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Could Serostim Increase Mania

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Serostim?

I have been injecting 6 mg of Serostim daily for about a month and have gained weight this way. Is this a good way to gain weight or is it just water retention?...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
Studies have shown that growth hormone (serostim) promotes the gain of lean body weight primarilly...so you won't just be experiencing water retention. Try to get a body composition study done if you've not had one. This will help... Read more »

Serostim-No Weight Gain

Dear Doctor:Are there patients who take Serostim who don't gain weight right away? I began... Read more »

re: serostim: wrong direction

Serostim will help someone lose fat, so weighing less than when he began the course of treatment... Read more »
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AIDSinfo

An Overview of Somatropin (Serostim, Genotropin)

soe-ma-TROE-pin Brand Name: Genotropin, Serostim Other Name(s): Growth hormone (human), Human growth hormone, Humatrope, Norditropin, Nutropin, Nutropin AQ, Somatropina, Zorbtive, r-hGH Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs ... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

When Medi-Cal Says "No" to Serostim

Medi-Cal recipients can obtain Serostim, a human-growth hormone which is prescribed to control HIV wasting syndrome, as one of the drugs covered by the program. Because HIV wasting syndrome is not simply a decrease in body weight, but in fact... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Risk Behavior Among Patients With Co-occurring Bipolar and Substance Use Disorders: Associations With Mania and Drug Abuse

The researchers note that bipolar and substance use disorders often co-occur, and "both are associated with impulsivity, impaired judgment and risk-taking." In this study, the team set out to describe the rates of HIV sexual and drug risk behaviors... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Marijuana Mania

It's Legal; Now What? For thousands of years , marijuana has been a recreational, ceremonial, or medicinal substance. Queen Victoria took it to ease her menstrual cramps. It's been used as a painkiller, sedative, anti-inflammatory, muscle... Read more »
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Serostim

Posted by Anonymous
I have serostim I can not use as my diabetes is bad. I have 3 months worth of my own prescription. I will sell it. Please e-mail me at kewljames@aol.com if you are interested in purchasing the Serostim. Serious replies only.

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Need Serostim (HGH)

Posted by elizzytate
Does anyone have a surplus of Serostim, or cannot use it due diabetics. I need some for a friend in dire need and never ending issues with his insurance. Send me a message. Serious people please. Read more »

In NEED of Serostim

Posted by Survivor77, 1 Reply
To make a long story short, my best friend has cancer. He has Osteosarcoma, is 22 year old, and he is dying. He is running out of options, and we are turning to alternative medicine.

If anyone has a Serostim surplus or any unused Serostim, please... Read more »

Serostim and Exercise

Posted by WillinFTL
I just started Serostim (growth Hormone) and need some help in starting an exercise program. If anyone knows the best way to exercise and see the best results from Sterostim, Please send information. Thanks

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