Osteoporosis treatments

My mother, aged 65 is diagnosed with low bmd (-2.3 in legs/waist and -4.1 in hands). What are some good treatment options? An orthopedist in a leading multispeciality hospital suggested daily injections for 6/months. When I researched on it, found that it has several side effects, but the doc told us nothing on that.
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Dr. Vinod Kumar AC Bangalore | Orthopedic Surgeon
there are so many drug therapies  available for osteoporosis, which drug she is receiving is not mentioned by you, consult local orthopedic surgeon he will suggest
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