|HIV from toothpaste
Jan 29, 2012
I can you get HIV from sharing toothpaste with someone who has HIV? My roomate has HIV and we share toothpaste but never toothbrushes. However, I was thinking wht if she used the paste and touched her brush and a couple minutes later I put the paste on my brush and both times the end of the paste tube touched the brushes. Coil I get HIV this way or am I safe to share toothpaste . I don't want to make him mad but also want to be totally safe!! Thanks so much!!!!!!!
| Response from Dr. Wohl
Nope, even the tartar control, extra whitening, stuff will not transmit HIV. If you are worried, though, pony up for your own tube. DW
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