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Types Of Lipodystrophy

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Protease-Type Lipodystrophy and Bromocriptine(Parlodel)

Dear Doctor,I am a PWA living in Albuquerque. New Mexico with other neurological pre-HIV disabilities that are just now being treated with bromocriptine(Parlodel). During my internet research on this medication, biased, perhaps, by a professional...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Thank you for your interesting comments. I am not aware of any good data regarding bromocriptine and fat redistribution syndrome. Bromocriptine use has numerous potential side effects and it is metabolized in the liver so I would be concerned... Read more »

Lipodystrophy (LIPODYSTROPHY)

I'm trying to find CURRENT information about lipo treatment options, but everything I find,... Read more »

my 11 year old with this

My son is only 11 and was diagosed with Lipodystrophy. He does NOT have Aids......Why would he get... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Drug Watch: TH9507 -- An Experimental Treatment for Lipodystrophy

...Theratechnologies, is currently showing promise in clinical trials and may represent a new treatment option for people with some types of lipodystrophy. Lipodystrophy Lipodystrophy is a broad term that refers to a variety of body shape... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...skin and hair healthy, protecting body organs, and maintaining bodytemperature. Fats also stores energy. There are different types of fat found in the body. Visceral fat is locateddeep in the belly under the muscle. Subcutaneous fat is the layer... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Body Shape Changes (Lipodystrophy)

...noticed in people taking the protease inhibitor Crixivan (indinavir). However, lipo can develop in people taking many different types of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Is Lipo Dangerous? Although it is not life threatening, lipo is a serious... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

...skin and hair healthy, protecting body organs, and maintaining bodytemperature. Fats also stores energy. There are different types of fat found in the body. Visceral fat is locateddeep in the belly under the muscle. Subcutaneous fat is the layer... Read more »
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can you avoid lipodystrophy?

Posted by hopefulone, 4 Replies
...s there a way you can avoid or lesson the impact of lipodystrophy if on atripla? good diet and regular exercise? or regardless of exercise and diet youre going to change? Read more »

Lipodystrophy and relationships

Posted by capri75
...Anyone out there who has experienced a feeling of neglect in a relationship because they have lipodystrophy even thought they have healthy blood counts and full of energy. Anyone who knows a dating sites for people with lipodystrophy? Read more »

LIPODYSTROPHIE

Posted by easteurope, 1 Reply
LIPO - is this our future ? http://www.lipodistrofia.info/player.php Read more »

Lyposuction and Lipodystrophy

Posted by HHHEY
...Does anyone have any information as to the pro's and con's of having lyposuction when you are dealing with onset Lipodystrophy. Side effects, long term concerns, etc? Read more »