I know that neurontin is not officially a "pain med" but didn't know where else to post this. I've just been diagnosed with osteopenia or pre-osteoporosis. My foot doc ordered a bone scan as a result of my recently diagnosed stress fracture of the foot. I am 58 and have a very small frame (size 5-6 ring). But I was a runner for years and always was a walker until my lower back fusion and the resulting nerve damage and pain. Take hormone replacement therapy and vitamen supplements and have always
So here is my question....I have read that long term use of neurontin can "contribute" to bone loss? I'm trying to decide if I should try to stop taking it. Any thoughts?