|Does sharing vial of steroid(testosterone 400) risky for HIV AND hapitatis
Feb 11, 2013
Hi I am anxious. I used to take steroid, i never shared needles, all the needles were packeged from cvs new and i used to swap the injection site with alcohole. But i shared the vial of Steroid (testosterone 400). Can i catch Hiv or hepatitis from it? The guy that i shared the vial with him said he never used same needle when he put it in the vial!!!!,,,
| Response from Dr. Taylor
Sharing any type of injection equipment including the vial of steroid poses a risk. I suggest geting tested for HIV and HCV.
There are concerning consequences of injecting yourself with testerone without a doctor's involvement. I hope you can find a doctor you can trust and discuss this.
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