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Bio-alcamid Facts

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bio alcamid

is bio alcamid soluble?...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
The compound is actually 96% water and 4% polymer dissolved in water. By its very nature, it is quite soluble and this is one of its advantages, to blend into the tissues where it is injected in a more physiological manner. It is not so soluble,... Read more »

New-Fill or Bio-Alcamid

Dr. Moyle,I was wondering which treatment seems to be more safe for usage in the long run. I am a... Read more »

Bio-Alcamid research information

Dear Dr. Moyle,I have been in touch with Ellen Hahn at Clicic' Esthetica and she suggested... 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 »
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 »
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 »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Book Review -- Captain Bio: "HIV Attacks!"

Tim Peters and Co., 1996 20 pages; $1.50 paper At the Fourth Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections inWashington, Peter Piot reminded us of the still-volatile and dynamic natureof the HIV pandemic and its impact on young... 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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