|Hom Testing Kits accurate??
May 13, 2006
Wrote you a couple of weeks ago about symptoms.Took a home test at 4 months and it has come back neg. Still not sure because of all the symptoms, I had. I was on antibiotics at the time. Do I need to be tested again??Donated at that time and will again. Just want to get over this and look forward to getting life back to norma;/
| Response from Dr. Frascino
You want to get back to "norma;/"? Who the hell is Norma?
Regarding FDA-approved home- (not hom) test kits for HIV, yes, they are very accurate. You can check the archives regarding specific brands of home-test kits if you need additional information.
Antibiotics do not affect HIV test results.
I would consider your four-month negative test WOO-HOO-able!
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