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Human Growth Hormone And Lipodistrophy

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human growth hormone

I have been on meds for 5 years now I have put on 10kg I do excercise 3-4 a week and cant get rid of my stomach . It just wont sift !! I was wondering if human growth hormone would help . Based in Spain my doctor wasnt too keen . I am otherwise...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello and thanks for posting. There are studies which show human growth hormone improve lipohypertrophy and can reduce visceral fat. However, the treatment is expensive and may produce side effects like diabetes Read more »

lipo-human growth hormone

I am treatment experienced-and i'm on 6 drugs. In the past two years-my stomach had gotten huge-and... Read more »

Can Human Growth Hormone Help Neuropathy

I am a 33 year old male with severe neuropathy in my legs. According to my doctor, I am also... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Next Generation of Human Growth Hormone

...course, he watched calories. But when I pushed him for more details, he finally confided that his doctor had prescribed him human growth hormone, that he had been injecting himself with a low dose for about seven years, and that growth hormone... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Human Growth Hormone Could Reduce Fat Deposits Caused by HIV Treatment, JAMA Study Finds

... Low doses of human growth hormone can reverse some of the abnormal fat distribution caused by HIV treatment and lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, but the Read more »
Project Inform

Human Growth Hormone for Thymus Reconstitution

...thymus are of great interest to those researching immune restoration approaches. Striking data were presented on the use of human growth hormone (rHGH) and its impact on thymus reconstitution in people with HIV. A study evaluating the use of rHGH... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Many Faces of Human Growth Hormone

...AIDS Wasting Lipodystrophy Thymic Function Risks and Side Effects Dollars and Fraud Selected Sources The story of human growth hormone (hGH) is colorful by drug industry standards. HGH, also known as somatropin, was first used to... Read more »
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Working Out

Posted by dreamdzign, 7 Replies
POZ for 11 years here, been doing great on my meds, T-Cell count is over 1,100 and VL is undetectable, but I am ALWAYS tired. A couple years ago I found out my body was no longer producing testosterone. Another side effect of long-term HIV... Read more »

hello everyone...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...present from my bought with the shingles this past June. My medical professional is looking into human growth hormone for me, but the cost is an outrageous $6,000.00 per month. In Illinois, my drugs are ... Read more »

Wasting---help me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I'm sorry to come on board, but I need help. My husband is wasting away. He's newly on meds, but not gaining. It seems as though his buttcheeks are completely gone. I don't know what to do. I'm afraid. He's down to 120 and losing despite putting... Read more »

Somebody know about?

Posted by jadef, 1 Reply
I write at this moment because I am looking for information on the use of esteroids/anabolics in population HIV+. I am in considering the idea to begin to use them agains to reduce the waisting and to help me in my workout. I thanks for the opinion... Read more »