tons of improvement for me and it affected my brain. It is pitutiary gland which is in brain. One can only take it 2 years. My dr keeps… read more

Muscle Relaxers? Names Of Please?

Muscle Relaxers? Names Of Please?

I often see that people take these meds but don't know what the names of them are so I can ask the doctors if they would help me sleep without so much pain. If you take them please can you give me the name of the medication you take and if it helps. Thank you. X

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Tizanidine

What Symptoms Constitute A ‘flare’?

What Symptoms Constitute A ‘flare’?

I was diagnosed in 2016 with peripheral spondyloarthritis. My symptoms were mainly in my shoulders, knees, Achilles and fingers/toes
12 days ago I woke up with excruciating pain in my sacrum radiating across my low back and upper butt. Sometimes it shot into my groin and hips
I have spent the last 5 days flat in a recliner. I can’t get out if a sitting position or stand upright without horrendous pain. Rheumatologist worried it was a fracture so sent me ER. CT scan showed no fracture.… read more

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My mother went through years of pain and shots ..i will not do shots..I use 3 ibuprofen and 2 RAPID RELEASE TYLENOL..I do use voltaren creme and I'm allergic to prednisone steroids ..😘.I will not… read more

Does Anyone On Here Have Arachnoiditis?

Does Anyone On Here Have Arachnoiditis?

Does anyone on here have Arachnoiditis, I was diagnosed with it 16 years ago, and I am in torment. I am now on 647mcg. Intrathecal Fentanyl pump therapy, 2 oxycontin, 2 cymbalta, 2 lyrica, and 2 diclofenac, and it only shaves the edge off the pain at best.

Does anyone have any suggestions that might help?

I am trying acupuncture next as I hear it sometimes helps.

Thanks I advance,
Rick Lillard

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I relate to your pain but the only thing that's really helped is acupuncture and a deep back massage. Preferably Thai massage as it doesn't leave me in agony for a week afterwards.

What Can I Take? I Am Allergic To Most Of The Meds Made To Help.

What Can I Take? I Am Allergic To Most Of The Meds Made To Help.

So far I have found out I am allergic to most of the biologics and with having Interstitial Cystitis I am unable to do methotrexate as I am not to have Folic Acid. The only one not tried yet is Otezla and due to some of the other meds, I am on I am not able to take it. I am at a loss and I am hurting too badly to even function.😭

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Aye, being on welfare makes it even harder to find a compassionate yet very knowledgeable specialist who is in the business for the actual oath they took when they studied ya know. To help people and… read more

What Pain Meds Work The Best For This Condition

What Pain Meds Work The Best For This Condition

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Since I stopped having the flu jab every year, haven't had it the last two times, I have suddenly got much better and all the pain in my legs at night has gone. I'm sleeping all night and not waking… read more

I Forget Things

I Forget Things

I seem to forget things a lot of the time, can be talking and forget a word and be thrown then forget what I am talking about. Anyone else get this AS

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Yes quite often these days all part of the parcel keep smiling xxxhugs