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Serostim Pricing

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Serono Discussing Settlement Details of Federal Investigation Into Price, Marketing of AIDS-Related Drug Serostim

The Swiss biotechnology company Serono and federal and state officials are discussing details of an agreement that could settle a federal Department of Justice investigation into the company's sales and pricing practices of its drug Serostim,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Serono to Pay $704 Million Settlement for Price, Marketing Fraud of AIDS-Related Drug Serostim

The Swiss biotechnology company Serono on Monday agreed to pay $704 million to settle a Department of Justice investigation into the company's sales and pricing practices of its drug Serostim, which is used to treat AIDS-related wasting, the New... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Investigators Might Examine Pricing Practices of Pharmacies That Sold AIDS-Related Drug Serostim, Court Papers Suggest

Pharmacies that sold Swiss biotechnology company Serono 's drug Serostim, which is used to treat AIDS-related wasting, might face federal inquiries, court papers suggest, the Boston Globe reports (Kerber, Boston Globe , 10/19). Serono on Monday... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Serostim

I just discovered that my serostim is out of date! What can I do, I have been using it for a while. I have been injecting depo testosterone, and serostim for quite some time now. I am also not taking HIV meds for over 1 year. My t-cells and viral...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I would contact the manufacturer (Serono=1-888-275-7376) or the pharmacist from whom you received the growth hormone. I doubt that you are in any danger but the question is whether the growth hormone with its high price tag is active and providing... Read more »

Serostim and facial fat

Serostim does effect facial fat. A hallmark of rHgh use in professional bodybuilders is that their faces have some sinking in of the cheeks....
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

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

Program for Wellness Restoration
Androgens, like higher doses of testosterone and anabolic steroids, and human growth hormone have been shown to decrease fat mass under the skin and in the visceral area. However, the doses used in HIV are a lot lower than in bodybuilding.There are... Read more »

serostim vs. megestrol

HiMy brother in law has severe wasting. He is in a long term facility at the moment. He has been in a hospital for 6months. He went in not knowing he was HIV. He has had numerous complications, and has managed through all of them. He is in late...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
I agree that Megace is unlikely to be of much use here. But, more importantly is whether your borther-in-law is receiving hospice care or if there is a consideration that he can recover. You did not indicate his CD4 cell count but if indeed he... Read more »

How do I get my doc to prescribe Serostim?

My pharmacy plan covers serostim. My old doctor prescribed it for me but my new one will not. Its not an option to go back to my old doctor for a variety of reasons---mostly distance and different health coverage. How can i pursuade him to write me...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
The art of persuasion is based on 2 facets logic and emotion. First, make the argument based on the rationale you have outlined as follows: I had some muscles, got none now, the medications contributed to this problem, serostim worked for me, so... Read more »
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In NEED of Serostim

Posted by Survivor77, 1 Reply
To make a long story short, my best friend has cancer. He has Osteosarcoma, is 22 year old, and he is dying. He is running out of options, and we are turning to alternative medicine.

If anyone has a Serostim surplus or any unused Serostim, please... Read more »

In NEED of Serostim

Posted by Survivor77

To make a long story short, my best friend has cancer. He has Osteosarcoma, is 22 year old, and he is dying. He is running out of options, and we are turning to alternative medicine.

If anyone has a Serostim surplus or any unused Serostim, please... Read more »

Serostim

Posted by Anonymous
I have serostim I can not use as my diabetes is bad. I have 3 months worth of my own prescription. I will sell it. Please e-mail me at kewljames@aol.com if you are interested in purchasing the Serostim. Serious replies only.

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Need Serostim (HGH)

Posted by elizzytate
Does anyone have a surplus of Serostim, or cannot use it due diabetics. I need some for a friend in dire need and never ending issues with his insurance. Send me a message. Serious people please. Read more »