How Do I Take Care Of Facial Wasting
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New York University, School of MedicineBe careful with remedies for facial wasting! There are a lot of nightmare stories on the web. You may want to have your MD examine your serum lactate level and consider switching off of the zerit(D4T). That may not restore your fat, but it may keep... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESFacial wasting is one of the most troubling symptoms of lipodystrophy. There are several small studies that have suggested that the substitution of other nucleoside RT inhibitors (nukes) for Zerit has resulted in improvements. This of course would... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastHello, and thanks for posting. I wish that there were more doctors who would perform these procedures at a discounted rate for financially strapped patients. I have been encouraging some of my colleagues to consider a sliding scale fee schedule for... Read more »
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Posted by bradford, 2 RepliesHIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)
Individuals living with HIV and AIDS may not only have to deal with the threat of illness but the toll of illness. All that is required to stay healthy and alive can leave an everlasting mark! I'm referring to... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHas anyone found a way to deal with facial wasting? I'm not on treatment yet but still have terrible facial wasting.
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Posted by AnonymousIs facial wasting from the disease or the meds ?
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Posted by AnonymousPlease help!! I have been told that there is a wasting condition assicated with HIV. In particular wasting of the face . Is it remotely possible that this wasting can start right away( within 3-4 months of infection) I am scared so far all my test... Read more »
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