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Posted by: Nikita | 2011/08/22

Osteoporosis Gran 86

Goodmorning Doctor,

can you advise what treatment is further availble, other that anti inflamm for pain , and weekly osto-bon from cipla. My gran is is alot of pain in the sacrum area and cant walk. the doctor advised thats diclofenac or voltaren injections are no good? is it not time for her to take stonger /higher scheduled pain medication? i do realise that blood pressure etc should be taken in account.

Thanks
regards
Nikita

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Dear Nikita,

At her age one will more than likely not advise on surgery and stronger medication could be considered - but you would have to find a doctor to prescribe the appropriate one for her

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