Prolia
Side Effects of Prolia

Prolia may cause serious side effects.

  • See the “Prolia Precautions” section.
  • Long-term effects on bone: It is not known if the use of Prolia over a long period of time may cause slow healing of broken bones or unusual fractures.

The most common side effects of Prolia in women who are being treated for osteoporosis after menopause are:

  • back pain
  • pain in your arms and legs
  • high cholesterol
  • muscle pain
  • bladder infection

The most common side effects of Prolia in patients receiving certain treatments for prostate or breast cancer are:

  • joint pain
  • back pain
  • pain in your arms and legs
  • muscle pain

Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

These are not all the possible side effects of Prolia. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.