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Is Bio Alcamid Available In The Us

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Availability of Bio-Alcamid in US or Canada

Are there any clinics in Canada using Bio-Alcamid? If so, where. Are there any FDA trials being conducted in the USA with Bio-Alcamid? If so, how does one apply? I would rather not have to travel to Mexico for this treatment if closer...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
I know a consortium of Doctors in the US is working with the manufacturer to apply for FDA approval. This may be >1 yr away. Until then the clinic in Mexico (see other postings for details) is likely to be you best optionregardsGraeme Moyle... Read more »

Bio-Alcamid remove from face where can I find a doctor

Dear Dr. Pierone,I wanted to do mini face lift and after informing my surgeon about having... Read more »

Lyposidostrophy and Bio-Alcamid

I've read about this treatment being available in Canada. Do you know if it's been FDA... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Complications Reported in Some Recipients of Bio Alcamid

As mentioned in our previous CATIE News story , some older anti-HIV agents have been associated with lipoatrophy, specifically changes in the appearance of the face. Most anti-HIV drugs used today are not associated with this problem. However, for... Read more »
Proyecto Inform

Los Pacientes Afrontan Más Complicaciones Con el Relleno Facial Bio-Alcamid

En una conferencia en Londres en noviembre de 2010, un estudio canadiense reportó que cerca de 1 de cada 25 personas que se hicieron rellenos faciales con Bio-Alcamid experimentaron infecciones en el sitio de la inyección. Este relleno suele... Read more »
Project Inform

Patients Face More Complications With Facial Filler, Bio-Alcamid

At a London conference in November 2010, a Canadian study reported that about 1 out of 5 people who got the facial filler called Bio-Alcamid experienced infections at the site of injections. The filler is often used to treat the loss of fat in the... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Appendix B: Antiretroviral Drugs Available in Canada

Fusion Inhibitor Common Name Brand Name Manufacturer T-20, enfuvirtide Fuzeon Roche Co-Receptor Inhibitor Common Name Brand Name Manufacturer maraviroc Celsentri ViiV Healthcare (formerly Pfizer) Nukes... Read more »
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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 drugs used to treat HIV infection and AIDS.


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 the... Read more »

Bio-alcamid Subsidy Program Venice (Italy)

Posted by Anonymous
Hi guys, good news,
did you know that here is a subsidy program for facial lipoatrophy treatment
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