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Pmma Dosages

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PMMA permanant fillers

I know there are many different types of filler for facial lipoathrophy. Is PMMA the only permanant filler? If not, what are the others? Also, I know there are different PMMA fillers. Are there studies or anecdotal information as to which PMMA...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
PMMA is not the only permanent filler. Silicone is also a permanent filler and has been used for facial lipoatrophy.Artefill is the PMMA product that has been approved in the United States. However, it is temporarily unavailable because of the... Read more »

Is PMMA fine considering Artefill is not avilable?

Hi, I read your answer about a study comapring PMMA and Artefill. Seeing that Artefill is no longer... Read more »

PMMA

Dr. Bob What info. can you give me about PMMA which is a filler done by Dr. Marcio Serra in Rio de... Read more »
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Surviving HIV

Second Bioplasty Congress in Mexico: PMMA for Facial and Buttock Lipoatrophy

I attended the second International Congress on Bioplasty in Guadalajara last week. Here is the program in Spanish: www.bioplastia.org.mx/es/programa.php . Cosmetic and dermatology physicians from Mexico, Spain, Argentina, Brazil, and Colombia came... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Abbott Stresses Dosage

North Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories reports that a prematurely born HIV-positive infant recently died after being given an accidental overdose of its Kaletra Oral Solution. In a letter to health care professionals posted on the Food and Drug... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jamaica: HIV Drug Shortage -- Medication Being Rationed

The shortage of some antiretrovirals has resulted in their being distributed in one-week rations instead of the customary monthly dosage -- or sometimes, not at all. The drugs in short supply are lopinavir and ritonavir (Aluvia) and emtricitabine... Read more »
AIDSinfo

Recommended Immunizations for HIV-Positive Adults

Immunization Name Associated Disease Dosage Comments and Warnings Recommended for All HIV-Positive Adults Hepatitis B virus (HBV) Hepatitis B 3 shots over a 6-month period Recommended unless there is evidence of immunity or active... Read more »
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high lipids

Posted by Anonymous
Has anyone tried this product http://www.policosanol.com/monograph.htm#dosage
if so please post results/side effects
Thanks

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Interferon Roferon Peginterfeon Side Effects

Posted by Claude, 1 Reply
Hi guys,

Did any of you go through bilogical treatment with any kind of Interferons. If you did could you please tell me more about your dosage and side effects?

I am currently on INTRON A and it's a living hell. I don't know what to do anymore.... Read more »

NAC

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Poz 16 years. Should i be taking NAC? Any stories, suggestions? good /Bad? What form and dosage? Thanks! Read more »

advice please

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a female that has currently switched from Viracept to Sustiva because of the beginning symptoms of lipodystrophy and have now put in an order for Serostim to attempt to combat this. My question is dosage. My doctor suggested starting at 3mg for... Read more »