Boniva Report: Severe back pain when
A following Boniva side effect report was submitted by a user.
Female patient reported the following Boniva one a month side effects :
Severe back pain when I lay down. I wake up with such pain I can not roll over in bed or get up - also had problems breathing. When my husband finally was able to get me out of bed and sat up the pain would subside some what and only then could I breath normally. I have been sitting up to sleep the last few nights with pain medication. I would not recommend this drug to anyone.
Medication Dosage: one tablet per month
Patient Age: 67
Patient Weight: 126
Diagnosis: bone scan showed bone loss
Pre-existing conditions: never smoked and no alcohol use
Birth Defects? No
Was intervention required to prevent damage? No
Other serious medical events? Yes during the day my back is very sore when I change positions
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