Jan 1, 2002
can people use the same needles more than once?
Response from Dr. Fried
Using needles more than once is never a good idea. Sharing needles will lead to tragic consequences. Re-using disposable needles, even in the medical setting, has also led to high infection rates of HIV and HCV in developing countries where medical practices may be sub-optimal. Please investigate the availability of drug treatment programs in your area.
ALT/AST and Viral Load Test Results
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.