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Human Growth Hormone Side Effects

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Dental side effects of longterm use of humane growth hormone

I had been on serostim for two years. In June, I began noticing changes in my teeth. The bite (back teeth do not meet now) is changed. Could the long term side effects of HGH cause jaw changes? I have found no information on this side effect....
Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

Response from Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

The Cutting Edge
Dear Dennis,I, too, am not finding anything on the potential for rHGH to cause gums to recede. Perhaps others can share their experience.Meanwhile, I would look to other things as potential causes for this problem. It could be that a good referral... Read more »

Can Human Growth Hormone Help Neuropathy

I am a 33 year old male with severe neuropathy in my legs. According to my doctor, I am also... Read more »

Human Growth Hormone...

Although the best bet to surving HIV is undoubtedly HARRT I was just curious if adding HGH to your... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Human Growth Hormone Could Reduce Fat Deposits Caused by HIV Treatment, JAMA Study Finds

Low doses of human growth hormone can reverse some of the abnormal fat distribution caused by HIV treatment and lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, but the hormone could increase the risk of side effects in people who have early stages of... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Next Generation of Human Growth Hormone

Every Tuesday night for three years I drove to Beverly Hills, sat in a room, and listened to five other middle-aged men discuss their lives. I didn't expect group therapy to last for years. With every passing season, we all got a little older: a few... Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Danger: Counterfeit Serostim® (Human Growth Hormone)

On May 17 Serono, Inc. and the U.S. FDA warned that new counterfeit drug labeled Serostim had been found. There had been a warning of a previous case of counterfeit Serostim in January of this year. From the press release: "Serono, Inc. and the U.S.... Read more »
American Medical Association

Growth Hormone Treatment for HIV-Related Abdominal Obesity Improves Abdominal Fat and Other Cardiovascular Measures, but May be Limited by Effects on Glucose

MEXICO CITY -- For human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients with treatment-related abdominal obesity and growth hormone deficiency, receiving low-dose growth hormone resulted in improvement in fat and blood pressure measurements but... Read more »
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iaagen/Abacivir-breast tissue growth

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi,

Wow it's 2000 and I'm still here! I knew I would be but it still blows my mind that it's 2000. I was infected in 1983 within a month after my 21st birthday. I'm now 37 and I'm still here and doing very well. I take Ziagen/Abacavir and I'm... Read more »

Atripla- Rash/Side Effect

Posted by RL9141, 4 Replies
Yesterday (saturday) made one week of being on Atripla. I started breaking out all over my body. It looks like chicken pox, small red dots all over my body. I've taken some Bendryl. This morning (Sunday) it is worse. It's covered more of my body and... Read more »

crazy question - hormones of pregnancy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello, I am an hiv negative wife of a positive man. We found out he was positive when I was 3 months pregant and found he when he was converting. I completely freaked out and was so mad at him for cheating and getting it and putting the baby at... Read more »

pesky side effects

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
just wondering if my silly little problems are 'normal' or what. little scabby things inside my nose? sore bloody scabs appear for no reason, and take ages and ages to heal. also cracks at the corners of the mouth, is it yeast or herpes? i have been... Read more »