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Friday, February 27, 2015
Didrocal side effects and effectiveness?
I have just been put on didrocal for osteoporosis and found that during the first two weeks on the white pills I was experiencing a lot of aching bones as though I could feel my skeleton. It affected my sleep. I am not looking forward to round two. Is this normal. I want to switch to something else if this trend continues.
Some people on osteoporosis medications do experience bone aches. If it persists, discuss other options with your physician.
Margery Gass, MD
Formely, Professor, Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati