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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 »

bio-alcamid complications

HelloYou mention a few times of late onset complications of bio-alcamid. Can you describe how one... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Complications Reported in Some Recipients of Bio Alcamid

...with this problem. However, for people in whom these problems have occurred, facial fillers may be an option. One such filler, Bio Alcamid (polyalkylimide), is considered a permanent implant. Reports over the past several years suggest a... Read more »
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FAQs About Facial Wasting From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...What can I do? Is plastic surgery a good, permanent solution for facial wasting? Can I go back to Sculptra after using Bio-Alcamid? I had a bad reaction to Bio-Alcamid, what should I do? Can you please tell me the procedure code I... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Fat Wasting and HAART

...such as New Fill (Sculptra, poly-L-lactic acid), eventually get reabsorbed by the body and broken down. Other fillers, such as Bio Alcamid (polyalkylimide), are not broken down and are considered permanent implants. In the past several years,... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Facing Up to It

...something to change his face. In this detailed report, Matt recounts his trip to Tijuana, Mexico where he received injections of Bio-Alcamid. Our faces are the windows of good health. The face, along with body weight, is often the barometer of... Read more »
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BIO-ALCAMID RECEIVES HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL!

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 Read more »

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 Read more »

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 http://web.tiscali.it/vincentiaesthetic/prices.htm Read more »