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Serostim Growth Hormone

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Serostim (growth hormone) side effects

Three months ago I started losing weight, my VL was 30,000 and T-cell at 200. About 6-7 weeks ago I stopped my meds which included sustive,abacavir, and fortovase. I went to a nephologist to check my kidneys when high levels of protein and creatine...
Marc Hellerstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Marc Hellerstein, M.D., Ph.D.

University of California Berkeley & San Francisco
Dear Ramon;Your story is unusual, but I am glad that you are doing better. The sudden changes -- weight loss, urination, etc. then it all goes away -- make me wonder if you had an underlying infection that cleared, or even a period of transient... Read more »

Growing Hormone?

I was reading in the "ask the expert" forum about a guy from Sao Paulo who parties once in a while... Read more »

Serostim

What are your thoughts on Serostim? Did you use it with patients? Where?Side Effects? Read more »
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AIDS Treatment News

Danger: Counterfeit Serostim® (Human Growth Hormone)

On May 17 Serono, Inc. and the U.S. FDA warned that new counterfeit drug labeled Serostim had been found. There had been a warning of a previous case of counterfeit Serostim in January of this year. From the press release: "Serono, Inc. and the U.S.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Next Generation of Human Growth Hormone

...course, he watched calories. But when I pushed him for more details, he finally confided that his doctor had prescribed him human growth hormone, that he had been injecting himself with a low dose for about seven years, and that growth hormone... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

ACRIA Trials in Progress

...crofelemer for 5 months. Avandia and Serostim People with insulin resistance will take Avandia (rosiglitazone), or Serostim (growth hormone), or both for 6 months to see how they affect glucose, insulin levels and body shape. KP-1461 ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

3 Fake Drugs Are Found in Pharmacies

...and distributors to warn them about the counterfeit drugs. The medications involved are three injectable drugs: Serostim, a growth hormone sold by Serono and used by AIDS patients; Nutropin, a growth hormone sold by Genentech; and Neupogen, a... Read more »
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Serostim and Exercise

Posted by WillinFTL
...I just started Serostim (growth Hormone) and need some help in starting an exercise program. If anyone knows the best way to exercise and see the best results from Sterostim, Read more »

For those with access to SEROSTIM

Posted by Anonymous
... Please email me privately. Many of our brothers and sisters are having great difficulty obtaining Serostim growth hormone by Serono. This nonsense has gone on long enough. If you have access, please contact me. Time on people's lives is... Read more »

anyone else taking serotism???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I recently started taking serostim (growth hormone) after a long battle with my insurance company to pay for it. Has anyone else out there had Read more »

lipodystrophy from protease inhibitors

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...became extremely thin. As I continued taking the drugs, the problem contiuned. I have tried, and had some success with the Human Growth Hormone, Serastim. But it didn't help the problem with the breasts. I am considering (strongly considering) a... Read more »