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Can Bio-alcamid Help With HIV

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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.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

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 »


Hi Dr. Pierone,I read with much interest about getting a permanent injection treatment product... Read more »

BioAlcamid for my facial wasting

I'ld like to know more about this product and where you can get the treatment. Read more »
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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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 16, 2009

...2009 Visit the Forums "Hot Topics" Library Change/Update Subscription Living With HIV HIV Treatment & Side Effects HIV & Facial/Body Fat You & Your Labs HIV Transmission ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Facing Up to It

...caused by the loss of fat tissue under the skin. The FDA expedited review of the product because of its importance to people with HIV/AIDS. Sculptra is an injectable form of poly-L-lactic acid. It is a biodegradable, biocompatible synthetic... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Saving Face

... Patients on long-term HIV therapy often experience lipodystrophy, which can include facial wasting (lipoatrophy) and fat deposits in the back or belly Read more »
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Posted by bradford
...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 RECEIVES HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL! The Injectable Filler Offers an Effective,... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting) Individuals living with HIV and AIDS may not only have to deal with the threat of illness but the 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 »