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Sculptra Poly L Lactic Acid

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An Overview of Poly-L-Lactic Acid (Sculptra, New-Fill)

... Brand Name: Sculptra Other Name(s): New-Fill, PLA, PLLA Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Poly-L-lactic acid, also known as PLLA, is the main ingredient of Sculptra, also known as New-Fill. Sculptra is a powder that is mixed with water and then injected into the skin. Sculptra belongs to the class of medicines called dermal fillers.
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Can I use both Percise and Sculptra?

I first had Scluptra done back when it was NewFill it did not last long maybe because I had a lot of facial wasting. I went to Mexico and had Precise done, a filler. My face looks a lot better now. This was a year ago. I am thinking of having some...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...milled into microscopic spheres, combined with a carrier substance, and injected as a permanent filler. Sculptra is poly-L-lactic acid and is absorbable semi-permanent filler. Sculptra lasts about 1 to 3 years and may be used in patients who... Read more »

scluptra

can scluptra interfer with my medication i am taking now
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Nope. Sculptra (poly-l-lactic acid) is an inert substance and does not interact or interfere with any medication. I have had personal experience with this product 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 Janeiro, Pros and Cons.ThanksGary
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...does not break down. Until more data and experience are available, I cannot personally recommend this product. Sculptra (poly-L-lactic acid) and Radiesse (calcium hydroxylapatite) are FDA approved for the treatment of facial lipoatrophy in the... Read more »

Sculptra & Restylin

I recently found out about the new product Sculptra. I have searched your website and looked at the Sculptra website and found several authorized doctors that use the proceedure. I went to one of them and she told me that it would take 4 to six...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I have had personal experience with Sculptra and have been very pleased with the results. Sculptra is poly-L-lactic acid, a synthetic product that is immunologically inert and eventually broken down and removed from the body. It is the only... Read more »
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Seattle Treatment Education Project

The FDA Has Accepted the Filing for an Injectable Poly-L-Lactic Acid Called "Sculptra" to Treat Facial Lipoatrophy (February 5, 2004)

...filing and granted expedited review of the company's Premarket Approval Application (PMA) for Sculptra TM (injectable poly-L-lactic acid), a long-lasting, synthetically derived, dermal contouring agent to help restore lost facial volume in... Read more »
infoSIDA

Poly-L-lactic acid

...Que Usan o Han Usado Este Medicamento Haga clic aquí para buscar en ClinicalTrials.gov ensayos clínicos que usan Poly-L-lactic acid. Fabricantes Poly-L-lactic acid Dermik Laboratories, Inc. 1050 Westlakes Dr. Berwyn, PA 19312 Phone:... Read more »
The Body

Treating My Facial Wasting

...procedure and the results. Dr. Pierone used a combination of Radiesse (calcium hydroxylapatite, Radiance) and Sculptra (poly-L-lactic acid, New-Fill) to begin restoring the loss of facial fat, and I look forward to follow-up procedures in the... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Fat Wasting and HAART

...in Toronto, can sometimes subsidize the cost of reparative surgery. Some facial fillers, such as New Fill (Sculptra, poly-L-lactic acid), eventually get reabsorbed by the body and broken down. Other fillers, such as Bio Alcamid (polyalkylimide),... Read more »
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