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A 67-year-old male asked:

What is best treatment for 67 yr old male diagnosed with osteoperosis? eating habits are healthy. i supplement w/cal. and d3. lost inch + ht. y me?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
Can't answer here: Too many relevant factors need to be known to give an answer here.
Dr. Marni Friedman
Specializes in Family Medicine
Perhaps testosterone: Get your testosterone level checked. You may benefit from supplemental testosterone. Also, check your vitamin d level to make sure you are taking enough of it. Some people are very deficient.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2014

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