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Clinical Trials For Megace

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AIDS InfoNet

Participating in a Clinical Trial

... What Is a Clinical Trial? Who Can Participate in a Clinical Trial? What Are the Benefits of Participating? What Are the Risks? How Are Participants Protected? Should I Participate? To Find Out More About Clinical Trials What Is
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megace to gain weight

i am a healthy person weighing 80 but height 6 feet so i want to use megace to gain body weight please do tell me the way to achieve my goal
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...individuals, even those with advanced cancer. It is also used to boost appetite in individuals with other cancers or HIV/AIDS.Megace us the worst drug to use for weight gain. It increases mostly fat mass, hyperglycemia, risks of blood clots and... Read more »

Immunokine

My wife tested positive 16 months ago with CD4-10 and VL 100,000. Was started on d4T, 3TC and nevirapine but was found to have hepatitis caused by nevirapine and changed to AZT, 3TC and Indinavir plus Norvir after 3 months. She has been in and out...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...condition). Some some pilot studies in HIV patients showed some promise. I have not seen the results of a large controlled clinical trial of WF10 for AIDS which suggests to me that the benefit was marginal if at all. More data is needed for me... Read more »

Fatigue/depression - Mike M.

Thank you for your response. In regards to the questions that you asked, my viral load at last blood draw was undetectable and my CD4 count was 450. My psychiatric meds, Remeron 45mg, Zoloft 50mg, both are taken at bedtime. They just cut my Ritalin...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
...stimulating effect than others do. Remeron is an excellent antidepressant, but fatigue is one of the major side effects. In clinical trials, 59% of participants noted somnolence as a major side effect of Remeron, as opposed to 19% of participants... Read more »

Megace, androgel, and testosterone levels

Hello..I have been taking Megace to help bolster my appetite, but recently I read that Megace can actually lower one's testosterone level.Having been dealing with loss of libido and what seems like genital shrinkage, I am concerned about the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...That is possible. Megace often leads to weight gain that is of marginal significance. My own use of Megace these days is very minimal due to a variety Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

...of any other medications being taken, including prescription, nonprescription (over-the-counter), or herbal medications. Clinical Trials Click here to search ClinicalTrials.gov for trials that use Megestrol acetate. Manufacturer... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Clinical Trials

... What Are Clinical Trials? The Basic Components of Clinical Trials The Stages of Treatment Trials Should I Participate in a Clinical Trial? Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Clinical Trials FAQ

... What Is a Clinical Trial? Can Anyone Join a Clinical Trial? What Are Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria? What Is Informed Consent? Does it Cost Read more »
infoSIDA

Acetato de Megestrol

... Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas y otros El acetato de megestrol, tambiĆ©n conocido Read more »
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To clinical trial or not to clinical trial?

Posted by ai77, 1 Reply
...sucked into the negative thought vortex. Now I'm on Septra to protect against PCP until my CD4 goes back up. I went to see the clinical trials nurse on Friday. She asked me to participate in a study with these arms: 1) Sustiva + Truvada 2) ... Read more »

Clinical Trials from last week's Economist

Posted by ScotCharles
...transparency May 19th 2006 | NEW YORK CITY From The Economist print edition A hope that openness will help to restore trust in clinical trials WITHOUT clinical trials, there would be no new miracle drugs. Pharmaceutical researchers could not... Read more »

Clinical trials

Posted by Anonymous
...these studies up to more people and more testing sites? I'm fortunate to be located in a city with a medical center which hosts clinical trials. Unfortunately most of these trials don't apply to the wide population. Read more »

Clinical Trials in NYC

Posted by BethIsraelACTU, 1 Reply
...continue to learn how best to treat and manage, and yes, even cure this disease. You can access the currently enrolling HIV Clinical Trials listing for NYC's Beth Israel Medical Center at www.HIVtrials-BethIsraelNY.org Gather information... Read more »