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- Website: Mayo Clinic
- Resource type: Article
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Your risk of developing osteoporosis is higher if you take prednisone. To limit the risk of osteoporosis while on this medication, try weight bearing exercises and avoid alcohol and tobacco. Calcium and vitamin D supplements may help lower your risk.
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prednisone, osteoporosis, calcium, vitamin d, arthritis
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Rated on: 2/14/2017 3:29:09 PM
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