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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. I'm...
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 »

human growth hormone

I have been on meds for 5 years now I have put on 10kg I do excercise 3-4 a week and cant get rid... Read more »

HGH

Hi Nelson.I have been hiv for 20 years and do not take any med, my t-cell 600 and viral load... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware Network

The Next Generation of Human Growth Hormone

...course, he watched calories. But when I pushed him for more details, he finally confided that his doctor had prescribed him human growth hormone, that he had been injecting himself with a low dose for about seven years, and that growth hormone... Read more »
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 Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Somatropin (Serostim, Genotropin)

... soe-ma-TROE-pin Brand Name: Genotropin, Serostim Other Name(s): Growth hormone (human), Human growth hormone, Humatrope, Norditropin, Nutropin, Nutropin AQ, Somatropina, Zorbtive, r-hGH Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Read more »
Project Inform

Tesamorelin and Excess Deep Belly Fat

...Results Project Inform's Perspective Introduction Studied as a way to reduce excess deep belly fat, the synthetic human growth hormone releasing factor called tesamorelin may be approved by the FDA in the first half of 2010. Results... Read more »
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Working Out

Posted by dreamdzign, 7 Replies
...undetectable, but I am ALWAYS tired. A couple years ago I found out my body was no longer producing testosterone. Another side effect of long-term HIV infection, doesn't happen to everyone, but... there it is. So no big deal, I take injections... Read more »

hello everyone...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...present from my bought with the shingles this past June. My medical professional is looking into human growth hormone for me, but the cost is an outrageous $6,000.00 per month. In Illinois, my drugs are ... Read more »

Wasting---help me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I'm sorry to come on board, but I need help. My husband is wasting away. He's newly on meds, but not gaining. It seems as though his buttcheeks are completely gone. I don't know what to do. I'm afraid. He's down to 120 and losing despite putting... Read more »

Isentress & Side Effects

Posted by design36, 3 Replies
...I have been taking Isentress for about a month...Adnormal dreams, Insomnia, Excessive fatique have been side effects and seem to be ones for a lot of people. Does anyone have experience with this drug? Did the side effects get better? How long Read more »