|adverse effect of betamethasone, topical corticosteroid cream
Dec 11, 2005
hello doctor, i have used betamethasone cream for 2 months before i took my elisa test, does this affect test or could cause false negative?
the result was both non reactive for HIv-1 and Hiv 2.
I use that cream everytime my sebo flares up, since year 2000 till now.
thank very much
Response from Dr. Henry
Dexamethasone does not cause false + HIV tests.
adverse reaction to HIV meds
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