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Propecia And Hypogonadism

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Aids wasting?

Hi Bob I had unprotected sex a few times last year. I also took propecia for hair loss which gave me libido problems. About a month after I quit propecia I started to lose muscle mass and became impotent. I lost 20lbs in three months. Now I'm...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...whether or not you have symptoms.There are many potential causes for "libido problems." These range from hormonal problems (hypogonadism/low testosterone, etc.) to psychological problems (depression/anxiety, etc.). If you are not responding to... Read more »

Problems getting a hard erection

Just recently I started to experience problems getting an erection. It started about two months ago... Read more »

propecia and hiv drugs

A quick question. In scanning your website, I saw some old postings from several years ago that... Read more »
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The Prevalence of Hypogonadism in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving HAART

... The prevalence of hypogonadism in HIV-infected patients receiving HAART (Poster Presentation TuPeB3180) Authored by M. Desyatnik, A. Baaj, A. Fisher (United Read more »
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men with HIV Infection

... Introduction: A number of endocrine abnormalities have been reported in people infected with HIV. Among these, hypogonadism is well described, particularly as men progress to AIDS and in those who are wasting. Testosterone has both anabolic... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

A Transgender Therapy Primer

...and Berlactone) is the treatment of choice due to safety and availability. It is a potassium-sparing diuretic. Finasteride (Propecia 1 mg or Proscar 5 mg) may be used alone or in combination with spironolactone. It reduces the size of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FDA Probes Risks of HIV, Prostate, Other Drugs

...reports of male breast cancer in patients taking the prostate drugs Avodart or Proscar, and in those taking the baldness product Propecia. The quarterly report covers the period October through December 2009. FDA emphasized that "the listing of a... Read more »
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hair loss

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Has anyone experienced unrelenting hair loss from meds?IF so,did anyone have problems with sustiva or DDI or viracept?Were you able to do anything about the loss regardless of which aofending med it was.If you made a drug change or interrupted... Read more »

ME DUELE MUCHO EL ESTOMAGO

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HOLA YA LLEVO 10 DIAS DE EL CONTACTO DE RIESGO SOY EL QUE LE AGARRARON EL PENE EN UN BANO PUBLICO Y ME HA ESTADO DOLIENDO EL ESTOMAGO PERO NO TENGO DEARREA TENGO MUCHO MIEDO EL PANICO ME ESTA MATANDO. Read more »

analisis normal

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Holas a ttodos... Mi duda es que yo tube una situacion de bajisimo riesgo hace unos 5 aos o ms y me e echo numerosos analisis de sangre con 3 hojas de resultados ,,,, q si plaqutas ..... etc..... y nunka m e puesto malo ni nada.. Podria tener... Read more »