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Chills, Dyspnoea, Chest Pain (8362562-1)
on May 07, 2012 Female from SINGAPORE , 80 years of age, was treated with Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: chills, dyspnoea, chest pain. Actonel dosage: Oral.

Asthma (8362267-7)
Patient was taking Actonel. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: asthma on May 04, 2012 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Female , 75 years of age, . Actonel dosage: Unk, Weekly (1/w).
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Berotec
  • Calcium W/vitamin D Nos (Unk, Qd)
  • Forteo (Unk, Qd)
Patient was hospitalized.

Fracture Delayed Union, Fracture Nonunion, Pain In Extremity, Femur Fracture, Arthralgia, Fall, Foot Fracture (8361699-0)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 27, 2012 by a Female taking Actonel (Dosage: 35 Mg Once Weekly, Oral) was diagnosed with
  • osteopenia
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 62 years of age, After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: fracture delayed union, fracture nonunion, pain in extremity, femur fracture, arthralgia, fall, foot fracture.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Tricor
  • Ketoconazole
  • Hydrocodone W/apap (hydrocodone, Paracetamol)
  • Metoclopramide
  • Mometasone Furoate
  • Zetia
  • Nabumetone
  • Zyrtec
Patient was hospitalized.

Arthritis Infective, Crohn's Disease, Medical Device Complication, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Arthropathy, Abdominal Discomfort, Bone Loss, Spinal Disorder (8361697-7)
on Apr 27, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , 45 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • osteopenia
and was treated with Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: arthritis infective, crohn's disease, medical device complication, irritable bowel syndrome, arthropathy, abdominal discomfort, bone loss, spinal disorder. Actonel dosage: 150 Mg Once Monthly, Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Protonix
  • Maxalt Mlt (rizatriptan Benzoate)
  • Xyzal
  • Lasix
  • Mucinex
  • Albuterol Sulfate
  • Multiple Vitamins (ascorbic Acid, Ergocalciferol, Folic Acid, Retinol,
  • Zoloft



Stress Fracture, Femur Fracture, Muscular Weakness, Pain In Extremity, Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome, Foot Fracture, Osteosclerosis, Tibia Fracture, Bone Pain (8357882-0)
on Apr 30, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 61 years of age, weighting 149.9 lb, was treated with Actonel. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: stress fracture, femur fracture, muscular weakness, pain in extremity, medial tibial stress syndrome, foot fracture, osteosclerosis, tibia fracture, bone pain. Actonel dosage: 35 Mg Once A Week, Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Folic Acid
  • Methotrexate
  • Calcium With Vitamin D /00944201/ (calcium Carbonate, Colecalciferol)
  • Aspirin
  • Lipitor
  • Zoloft
  • Micardis Hct


Gait Disturbance, Balance Disorder, Joint Swelling, Fall, Stress Fracture, Inflammation, Medical Device Pain, Bone Disorder, Enchondroma (8354638-X)
Patient was taking Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: gait disturbance, balance disorder, joint swelling, fall, stress fracture, inflammation, medical device pain, bone disorder, enchondroma on May 07, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 54 years of age, weighting 180.8 lb, was diagnosed with
  • osteopenia
and. Actonel dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Fosamax Plus D
  • Fosamax
  • Fosamax


Fall, Fibrocystic Breast Disease, Urge Incontinence, Hypertension, Infection, Pollakiuria, Rosacea, Renal Cyst (8354636-6)
Adverse event was reported on May 02, 2012 by a Female taking Actonel (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 69 years of age, weighting 143.3 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: fall, fibrocystic breast disease, urge incontinence, hypertension, infection, pollakiuria, rosacea, renal cyst.
Associated medications used:
  • Fosamax
  • Boniva
  • Fosamax
  • Fosamax Plus D
Patient was hospitalized.

Loose Body In Joint, Diverticulitis Intestinal Haemorrhagic, Neuroma, Exostosis, Basal Cell Carcinoma, Anxiety, Constipation, Dermatitis Contact, Foot Fracture (8354604-4)
on May 02, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 58 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Actonel. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: loose body in joint, diverticulitis intestinal haemorrhagic, neuroma, exostosis, basal cell carcinoma, anxiety, constipation, dermatitis contact, foot fracture. Actonel dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Fosamax
Patient was hospitalized.

Back Pain, Dry Mouth, Dry Skin, Musculoskeletal Pain, Sciatica, Frequent Bowel Movements, Dysuria, Vulvovaginal Dryness, Neuralgia (8353863-1)
on Jan 19, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 84 years of age, was treated with Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: back pain, dry mouth, dry skin, musculoskeletal pain, sciatica, frequent bowel movements, dysuria, vulvovaginal dryness, neuralgia. Actonel dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Herceptin
  • Citracal + D
  • Tykerb (1000mg Per Day)
  • Multi-vitamins
  • Lovaza
  • Vitamin B Complex Cap


Chest Pain, Cholelithiasis, Cardiac Disorder, Basedow's Disease, Urinary Tract Infection, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Night Sweats, Impaired Healing, Vision Blurred (8347679-X)
Patient was taking Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: chest pain, cholelithiasis, cardiac disorder, basedow's disease, urinary tract infection, upper respiratory tract infection, night sweats, impaired healing, vision blurred on May 02, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 56 years of age, weighting 183.0 lb, . Actonel dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Lipitor
  • Os-cal (calcium Carbonate)
  • Fosamax
  • Alendronate Sodium
  • Prednisone Tab
Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Cholelithiasis, Fall, Blood Cholesterol Increased, Femur Fracture, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Foot Fracture, Anaemia Postoperative, Fracture Delayed Union, Renal Cyst (8345626-8)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 30, 2012 by a Female taking Actonel (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 149.9 lb, Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: cholelithiasis, fall, blood cholesterol increased, femur fracture, deep vein thrombosis, foot fracture, anaemia postoperative, fracture delayed union, renal cyst.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Fosamax
  • Fosamax
  • Boniva
Patient was hospitalized.

Nausea, Lipoma, Intervertebral Disc Protrusion, Sensation Of Heaviness, Weight Increased, Diabetes Mellitus, Atrial Fibrillation, Nerve Injury, Hypothyroidism (8341447-0)
on May 01, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 66 years of age, weighting 145.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
  • osteopenia
and was treated with Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: nausea, lipoma, intervertebral disc protrusion, sensation of heaviness, weight increased, diabetes mellitus, atrial fibrillation, nerve injury, hypothyroidism. Actonel dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Atypical Femur Fracture, Arthralgia (8339281-0)
on Apr 19, 2012 Female from JAPAN , 58 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: atypical femur fracture, arthralgia. Actonel dosage: 17.5 Mg One Weekly, Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Rheumatrex
  • Voltaren
Patient was hospitalized.

Femur Fracture, Limb Discomfort, Toxicity To Various Agents, Pathological Fracture, Skeletal Injury, Fall, Fracture Nonunion, Bone Pain, Pain In Jaw (8339070-7)
Patient was taking Actonel. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: femur fracture, limb discomfort, toxicity to various agents, pathological fracture, skeletal injury, fall, fracture nonunion, bone pain, pain in jaw on Apr 18, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 53 years of age, . Actonel dosage: 35 Mg, Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Fosamax (70 Mg, Oral, Oral)
  • Fosamax (70 Mg, Oral, Oral)
  • Fosamax Plus D (Dosage / Regimen, Oral)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Alendronate Sodium (70 Mg, Regimen, Oral, Regimen, Oral)
  • Alendronate Sodium (70 Mg, Regimen, Oral, Regimen, Oral)
  • Crestor
Patient was hospitalized.

Arthralgia, Activities Of Daily Living Impaired, Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Abdominal Pain Upper, Gait Disturbance, Pain In Extremity (8337648-8)
Adverse event was reported on May 04, 2012 by a Female taking Actonel (Dosage: |dosagetext: 15 Mg||strength: 150 Mg||freq: Monthly||route: Oral|) was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and. Location: UNITED STATES , 52 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: arthralgia, activities of daily living impaired, musculoskeletal stiffness, abdominal pain upper, gait disturbance, pain in extremity.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Levothyroxine Sodium


Herpes Zoster (8336561-X)
on Jan 02, 2012 Female from CANADA , weighting 242.5 lb, was treated with Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: herpes zoster. Actonel dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Apo-triazide
  • Calcite
  • Simponi
  • Prednisone Tab


Femur Fracture, Bone Disorder, Vulvovaginal Dryness, Mood Swings, Fall, Fracture Displacement, Stress Fracture, Abasia, Hypercalciuria (8336554-2)
on Apr 16, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 54 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Actonel. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: femur fracture, bone disorder, vulvovaginal dryness, mood swings, fall, fracture displacement, stress fracture, abasia, hypercalciuria. Actonel dosage: 35 Mg, Once Weekly, Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Vitamin Tab
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Colecalciferol (colecalciferol)
  • Aspirin
Patient was hospitalized.

Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, Eye Irritation (8335305-5)
Patient was taking Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: hypertension, diabetes mellitus, eye irritation on Apr 26, 2012 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 76 years of age, weighting 141.1 lb, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
  • glaucoma
and. Actonel dosage: Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Xalatan (3 Ug, 1x/day (1 Drop In Each Eye, 1x/day))
  • Latanoprost (Unk)


Pericarditis (8329573-3)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 25, 2012 by a Female taking Actonel (Dosage: N/A) . Location: FRANCE , 75 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: pericarditis.
Associated medications used:
  • Cirkan
  • Colchicine
  • Hydrea
  • Allopurinol


Bone Erosion, Impaired Healing, Weight Bearing Difficulty, Arthralgia (8328032-1)
on Apr 16, 2012 Female from HUNGARY , 82 years of age, was treated with Actonel Trio (risedronate Sodium Calcium Carbonate Vitamin D3) Efferve. Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: bone erosion, impaired healing, weight bearing difficulty, arthralgia. Actonel Trio (risedronate Sodium Calcium Carbonate Vitamin D3) Efferve dosage: 35 Mg Weekly, Oral.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Gerodorm (cinolazepam)
  • Micardis
  • Hypothiazide (hydrochlorothiazide)
  • Atorvastatin


Pyrexia, Nausea, Osteoarthritis, Gait Disturbance, Arthralgia, Chills, Spinal Column Stenosis (8322249-8)
on Mar 26, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 56 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: pyrexia, nausea, osteoarthritis, gait disturbance, arthralgia, chills, spinal column stenosis. Actonel dosage: 150 Mg Once Monthly, Oral.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Tizanidine Hcl
  • Synthroid
  • Vitamin B-12
  • Ambien Cr
  • Dyazide
  • Trilyte (macrogol 3350, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Bicarbonate, Sodium
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate
  • Metoclopramide
Patient was hospitalized.

Musculoskeletal Stiffness, Back Pain, Decreased Appetite, Mobility Decreased, Bedridden, Neck Pain, Impaired Work Ability, Chest Pain, Insomnia (8317171-7)
Patient was taking Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: musculoskeletal stiffness, back pain, decreased appetite, mobility decreased, bedridden, neck pain, impaired work ability, chest pain, insomnia on Apr 16, 2012 from BRAZIL Additional patient health information: Female , 57 years of age, weighting 147.7 lb, was diagnosed with
  • bone disorder
and. Actonel dosage: 150 Mg Once Monthly, Took Only One Dose, Oral.
Associated medications used:
  • Os-cal D (calcium Carbonate, Colecalciferol)
  • Puran T4 (levothyroxine Sodium)
Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain, Crying, Arthralgia (8316452-0)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 25, 2012 by a Male taking Actonel (Dosage: 1 Tablet Monthly Po) was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 105.0 lb, Patient felt the following Actonel side effects: abdominal pain, crying, arthralgia.

Dysstasia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Hip Fracture, Gait Disturbance, Femur Fracture, Arthralgia (8315625-0)
on Apr 19, 2012 Female from BRAZIL , weighting 145.5 lb, was treated with Actonel. After Actonel was administered, patient encountered several Actonel side effects: dysstasia, rheumatoid arthritis, hip fracture, gait disturbance, femur fracture, arthralgia. Actonel dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Calcium
  • Deflazacort
  • Atenolol
  • Actemra
  • Mabthera
  • Mabthera
  • Methotrexate
  • Atacand
Patient was hospitalized.

Maculopathy, Chorioretinal Atrophy, Visual Acuity Reduced (8313272-8)
on Apr 13, 2012 Female from BRAZIL , 69 years of age, weighting 123.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • osteoporosis
  • osteopenia
and was treated with Actonel. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Actonel side effects: maculopathy, chorioretinal atrophy, visual acuity reduced. Actonel dosage: 35 Mg Once Weekly, Oral.

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