Have myasthenia gravis, severe osteoporosis. Scared of "another med" to treat osteo and it NOT flare/worsen MG!! Reclast, (zoledronic acid) Proliva, Forteo? Try shot 1st?
Osteoporosis . unfortunately there's no easy answer. We are lucky to have many options for osteoporosis and each drug comes with risks and benefits. Your medial history, labs, x-Rays & DEXA have to be factored in before individualizing your treatments. Please discuss with your doctors. Best wishes. .
Myasthenia Gravis HAVE to be on osteoporosis med. I'm severe! Interactions with Reclast (zoledronic acid) IV & MG? Scared once in system what if it flares my MG?
Osteoporosis meds. One issue with some medications used in rheumatoid arthritis, is presence of anti-tumor necrosis factor action, which can make MS worse, but this mechanism does not seem salient in osteoporosis drugs, and these would be very unlikely to adversely affect Myasthenia, as Reclast (zoledronic acid) does not affect acetylcholine in any profound way. Discuss further with your doctor, but I do NOT see a problem. Read more...