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How Much Does Bio-alcamid Cost

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Bio alcamid removal from lips.

My wife had bio alcamid injections in lips, but the procedure was done in (her native country) Turkey. She now desires to have it removed and this leaves us with two questions. How safe is it to have it removed from the lips? Also, what would be a...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...infection could develop or the aesthetic outcome would be worse than before the procedure. Sorry, but I do not know what the average cost would be for such a procedure. I hope that this information helps and best of luck to you and your wife! Read more »

bio-alcamid complications

HelloYou mention a few times of late onset complications of bio-alcamid. Can you describe how one... Read more »

To rock the boat or not: A BioAlcamid Dilemma

Hi Doctor,I have been trying to combat facial wasting since 2001, when I took my first scary trip... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Fat Wasting and HAART

...such as New Fill (Sculptra, poly-L-lactic acid), eventually get reabsorbed by the body and broken down. Other fillers, such as Bio Alcamid (polyalkylimide), are not broken down and are considered permanent implants. In the past several years,... Read more »
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Facing Up to It

...and the United Kingdom. German people with HIV are suing to force reimbursement for New-Fill. People in the U.S. expected the cost situation to improve following FDA approval but were disappointed. The price of Sculptra more than doubled from... 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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BIO-ALCAMID RECEIVES HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL!

Posted by bradford
...The arrival of Bio-Alcamid is exceptional news to men and women suffering from Lipoatrophy, the disfiguring condition that is often a result of the antiretroviral Read more »

Lipodistrophy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sinking in the cheeks on my face were also the same as in my buttock area. I recently returned from a trip to Buenos Aires. Bio Alcamid is approved there and I decided to consult with a plastic surgeon there. I found that he was very... Read more »

Bio-Alcamid Subsidy Program

Posted by Anonymous
...I wanted to let people know that we've developed a subsidy program for people interested in receiving a bio-alcamid treatment. The only issue is that you'd have to come to Canada (Bio-Alcamid was approved here in March). We've worked with Read more »

May I vent to you all?

Posted by PozitivelyFit, 1 Reply
...faces with Silikon 1000 or Bio-Alcamid, "IF" we can come up with $3000-$5000. I've researched what a lot of these compounds cost a doctor and THEY KNOW DAMN WELL that they don't have to charge us that much. MOST of them won't even let us make... Read more »