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Suspension And Megace Side Effects

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An Overview of Megestrol Acetate (Megace)

me-JES-trole Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Other Name(s): Acetato de megestrol, Megestrol Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Megestrol acetate, also known as Megace, is a type of medicine called an... Read more »
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Acetato de Megestrol

Brand Name: Megace ES, Megace Oral Suspension Clase de medicamento: Infecciones oportunistas y otros El acetato de megestrol, tambiĆ©n conocido como Megace, es un tipo de medicamento llamado anticaquĆ©ctico. Estos productos hacen engordar al... Read more »
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Drug Watch: Nanotechnology for Antiretroviral Delivery

As people with HIV live longer and require ongoing antiretroviral therapy for years or decades, the ease and tolerability of treatment assumes added importance. Recent therapeutic advances that have contributed to increased convenience and improved... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Cost of megace treatment

Which are cheaper Megace tablets or oral suspension?...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
I would guess that you would get more milligrams per dollar in the suspension, but you would have to ask your pharmacist what his/her cost is. Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.... Read more »

should i be concerned?

Dear Doctor, I had some problems with appetite lately. Probably due to the medication. Healthwise i feel very good. T4 over 1000 and VL below 50. 2 weeks a go I got a prescription from my Doc which i see every 3 months. Megace oral suspension 20...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
I'm not familiar with night sweats as a side effect of either Megase or Androgel; though since both are steroid derivatives, I could believe it possible. I'd contact you doctor to be sure. BYBenjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.... Read more »