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HIV testing & Taking Depakote/ or Valporic Acid
Jan 21, 2013

Hello I am a 31 year old male. I practise safe sex with female partners. I test regularly for HIV just in case. I take prescription Depakote 500 mg daily for preventing seizures. Does Depakote/ or as its better known Valporic Acid affect my HIV Antibody test. Does it delay the window period beyond 3 months or possibly yield a " FALSE NEGATIVE".

This is my third time asking this question in the Please & Thank You I would like a definitive answer

Response from Mr. Chambers

I'm sorry you have had to ask this three times, but unfortunately you asked the wrong person. I handle benefits and am not qualified to answer transmission questions.

Needle stick, possible HIV?

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