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Fuzeon Injection

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fuzeon injections in face

I inject a small portion of fuzeon into my cheeks--under eyes & in nasal fold areas for facial lipodystrophy a few times per week & my face looks full, healthy, & natural & wrikle-fee as well. I am aware that the effect only lasts about 2-3 weeks,...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...This is certainly a novel use for Fuzeon and I would guess that you are probably the only person on the planet injecting Fuzeon in your face. Fuzeon tends to lead to Read more »

Effects of FUZEON injection

...share with The Body readers.I've been administering Fuzeon injections for 1 1/2 yrs and the... Read more »

Fuzeon Injection tips...

...about the avaialbility of your one slide which gives fuzeon injection tips. I am starting Fuzeon... Read more »
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Ten Tips on Injecting Fuzeon

...skin reactions. You can inject in your "love-handles" -- some patients have noted that they have fewer skin reactions to the injections in areas where there is more fat. Pay attention to the angle of the needle when injecting. If you don't... Read more »
Project Inform

Companies Abandon Needle-Free Injection System for Fuzeon

...they are abandoning their efforts to gain FDA approval for a needle-free injection delivery system for their fusion inhibitor, Fuzeon (enfuvirtide, T20). Research and development of the Biojector 2000 system, which uses high pressure carbon... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Antiretroviral Drug Fuzeon Sales Slower Than Expected; High Cost, Injection Delivery Method Cited

...Raleigh News & Observer reports. The drug has "ru[n] into resistance" from doctors and patients because of its high cost and injection delivery method (Vollmer, Raleigh News & Observer , 9/16). The FDA in March approved Fuzeon, which is... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Roche, Trimeris Seek FDA Approval to Use Needle-Free Injection Device to Administer Antiretroviral Fuzeon

...Monday announced they have filed for FDA approval to use a needle-free injection device to administer the antiretroviral drug Fuzeon, the AP/Forbes.com reports. The Biojector 2000 injection system, which is manufactured by Bioject Medical... Read more »
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new to Fuzeon

Posted by Tscotty, 4 Replies
...go through - I saw "the" lab results indicating my complete resistance to every drug I have taken. Thursday I gave my first fuzeon injection -it sure was a scene. I actually did ok until I carried all that stuff into the house, set up my little... Read more »

FUZEON

Posted by Monchhichi, 2 Replies
...Just a question I want to get feedback on...To anyone on Fuzeon...What type of side effects are you getting and injection site reactions? Does anyone have any tips they can give on ISR's? Read more »

There's Health Insurance and then there's....

Posted by TimmerInTexas, 3 Replies
...was being self-administered -- according to their guidelines, I would have to go to a doctor's office every 12 hours to get my Fuzeon injection. It didn't matter to the pharmacist that there aren't any doctors who have office hours that cover a... Read more »

ISR's w/T-20 Fuzeon suck

Posted by Scoot2Bfree, 3 Replies
...It's a total pisser when you run out of spaces for injections. Have lipoatropahy, no body fat, ISR's are horrible but Dr's say last option as it's salvage therapy. Doing the Tibotec Duet Read more »