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Is Bio Alcamid Really Permanent

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how long does bio-alcamid last?

refering to internet sources, bio-alcamid is a permanent filler but the tissue and muscles in the face moves so the product is not permanent ... after how many years i could see the loss of this filler. i am confused some people says 8 months and...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, and thanks for posting. This is a permanent filler so the results last many years. However, late infections related to this product are an ongoing concern. In my opinion there are better choices for correction of facial lipoatrophy. Good... Read more »

bio alcamid

hii know that the bio alcamid is a permanent filler but due to tissue movement inside the face this... Read more »

Lipodystrophy, Sculptra and Bio Alcamid

Hello, I'd like to share some of my experience with facial fillers. I have had 7 treatments of... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Complications Reported in Some Recipients of Bio Alcamid

As mentioned in our previous CATIE News story , some older anti-HIV agents have been associated with lipoatrophy, specifically changes in the appearance of the face. Most anti-HIV drugs used today are not associated with this problem. However, for... Read more »
Proyecto Inform

Los Pacientes Afrontan Más Complicaciones Con el Relleno Facial Bio-Alcamid

En una conferencia en Londres en noviembre de 2010, un estudio canadiense reportó que cerca de 1 de cada 25 personas que se hicieron rellenos faciales con Bio-Alcamid experimentaron infecciones en el sitio de la inyección. Este relleno suele... Read more »
Project Inform

Patients Face More Complications With Facial Filler, Bio-Alcamid

At a London conference in November 2010, a Canadian study reported that about 1 out of 5 people who got the facial filler called Bio-Alcamid experienced infections at the site of injections. The filler is often used to treat the loss of fat in the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Zealand Offers Permanent Residency to HIV-Positive Zimbabwean Immigrants Under Special Policy

HIV-positive Zimbabwean immigrants to New Zealand will be offered permanent residency under a special policy provision, New Zealand Health Minister Pete Hodgson announced Wednesday, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. Roughly 1,300 Zimbabweans entered New... Read more »
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Bio-Alcamid Subsidy Program

Posted by Anonymous
I wanted to let people know that we've developed a subsidy program for people interested in receiving a bio-alcamid treatment. The only issue is that you'd have to come to Canada (Bio-Alcamid was approved here in March). We've worked with the... Read more »


Posted by bradford
The arrival of Bio-Alcamid is exceptional news to men and women suffering from Lipoatrophy, the disfiguring condition that is often a result of the antiretroviral drugs used to treat HIV infection and AIDS.


Bio-alcamid Subsidy Program Venice (Italy)

Posted by Anonymous
Hi guys, good news,
did you know that here is a subsidy program for facial lipoatrophy treatment
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