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Can A Person With HIV Take Bio-alcamid

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bio-alcamid vs. sculptra

this is not really a question, just a posting to hopefully help people make up their minds about wether bio is better than sculptra...there is a posting on 3/17/06 about this...i had sculptra injected 2 years ago....within 8/9 months, the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

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University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Thanks for posting your experience. Most US HIV docs (myself included) don't have much personal experience with Bio-alcamid (compared to Sculptra). KH Read more »

bio alcamid

could you please give me some names of clinics in the u.k that carry out procedures were by bio... Read more »

Facial Wasting Solutions with Bio-Alcamid

Dear Dr. Moyle:I have been reviewing this site, and have seen a number of posts on the subject of... Read more »
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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 »
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Facing Up to It

...told that we look tired, thinner, or stressed out because of a gaunt face. But we are familiar with "the look" attributed to AIDS from the early years when wasting syndrome was often the scarlet letter. And while successful antiviral therapy has... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 16, 2009

..."Liminal:Subliminal: Sublime," is curated by Bernard Leibov. HIV & FACIAL/BODY FAT   Bad Reaction to Bio-Alcamid About a year and a half ago I had Bio-Alcamid (poly-alkyl-imide) treatments for my sunken cheeks. After... Read more »
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BIO-ALCAMID RECEIVES HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL!

Posted by bradford
...from Lipoatrophy, the disfiguring condition that is often a result of the antiretroviral drugs used to treat HIV infection and AIDS. BIO-ALCAMID RECEIVES HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL! The Injectable Filler Offers an Effective, Affordable... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...restore the natural appearance in the face for people living with HIV antiretroviral drug induced Lipoatrophy. The product, called Bio-Alcamid or polyalkylimide made by Polymekon, an Italian company, is a synthetic gel made up of 96% water and 4%... Read more »

facial wasting * any help/support appreciated

Posted by boston781, 3 Replies
...I've been HIV+ since '91. I'm currently on fuzeon & other meds. I am so depressed over my sunken cheeks. I'm doing well healthwise being Read more »

Lipodistrophy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sinking in the cheeks on my face were also the same as in my buttock area. I recently returned from a trip to Buenos Aires. Bio Alcamid is approved there and I decided to consult with a plastic surgeon there. I found that he was very... Read more »