This Medication Causes Bone Loss and Osteoporosis – Prednisone Pharmacist w/ BoneCoach™

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The Bone Coach Podcast | Osteoporosis & Bone Health | Prednisone Pharmacist Bone Loss Podcast

In this interview with Prednisone Pharmacist, Dr. Megan Milne, we discuss the #1 medication contributing to bone loss and osteoporosis, the short and long-term implications of use, how it works against you, and what you can do about it for the long-term health of your skeleton.




Episode Timeline

3:14: How did you become the Prednisone Pharmacist?

7:53: What surprised you the most about taking prednisone?

8:10: Prednisone side effects

9:19: When you found out that you had to take prednisone long-term, what were you worried about?

13:00: How does prednisone cause bone loss and osteoporosis?

19:38: What do the doctors who prescribe prednisone recommend?

21:00: Risks vs. Benefits

24:14: What have you found out about prednisone that they didn’t teach you in pharmacy school? (Myths)

25:33: Bone loss happens quickly

26:56: Vertebral (spine) fractures are the most common

28:35: Drug-induced nutrient depletion is more than just calcium

32:32: Is it possible to ever taper off of Prednisone through improvement in diet and lifestyle?

33:21: Where can people find you?


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Show notes and resources mentioned:

 The Prednisone Checklist: Are you making the top 7 prednisone mistakes?
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