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Oxymetholone And Aids

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... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion, advertisement,
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regarding steroids

Hi Vergel!Not so long ago I asked you a question regarding use of hormones/steroids etc. You advised me to take all blood tests such as: free testosterone, thyroid, estradiol, Dhea, insulin, glucose. My doctor took some of these tests, not all cause...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...for treatment of autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and lupus. The physician who cares for HIV(+) patients has the legal right to prescribe anabolic steroids for medical use to any critically ill patient within... Read more »

OXYMETHOLONE FOR WASTING

Dear Doc. Do you know anything about the steroid OXIMETHOLONE, I friend of mine has been using it for some month with no problems and I am planning on taking it combined with DECADURABOLIN injections to recover some weight. My health is fine in...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...Deca is not usually a problem for the liver, but oxymetholone can be. If the deca is working why take a chance on your liver? Oxandrolone should be safer, but again why take even a minimal Read more »

meds to built muscle mass

My questions is, are there any over the counter meds or any meds that can be prescribed to increase muscle mass?
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...and human growth hormone.These have been reviewed here on many occasions. All have shown efficacy in restoring muscle mass in HIV + 's especially when coupled with an exercise program.There have been a lot of claims made for OTC meds in this... Read more »

Women prescribed steroids

I am an HIV positive women who was just given steriods from my doctor. I'm worried. Will I look like a man? Or grow a mustache or something? What side effects should I be aware of?
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
...It depends on the steroid. Decadurabolin and oxandrolone and oxymetholone (anadrol) are not masculinizing at all! Testosterone can be given to women, but at lower doses, like 25-50 mg IM for cypionate Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement,... Read more »
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Anadrol-50 patients, look here

Posted by PharmD
...Hi, I am doing research on the use of Anadrol-50 (oxymetholone) in patients with HIV wasting and wanted to receive some feedback from actual patients. Please send me an email at vootkur@medscape.com if you are Read more »

Anadrol-50 patients, look here

Posted by PharmD
...Hi, I am doing research on the use of Anadrol-50 (oxymetholone) in patients with HIV wasting and wanted to receive some feedback from actual patients. Please send me an email at vootkur@medscape.com if you are Read more »