Posted by: Rachel | 2011/07/25

Serotonin and bones and joints

Does too much serotonin in the blood cause joints and bones to wear out so hip etc replacement is necessary.
How do you measure serotonin in body as for pain tripilene is taken for last 20 years,
.Thank -you.

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Dear Rachel
As far as I know it should not cause arthritis. Serotonin can be neasured in blood, but if you are concerned about the side-effects of the trepilene, please consult your doctor.

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Posted by: RITA S | 2011/08/02

Please advise me as i consulted the doctor,(no clear answer) I
I have a clicking sound of the bones in my upper back. it is painful and the sound is heard when there is movement of the shoulders.


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