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What are alternatives to the perscription medications for osteoporosis?

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Dr. Marsha Nunley
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Vit D,K and others

It takes more than just vit d and calcium.
Vit k in the form of mk7, magnesium and trace minerals are important. Strontium can be helpful. Oxaloacetic acid has been shown to slow bone loss. Of course hormones can slow bone loss. Wt bearing and strength exercise are important. There are options besides biphosphonates.

In brief: Vit D,K and others

It takes more than just vit d and calcium.
Vit k in the form of mk7, magnesium and trace minerals are important. Strontium can be helpful. Oxaloacetic acid has been shown to slow bone loss. Of course hormones can slow bone loss. Wt bearing and strength exercise are important. There are options besides biphosphonates.
Dr. Marsha Nunley
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Dr. Mary Vanko
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Osteroprosis

We recommend calcium and vitamin d and exercise but meds work.
Do them.

In brief: Osteroprosis

We recommend calcium and vitamin d and exercise but meds work.
Do them.
Dr. Mary Vanko
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