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Megestrol And Hiv

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serostim vs. megestrol

HiMy brother in law has severe wasting. He is in a long term facility at the moment. He has been in a hospital for 6months. He went in not knowing he was HIV. He has had numerous complications, and has managed through all of them. He is in late...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...care or if there is a consideration that he can recover. You did not indicate his CD4 cell count but if indeed he does have AIDS and is not receiving HIV medications, then, of course, his prognosis is poor. The best way to control the wasting... Read more »

MEGESTROL AND ANABOLIC STEROIDS

Im a 43 year old man, HIV+ for 12 years, taking combos since 1998 (last 6 months: AZT, 3TC and... Read more »

serostim vs. megestrol

HiWanted to just thank you for your advice. I had a meeting with my brother in laws doctors. We... Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

...also known as Megace, is a type of medicine called an anticachectic. Anticachectics are drugs that cause weight gain. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Megestrol acetate was approved by the FDA on September 10, 1993, for use in the treatment of... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...infections, menopause or other GYN conditions. Other factors may include using some side effects of HIV drugs and other meds (like megestrol), street drugs (especially heroin and marijuana), and poor nutrition. Finally, body weight changes,... Read more »
infoSIDA

Acetato de Megestrol

... Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas y otros El acetato de megestrol, tambiĆ©n conocido como Megace, es un tipo de medicamento llamado anticaquĆ©ctico. Estos productos hacen engordar... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
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Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on http://hiv-aids.blog-city.com Other POZ blogz on http://www.HIVforum.com/blogs/ Read more »

Lesbians & HIV/AIDS

Posted by Smiley, 1 Reply
...Hello Everyone: I would like to get in touch, stay in touch and network with other WSW that are HIV+ or have AIDS. ThANKS!!!!!! Read more »

HIV/AIDS jobs in S.CALIFORNIA

Posted by tre, 1 Reply
...I have a science background and years of experience in HIV/AIDS education, outreach and research and would like a F/T or P/T job in the southern california area. Any suggestions? Read more »