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I Have Hiv Can I Take Xanax

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Do Paxil or Xanax interfere with HIV testing?

I had an HIV test and was wondering if Paxil or Xanax would interfere in the ELISA test. My test result was negative at 6.5 months. I was taking both during the time I got tested.
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Not to my knowledge. Read more »

wondering about the effect of certain drugs {xanax, percoset, marijuana} on a hiv+ ppl

hi dr. bob I was wondering about the effect that say a drug like zanax or adivan might have on the... Read more »

effects of marinol and xanax

I have HIV+ for 20 yrs. now, last July of '08 I started also taking Marinol and Xanax, after about... Read more »
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xanax

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I started taking xanax about 4 months ago because I couldn't handle knowing that I had a known exposure to hiv and hepc I am taking about five purple footballs a day. I know it's not good to turn to drugs for your problems but I quit drinking Read more »

I don't know if I can do this...

Posted by allentownboy, 13 Replies
Wow. The last three weeks have been unreal since being diagnosed. I am really sick and not sure if I am going to make it, despite being reassured to the contrary. I simply cannot wrap my head around it...I am emotionally and physically exhausted.... Read more »

Just married, could this be HIV?

Posted by peezy, 3 Replies
...next five days. On the fifth day, I went to an urgent care physician and described my concern. He ran bloodwork, including an HIV test. In about twenty minutes he came back with a negative result & mentioned that he saw "no traces" of HIV in... Read more »